Yarmouk

29 April 2015
The United States Government announced a new US$ 6 million contribution to UNRWA on 24 April, making the United States one of the first donor countries to respond to the Agency’s April 17 call for funds to support Yarmouk. Announced at a UN Security Council Briefing on the...
29 April 2015
A large, inter-agency convoy entered Yalda, Babila and Beit Saham today, delivering critical humanitarian items to conflict-affected civilians; both local residents and those displaced from Yarmouk.
26 April 2015
UNRWA successfully continued humanitarian response operations today, providing 10,000 litres of drinking water to displaced civilians and host communities in Yalda. The mission also provided 1,200 bags of bread.
25 April 2015
UNRWA successfully continued humanitarian response operations today, providing 20,000 litres of drinking water to displaced civilians and host communities in Beit Saham.
23 April 2015
UNRWA continues to seek secure and unhindered access to Yarmouk itself and stands ready to expand the response in the case of further displacement from the area
22 April 2015
UNRWA successfully continued humanitarian response operations today, providing 20,000 litres of drinking water to displaced civilians and host communities in Yalda
20 April 2015
UNRWA successfully expanded its humanitarian response operations today, distributing humanitarian assistance to displaced civilians and host communities in Beit Saham for the first time. 988 food parcels, 1,200 bags of bread and other humanitarian items were provided.
18 April 2015
UNRWA continued to its humanitarian response to the Yarmouk crisis today, distributing humanitarian assistance to displaced civilians and host communities in Babila for the first time
17 April 2015
UNRWA is seeking an immediate injection of US$ 30 million to provide life-sustaining assistance to the 18,000 civilians from Yarmouk, including 3,500 children, and those affected by conflict and displacement in other areas, during an initial 90 day rapid response.