Press Releases

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan received Commissioner-General Pierre Krahenbuhl of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) at the Presidential Complex.
08 May 2018
The President of the Republic of Turkey, His Excellency Recep Tayyip Erdogan, today received Commissioner-General, Pierre Krähenbühl, to mark his strong support for the mandate and activities of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA). This...
The Director of UNRWA in Lebanon, Claudio Cordone, delivering a speech during the launch of the UNRWA Youth Strategic framework and the UNICEF Adolescents and Youth Assessment Report for Palestine Refugees in Lebanon © 2018 Photo by Ramzi Haidar
08 May 2018
On 2 May, the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) launched the UNRWA Youth Strategic Framework for Palestine Refugees in Lebanon and the UNICEF Adolescents and Youth...
01 May 2018
The Government of Japan announced a contribution of US$ 10 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency to support the provision of vital services for Palestine refugees affected by the conflict in Syria. This generous additional contribution from Japan will...
Children with learning difficulties celebrating the National Day for Persons with Learning Disabilities funded by the European Union  © 2018 UNRWA Photo by Rabie Akel
30 April 2018
Today, the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) celebrated the National Day for Persons with Learning Disabilities at the UNRWA Yarmouk School in Beirut, Lebanon. The event, supported by the European Union as part of a new...
Samsung Electronics Levant Inaugurates AC Lab in Cooperation with UNRWA. © 2018 UNRWA Photo, Bruna Rego
30 April 2018
Samsung Electronics Levant announced its partnership with the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) in Jordan, inaugurating an Air conditioning (AC) Lab this morning at Wadi Seer Vocational Training Centre. Samsung Electronics Levant...