Press Releases

Tomas Niklasson (centre), EU Deputy Head Representative for the oPt, makes some comments during the inauguration ceremony of the Healthy Living, Healthy Spaces campaign launched in Dheisheh refugee camp.  © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Marwan Baghdadi
07 November 2017
UNRWA and the European Union jointly launch the Healthy Living, Healthy Spaces (HLHS) campaign to improve the facilities in UNRWA schools
Members of the European Parliament's Delegation for Relations with the Mashreq Countries and representatives from the Delegation of the European Union met with students at Battouf school, Beddawi camp, Lebanon. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Maysoun Mustafa
01 November 2017
Members of the European Parliament's Delegation for Relations with the Mashreq Countries and representatives from the Delegation of the European Union to Lebanon visited infrastructure, shelter, education and health projects funded by the EU and implemented by UNRWA in the...
01 November 2017
On 15 October, UNRWA reopened two out of its six schools in Sbeineh camp, south Damascus, for the first time since December 2012
Joint press point by David McAllister, Chair of the EP Committee on Foreign Affairs, and by Pierre Krähenbühl, UNRWA Commissioner-General, on the situation of refugees in Palestine. Photo by Jan Van De Vel; courtesy of the European Union
26 October 2017
Between 9 and 13 October 2017, UNRWA teamed with partners from the European Union as well as the United Nations for discussions and to launch a series of events in the European Parliament to sensitise partners on the situation of Palestine refugee children in Syria, Lebanon...
18 October 2017
UNRWA in the West Bank confirms that joint work between the Agency and the Palestinian Ministry of Health (MoH) to contain the diarrhea outbreak in Fawwar camp is ongoing