UNRWA Alliance Health Centre, Damascus, Syria. © 2016 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad.
The UNRWA Department of Health latest annual report, released in Geneva today, reveals important statistics regarding the Agency’s health programme and the health situation of Palestine refugees in the Agency’s five fields of operations
UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl (second from left) addresses member states’ delegates at the opening session of the first biannual Advisory Commission Meeting of 2017. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Marwan Baghdadi
“Wherever they turn today, Palestine refugees see no horizon, no identifiable political solution, no genuine determination, no respect of their rights,” UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl tells member states’ delegates at the first biannual Advisory Commission Meeting of 2017, held in Amman
Reem Yaghy speaks with a journalist from Al Quds Network. © 2017 UNRWA  Photo by Yahia Masswadeh
Earlier this week, Reem Yaghy, a 14-year-old ninth grader from the Aqbat Jabr UNRWA Basic Girls School, became the Director of UNRWA Operations (DUO) in the West Bank for a day. Together with West Bank DUO Scott Anderson and a number of UNRWA officials, Reem began her day of meetings and site visits at the UNRWA Jerusalem Area Office. Reem speaks with the UNRWA Jalazone Girls School Parliament team. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Yahia Masswadeh Reem’s first official action as DUO was to inaugurate ‘DUO for A Day’ as an annual event. Next, Reem met with UNRWA Jerusalem area chiefs of the health and...
© 2016 UNRWA Photo by Tala Zeitawi
The Russian Federation has contributed US$ 2 million to UNRWA in support of its core programmes and services, including education for over 500,000 children, quality primary health care for over 3.5 million patients and assistance for over 250,000 acutely vulnerable refugees