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UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl (left) addresses the Nahr el Bared reconstruction meeting, calling on the international community to support the camp’s reconstruction. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Ali Hashisho
06 October 2016
The European Union has allocated EUR 12 million in support of UNRWA efforts for the reconstruction of the Nahr el‑Bared Camp in Lebanon. These funds come in addition to the EUR 24 million previously donated by the European Union to contribute to rebuilding the NBC
© 2016 UNRWA Photo by Hussein Jaber
02 June 2016
The UNRWA Gaza Training Centre in Gaza city opened its “photo and story” exhibition, displaying the work of the Centre’s first year graphic design students, as produced during the scholastic year 2015-2016
© 2016 UNRWA Photo
10 March 2016
1 March – 8 March 2016 | issue 134 On 8 March, under this year’s slogan ‘Planet 50:50 by 2030: Step it up for gender equality’ , the UNRWA Gender Initiative organized a celebration of International Women’s Day in the UNRWA Technical and Vocational Training Centre in Khan...
Syria Crisis Response Update (issue no 62)
29 October 2013
Conflict is increasingly encroaching on UNRWA camps with shelling and clashes continuing to take place in and nearby a number of them.
Syria Crisis Response Update (issue no 61)
19 October 2013
REGIONAL OVERVIEW Conflict is increasingly encroaching on UNRWA camps with shelling and clashes continuing to take place in and nearby a number of them. A reported 4 Palestine Refugees (PR) were killed in the last 2 weeks as a result. UNRWA estimates over 50% of registered...
30 September 2013
Conflict is increasingly encroaching on UNRWA camps with shelling and clashes continuing to take place in and nearby a number of camps. A reported 1 Palestine Refugee (PR) was killed this week as a result. UNRWA estimates over 50% of registered PR are displaced either in...
EU Commissioner and Director for Enlargement and Neighborhood Policy, Stefan Fule, ( right) and Commissioner General of UNRWA, Filippo Grandi
24 September 2013
The European Union has announced an additional contribution of EUR 8 million (6 million euro for emergency education and 2 million euro for shelter assistance) to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA),
26 July 2013
UNRWA remains gravely concerned about the risks posed to Palestine refugee civilians in several camps in Damascus Governorate, particularly in Yarmouk, where ongoing armed conflict is reaching new peaks of intensity. To the south of Damascus city, several Palestine refugee...
26 July 2013
UNRWA remains gravely concerned about the risks posed to Palestine refugee civilians in several camps in Damascus Governorate, particularly in Yarmouk, where ongoing armed conflict is reaching new peaks of intensity.
16 July 2013
UNRWA expresses great sorrow at the death of another member of staff in Syria, who lost his life as a result of the ongoing conflict. Muhannad Ashmawi, born 18 July, 1974, joined UNRWA in 2007 as a school attendant. He served in two UNRWA schools in Yarmouk, where he had...