Reports

Palestine refugee woman teaches her son during COVID-19 school closures. © 2020 UNRWA Photo
The Rapid COVID-19 Socio-economic Study of Effects on Palestine Refugees has enormously benefited from guidance and contributions of various people who have worked hard during movement restrictions around COVID-19.The Agency appreciates all the support provided by staff...
Distribution of food baskets & hygiene kits during mission to locked down area of Jdaidet al-Fadel in July 2020 © 2020 UNRWA Photo
UNRWA Responds against Rapid Increase in Number of Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 The month of July witnessed a rapid increase in the number of con­rmed COVID-19 cases in Syria. In July, 532 cases were con­rmed, compared to 157 cases in June and 79 cases in May. Limited COVID-...
Distribution of food baskets during mission to YBB in June 2020 © 2020 UNRWA Photo
UNRWA Continues to Deliver Essential Services despite COVID19- Challenges UNRWA sustained the delivery of basic services and humanitarian assistance to Palestine refugees during the month of June, while navigating the evolving preventative measures in place by authorities...
Bene_ciaries receiving cash assistance at UNRWA distribution point in Damascus © 2020 UNRWA Photo
Updated Flash Appeal Launched for COVID19- Response Meanwhile, UNRWA continued to deliver basic services and humanitarian assistance to Palestine refugees during the month of May, while navigating ongoing preventative measures in place by the authorities in response to the...
A dentist checking teeth of a girl at a health centre in Syria. © 2020 UNRWA Photo by Ibrahim Miari
By the end of January, 2020, UNRWA had already begun to prepare and respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. Given the densely populated, poor living conditions in Palestine refugee camps, UNRWA was deeply concerned about the high potential for rapid flareups of COVID-19 outbreaks...