Emergency Appeals

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Palestinians in the Gaza Strip and West Bank are living in conditions of severe hardship and social distress. A protracted socio-economic crisis, characterized by draconian restrictions on Palestinian movement and the repeated destruction of physical assets, has seen major...
Quick-response plan to restore critical services to refugees in Gaza
IDF Operation Cast Lead has wrought unprecedented devastation and hardship on an already impoverished population, compounding the effects of an 18 month blockade and tight regime of closures and restrictions on movement that date back to the early 1990s. Since the start of...
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Approximately 27,000 Palestine refugees were displaced from Nahr el-Bared camp (NBC) and its adjacent areas in northern Lebanon in mid-2007, as a result of the conflict between the Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF) and the extremist Fatah Al-Islam group. The camp was pounded with...
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Covering period 1 Apr - 30 June 2003 On 6 June, UNRWA issued an Emergency Appeal for the second half of 2003 for US$102.9 million. Included in the appeal is a request for US$21.5 million to allow for the repair and reconstruction of damaged and destroyed refugee shelters in...