Emergency Appeals

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For more than 36 months the cycle of violence and despair across the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) has continued. The past three years have seen more than 2,500 dead - among them 8 UNRWA staff - and countless more injured. Many Israeli fatalities - military and...
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This Final Report summarises the activities carried out by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) that were funded under the Emergency Appeal for Northern Lebanon (September 2007-August 2008). This appeal was launched in...
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The July 2006 war led to the mass displacement of around 900,000 civilians – nearly one quarter of Lebanon’s population – who were forced to flee their towns and villages as a result of the Israeli bombing campaign of residential areas, particularly in the south and in...
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The protracted crisis in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt), which began with the onset of the Al Aqsa intifada in late-2000, has now raged for almost a decade. During this period, living levels of Palestinians across the West Bank and Gaza Strip have slumped, ravaged...
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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...