Reports

Syria Palestine refugees humanitarian snapshot, March 2016
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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 have...

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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 UNRWA, its role and...

© 2015 UNRWA

Syria: UNRWA Operations and Achievements in 2015

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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 support the 450,000...

Syria Palestine refugees humanitarian snapshot, February 2016
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Access to distribute humanitarian assistance for residents of Yarmouk, Yalda, Babila and Beit Saham was made possible for the 1rst time since June from a distribution point in Yalda. From 13 to 29 February, UNRWA distributed 5,700 food parcels; 19,160 blankets; and 2,400 hygiene kits containing...

© 2014 UNRWA Lebanon Field Office Archives
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In view of addressing gender-based violence (GBV) holistically, in 2009, UNRWA adopted a multisectoral approach informed by the Inter-Agency Standing Committee (IASC) Guidelines for GBV Interventions in Humanitarian Settings.  Work on addressing GBV has focused on the building of referral...