Press Releases

© 2018 Photo courtesy of Marco Giallonardi (AICS)
23 March 2018
The Consul General of Italy to Jerusalem, Mr. Fabio Sokolowicz, and the Director of External Relations and Communications of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), Ms. Francoise Vanni, along with Ms. Cristina Natoli,...
His Holiness Pope Francis Received UNRWA Commissioner-General in a Private Audience Following Extraordinary Rome Conference Aimed at Addressing UNRWA’s Unprecedented Financial Crisis
17 March 2018
The Vatican, Today, in Rome, His Holiness Pope Francis received UNRWA’s Commissioner-General, Pierre Krähenbühl, in a private audience . The dialogue focused on the plight of Palestine refugees in the West Bank, Gaza, Jordan, Lebanon and Syria. The Commissioner-General...
15 March 2018
Rome. 15 March, 2015: Powerful political support was expressed for UNRWA, its mandate and critical services to Palestine refugees at a ministerial conference in Rome today entitled “Preserving Dignity and Sharing Responsibility: Mobilizing Collective Action for UNRWA”. The...
THE CATALAN AGENCY FOR DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION CONTRIBUTES EUR 100,000 TO PROVIDE PSYCHOLOGICAL SUPPORT TO CHILDREN VICTIMS OF CONFLICT IN GAZA.
15 March 2018
The Catalan Agency for Development Cooperation (ACCD) has contributed EUR 100.000 to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) to provide psychological support to 1028 Palestine refugee children in Gaza thorough its Community...
Director of UNRWA Operations in Jordan, Roger Davies, speaks at the launch ceremony for the #DignityIsPriceless campaign. © 2018 UNRWA Photo by Mahmud Al Haj
14 March 2018
UNRWA, in collaboration with the Landmark Amman Hotel, launched the #DignityIsPriceless Global Campaign in Jordan, which aims to mobilize support to protect the dignity and human security of millions of vulnerable Palestine refugees