Press Releases

19 February 2018
The Head of the European Commission Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Office (ECHO) in Lebanon, Massimiliano Mangia, and the Director of UNRWA Affairs in Lebanon, Claudio Cordone, announced that the European Commission has contributed over US$ 327,000 in support of the...
08 February 2018
The European Union (EU) has contributed a total of EUR 3 million (approximately US$ 3.7 million) to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) in support of the Agency’s 2017 Syria Regional Appeal. The donation will help fund emergency cash assistance for more than...
UNRWA and Iceland Sign First Ever Multi-Year Agreement in the Total Value of US$ 1 Million. © 2018 UNRWA Photo, James Dykstra
07 February 2018
Today, the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) and Iceland signed a multi-year framework agreement that will see Iceland contribute ISK 25 million (approximately US$ 250,000) per year to support UNRWA human development work...
05 February 2018
Kuwait has announced a donation of US$ 900,000 to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) in response to the Agency’s Syria Regional Crisis Appeal.
TIKA Contributes Medical Supplies to UNRWA Health Centre in Jordan
03 February 2018
The Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TİKA) made a generous in-kind contribution of medical supplies to the Amman North Camp Health Centre of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East. The in-kind contribution, consisting...