Syria: UNRWA - Humanitarian Snapshot, February 2020
Two Palestine refugees killed amidst rising tensions in the south of Syria On the evening of 28 February, two Palestine refugees, Raghad and Laila, were killed by an improvised explosive device (IED) while walking back to their home in Dera’a camp, located in southern Syria...
Syria: UNRWA - Humanitarian Snapshot, January 2020
UNRWA launches 2020 budget appeal On 31 January 2020, the Acting Commissioner-General of UNRWA, Christian Saunders, called for a minimum of US$ 1.4 billion to fund the Agency’s essential services and assistance, including life-saving humanitarian aid and priority projects,...
Lebanon: UNRWA Humanitarian Snapshot, November & December, 2019
2019 EMERGENCY APPEAL The conflict in Syria in its eight year continues to have shattering consequences for ordinary people whom have lost their homes, livelihoods and security. Palestine refugees are one of the communities worst affected by the conflict. They rely on UNRWA...
UNRWA West Bank – A Month in UNRWA (January 2020)
The purpose of ‘A Month in UNRWA’ is to provide a snapshot of the programmes and operations of the UNRWA West Bank Field Office on a monthly basis.
Syria: UNRWA - Achievements and Highlights in 2019
Emergency Appeal Funding Level: In 2019, US$ 220 million was needed to cover the costs of the Agency's emergency interventions in Syria. However, only 30.2 per cent of total funding requirements were pledged or received by end of the year.