Reports

A dentist checking teeth of a girl at a health centre in Lebanon. @ 2020 UNRWA Photo by Ibrahim Miari
UNRWA Health Department is working closely with the World Health Organization (WHO), Ministries of Health, and partners in all five field locations to protect the safety of Palestine refugees and minimize the risk of COVID-19 transmission in the fragile refugee camp...
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...
UNRWA medical staff outside the COVID-19 triage centre at Beach Camp Boys’ Preparatory School “A”, Gaza. © 2020 UNRWA Photo
This report summarizes the main activities carried out by UNRWA in response to the COVID-19 pandemic between March and June 2020, which have been reported in weekly and later fortnightly updates since April.
Two Palestine refugees from Syria in their refugee camp in Jordan smiling to the camera. © 2013 UNRWA Photo by Alaa’ Ghosheh
In 2017, UNRWA decided to reform its Relief and Social Services Programme with the centrepiece being social work reform. What was identified as an underutilization of UNRWA relief and social work field officers, was to be transformed into a work force that could support...