Palestine refugees

19 January 2022
UNRWA launched today a Special Appeal to support Palestine refugees in Lebanon who are confronted with increasing hardship and vulnerability. Funds raised by this appeal will provide vital assistance to Palestine refugees from Lebanon (PRL) and Palestine refugees from Syria...
18 January 2022
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) has announced it is seeking from the international community US$ 1.6 billion in 2022.
04 January 2022
“Being part of caring for the health and wellbeing of another human being is really the highest form of human calling and here it also represents a deep privilege that people trust my services and build a therapeutic alliance with me.
30 December 2021
This winter, over 18,000 Palestinian refugees from Syria (PRS) in Jordan will receive essential winterization support from the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany. A generous contribution of EUR 2 million to UNRWA
23 December 2021
Throughout the year, I had the opportunity to meet and interact with many Palestine refugees across all our fields of operation. I have made it a priority for me to meet with you and your representatives and to listen and see first-hand the hardship you face.
10 December 2021
The Commissioner-General of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), Mr. Phillippe Lazzarini, just ended a three-day visit in Lebanon where he met with UNRWA staff and refugees in Burj Barajneh camp in Beirut.
24 November 2021
UNRWA and the Government of Germany through KfW Development Bank signed agreements in support of Palestine refugees in Gaza and Lebanon, amounting to a total of EUR 25 million.
18 November 2021
Today, Josep Borrell, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission; Olivér Várhelyi, Commissioner for Neighbourhood and Enlargement and Philippe Lazzarini, UNRWA Commissioner-General, signed a...
Kadraa al-Mawed, ninety-year -old receives some medical attention at the UNRWA mobile clinic. © 2021 UNRWA photo
Emergency Appeal Funding Level UNRWA requires US$ 191.8 million to sustain the delivery of humanitarian assistance, basic services and protection interventions to the 438,000 Palestine refugees estimated to remain in Syria.
04 November 2021
UNRWA facilities have become a symbol of safety and peace for Palestine refugees in Syria. Survivors of more than ten years of conflict, Palestine refugees need stable, secure spaces where they can gather as a community, develop their hobbies and explore their creativity