updated UNRWA flash appeal for the covid-19 response

Friday, May 8, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic is an unprecedented global public health crisis. As of 5 May, there have been more than 3.5 million confirmed cases around the world and 245,150 deaths reported to the World Health Organization. Almost all countries have now been affected, including the five fields of UNRWA operation, i.e. Gaza, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria and West Bank, including East Jerusalem, and neighbouring countries. 

An UNRWA staff member provides medication to an elderly Palestine refugee. © 2020 UNRWA Photo