Emergency Appeals

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Since late-2000, the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) has been in deep crisis. The collapse of the economy, brought on by severe and sustained restrictions on access and movement of Palestinian goods and persons, has seen dramatic declines in living conditions, with...
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On 4 June 2007 UNRWA launched a Flash Appeal for US $12.7 million to address the urgent needs of thousands of displaced Palestine refugees and their host families. So far the response of the international community has been very generous and some US $17,000,000 was been...
Emergency Appeal for Northern Lebanon
On 20 May 2007 fierce clashes between the radical group Fatah al Islam (FAI) and the Lebanese Army (LA) erupted in Tripoli (northern Lebanon) and quickly spread to the nearby Nahr el-Bared camp (NBC). Due to the fighting, over 30,000 Palestine refugees fled their homes in...
Lebanon Crisis 2006 Flash Appeal
The Flash Appeal for Lebanon seeks a total of 150 million dollars to meet the needs of some 800,000 people over the next three months. Funding for the appeal will enable aid groups to carry out programmes to feed, shelter, and protect civilians caught in a cruel conflict...