Reports

23 May 2016
Since 2005, Palestine refugees have been granted the right to practice about seventy (70) professions that were previously prohibited to them and restricted to Lebanese nationals only. By virtue of Article 3 of the Ministerial Decision promulgated on a regular basis by the...
Schools on the front line: The impact of armed conflict and violence on UNRWA schools and education services

Schools on the front line

22 May 2016
Many UNRWA schools are on the front line of armed conflict and violence, which has endangered the lives of Palestine refugee children and posed serious challenges to providing for their education. This report documents the impact of armed conflict and violence in recent...
Syria Palestine refugees humanitarian snapshot, March 2016
26 April 2016
International Women’s Day : UNRWA celebrated the resilience of Palestine refugee women in Syria through staged performances at the Damascus Opera House on 23 March. The evening presented three acts including a dance performance expressing the equality of roles women and men...
08 April 2016
The following observations are provided in the context of proceedings that are pending before the Israeli High Court relating to punitive demolitions in the Kalandia Palestine refugee camp and in view of the questions that were raised in these proceedings that relate to...
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Syria: UNRWA Operations and Achievements in 2015

17 March 2016
In 2015, UNRWA operations continued to be impacted by unpredictable and devastating armed violence and increasingly complex and deepening humanitarian needs. In response, the Agency continued to prioritize the provision of basic services and humanitarian assistance to...