Press Releases

© 2018 UNRWA Photo by Marwan Baghdadi
07 March 2018
The Government of Japan has contributed US$ 23.5 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA). yesterday, an agreement was jointly signed by the Japanese Ambassador for Palestinian Affairs and Representative of Japan...
05 March 2018
The Government of Italy has contributed EUR 1 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) in support of the Agency’s 2017 Emergency Appeal for Syria. The grant will support emergency education for Palestine refugee...
The Netherlands supports the education of Palestine refugee children from Syria in Jordan. © 2018 UNRWA Photo, Yasmeen Yasin
28 February 2018
The Kingdome of the Netherlands contributed US$ 2.3 million to support the education of Palestine refugee from Syria children in Jordan. The contribution includes support for the rehabilitation and maintenance of 82 buildings housing 141 schools, in addition to the...
27 February 2018
The European Union and UNRWA are holding a Strategic Dialogue on the way forward for their partnership
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...