Sunday, April 22, 2018

UNRWA Spokesperson Christopher Gunness Refuted

The Center for Near East Policy Research has  concluded  a research project of all PA textbooks used in UNRWA Schools.(1) The report , authored by Dr. Arnon Groiss and  Dr. Ronni Shaked , published and...

UNRWA UNIVERSAL STUDIOS

Our agency retains local professional journalists who cover UNRWA facilities in Jerusalem, Judea, Samaria and Gaza, who have worked with us for more than 20 years, producing stories about UNRWA, Hamas, the PA, many...

Do not cut funds to UNRWA; Condition funds to UNRWA

The US Ambassador to the UN has now questioned the credibility of UNRWA as a recipient of US AID. By no small coincidence, the GAO, the General Accounting Office, the investigative arm of the US...

Critique : UNRWA & NSC Response to Comprehensive Study of PA/UNRWA textbooks

ith the launch of the new school year in the Palestinian Authority and UNRWA education system, it pains me to report that US funds flow to these schools, without constraints to UNRWA/ PA schools...

Belgium Steps in After Trump Admin Suspends Aid, Pledges $23m to UN Palestinian Refugee...

Belgium has stepped in to help out the UN Agency assisting Palestinian refugees with an immediate disbursement of $23 million Wednesday a day after the Trump administration suspended $65 million in aid for the international organization. Belgian...

Editorial: UNRWA reform, and a new beginning

For some, the thought of President Trump’s decision to withhold $65 million in pledged aid to a United Nations agency that provides food, housing, and education to Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza...

A lesson in incitement

A potential hot potato known as the "UNRWA file" has been on a back burner in Washington for months, unreported. UNRWA – the U.N. Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees – is being...

From the Office of US Congressman Doug Lamborn

Dear Friend of Israel: Yesterday, I was pleased to meet with officials from the Simon Wiesenthal Center and the Center for Near East Policy Research to receive a report detailing how the United Nations Relief...

UNRWA’s Problematic Educational Role in the Middle East Conflict

UNRWA's Educational Activity in the Middle East UNRWA – the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for the Palestinian refugees in the Middle East – was established in the wake of the Arab-Israeli war...

Six ways to reform UNRWA

In “UNRWA’s unsettling impact” (My Word, January 12), Liat Collins is mistaken in her suggestion to incorporate UNRWA into the UNHCR. It is not because her idea is illogical – it is not possible. UNRWA...