Press Releases

27 April 2018
UNRWA expresses its deep recognition and gratitude for the extraordinary contribution of US$ 50 million announced by His Majesty King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, at the recent Arab League Summit in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. This decision...
27 April 2018
UNRWA warmly welcomes a US$ 50 million contribution announced upon the directives of the President of the UAE, His Highness Sheikh Khalifah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan. This remarkable support by the United Arab Emirates comes as UNRWA faces the most serious financial crisis in its...
UNRWA Wadi Seer Training Centre Students run for the Dignity of Palestine refugees. © 2018 UNRWA Photo by Bruna Rego
27 April 2018
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) in Jordan held its annual race at Wadi Seer Vocational Training Centre today. Themed #DignityIsPriceless, the event was organized to raise awareness for Palestine refugees in this...
UNRWA launched the 10th edition of Palestiniadi in Siblin Training Centre, Lebanon. © 2018 UNRWA Photo by Nay El-Helou
16 April 2018
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), launched today the 10th Palestiniadi (Palestinian Olympics). This year, with the support of the European Union, some 350 Lebanese nationals and Palestine refugees from Lebanon and...
The Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of Monaco, his Excellency Gilles Tonelli, visited Beddawi camp in north Lebanon accompanied by the Director of UNRWA Affairs in Lebanon, Claudio Cordone. © 2018 UNRWA Photo by Maysoun Mustafa
11 April 2018
Today the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of Monaco, his Excellency Gilles Tonelli, visited Beddawi camp in north Lebanon accompanied by the Director of UNRWA Affairs in Lebanon, Claudio Cordone. During the visit, Monaco announced a new contribution to the...