Emergency Appeals

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UNRWA revised its 2008 Emergency Appeal budget from US$237m to US$262m as part of the CAP Mid-Year Review process, in response to rapid escalation in food and operational costs. By the end of December 2008 the Agency had received pledges for US$177 million, or 67% of total...
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On 1 November, approximately 70 Israeli armoured vehicles entered Beit Hanoun in north eastern Gaza marking the start of an operation codenamed Autumn Clouds, the stated aim of which was to counter the firing of home-made rockets into southern Israel. On 2 November, the...
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To mitigate the effects of the deteriorating humanitarian situation, UNRWA has revised its 2006 Emergency Appeal to ensure life-saving support to increasing numbers of vulnerable refugees in the oPt. In particular, UNRWA will: Expand its emergency employment programmes to...
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The Palestine refugees in Lebanon are severely affected by the devastating conflict, as a result of the violence they endure and their socio-economic vulnerability prior to the outbreak of hostilities. People have fled the UNRWA camps in the south away from the fighting and...