UAE

12 December 2017
The United Arab Emirates UNRWA signed a 40.4 million dirhams ($11 million) cooperation agreement. A second cooperation agreement in the amount of Dh 14.6 million (US$ 4 million) was signed between the UAE’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, UNRWA...
16 May 2017
Thirty-eight-year-old UNRWA teacher Basema al-Mlalha is the main breadwinner for her family of five
03 November 2016
The United Arab Emirates announced a new US$ 15 million contribution to support the UNRWA education programme in the Gaza Strip
31 August 2015
The Government of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has stepped forward with a generous US$ 15 million contribution in support of the critical UNRWA education programme. The pledge comes at a crucial time, as a US$ 101 million funding shortfall had put at risk the start of the...
10 July 2015
Generous support from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is making a meaningful difference to Palestine refugees in Syria as they celebrate the holy month of Ramadan this year. In 2014, the UAE donated US$ 15 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) food...
08 April 2015
“I felt so happy to see the smile on girls’ faces when I was distributing school kits to them in Talbieh school,” Diala says. Diala Amer Fayez Kakish, 16, is a 10th grade student at Raha International School in Abu Dhabi. She recently donated 210 school kits to students at...
25 February 2015
For 55-year-old Jamal Hamzeh and his family, the UNRWA food assistance he received last November, made possible by generous support from the United Arab Emirates, has been a lifeline. Like the majority of the 480,000 Palestine refugees in Syria affected by the armed...
18 February 2015
UNRWA distributes food parcels to over 93,000 families during first round of assistance
09 December 2014
East Jerusalem The UN General Assembly has voted with an overwhelming majority to admit Brazil and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to full membership of the Advisory Commission of the United Nations Relief Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA); the...