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...
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.
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.
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.