Meeting the Human Development and Humanitarian Needs of Palestine Refugees
In December 2019, the United Nations General Assembly voted overwhelmingly in support of the extension of the UNRWA mandate until 2023. As long as Palestine refugees remain refugees, UNRWA is the organization that they turn to for education, health care, housing, social...
UNRWA West Bank – A Month in UNRWA (December 2019)
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 amonthly basis.
A Month in UNRWA - West Bank, November 2019
A Month in UNRWA provides a snapshot of UNRWA operations in the West Bank.
Syria: UNRWA - Humanitarian Snapshot, November 2019
UNRWA continues to face a nancial crisis that is aecting its ability to deliver essential services, including humanitarian assistance to Palestine refugees in Syria. As of 30 November 2019, only 27.3 per cent of UNRWA Emergency Appeal 2019 requirements for Syria were...
A Palestine refugee student in class at the  UNRWA Budrus Secondary School. © 2008 UNRWA Photo by John Tordai.
Persons with disabilities are historically stigmatised and marginalised. This has limited their access to basic services, and participation in the mainstream of life on an equal basis with others. Disability is closely linked to poverty. Poor people are prone to acquiring...