The Miseducation of Chris Gunness

Much has been said about the controversial work of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East, aka UNRWA. Once established for providing a relief for Arab refugees...

What is the Israeli government’s true position on Trump’s UNRWA initiative?

While Netanyahu publicly endorses Trump’s position on withdrawing US funding for UNRWA, behind the scenes, the Israeli government is seeking that the US condition their assistance on ending the incitement in UNRWA schools rather...

UNRWA Reader

UNRWA as Obstacle to Peace Ending UNRWA and Advancing Peace Israel Not Invited to U.N. Conference on Refugees – June 13, 2004 The Mystery of the Palestinian ‘Refugee’ Monument – July 3, 2012 Ten Talking Points: How to...

Did UNRWA really advocate a change in curriculum?

Over the past week, UNRWA spread the word that UNRWA intends to introduce a new curriculum for peace and tolerance in the UNRWA school system. However, UNRWA reports widespread popular opposition to such an initiative....

Lies, Damned Lies and UNRWA Pledging Conferences

Will the United Nations ever face up to the awkward reality that it is subsidizing terrorists in Gaza? Or is that too touchy a topic because it might interfere with UN demands for more...

New report reveals UNRWA’s ties with front organization of Islamic Jihad

The following is a press release issued on January 10, 2019 by the Center for Near East Policy Research. David Bedein, director of the Center for Near East Policy Research, calls on the Canadian government to...

How UNRWA Steals Money from Those Who Need It Most

http://www.commentarymagazine.com/2013/04/18/how-unrwa-steals-money-from-those-who-need-it-most/ The UN High Commissioner for Refugees is threatening to end relief operations for Syrian refugees, who currently number 1.3 million and counting, if it doesn’t receive the necessary funds soon. The agency says it...

Finally: Congress Asking UNRWA for Real Number of Palestinian Refugees

Both houses of Congress are at work to modify funding bills for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), as part of an effort to investigate the very legitimacy of the decades-old agency,...

UN Raises Funds for UNRWA Financial Crisis That Does Not Exist

As of December 31, 2017, UNRWA posted a financial statement that its income rested at a stable $1.2 billion, stemming from donations from 68 donor nations and 27 other sources. https://www.unrwa.org/sites/default/files/overalldonor_ranking.pdf Yet on September 27, The...

PEACE EDUCATION: The Alternative To The New PA-UNRWA War Curriculum

Fuchsberg Education Center of The United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism in Jerusalem, Israel