Palestinian Human Rights Activist Calls for Major Overhaul of UNRWA (INTERVIEW)

Bassam Eid, a prominent Palestinian human rights activist, has issued an urgent plea for a serious overhaul of UNRWA, the UN agency tasked with caring for the Palestinian refugees of the 1948 war in...
A man with an UNRWA flag in the southern Gaza Strip.. (photo credit:REUTERS)

Proud Palestinians must lead the fight to reform UNRWA

We Palestinians can no longer deny our responsibility for the destiny of our people. For 26 years I have been devoting my life to the mission of defending human rights. I have seen wars...

‘Perpetuating Statelessness? UNRWA, Its Activities and Funding’

SPEAKERS:  Bassem Eid Director, Palestinian Human Rights Monitoring Group Dr. Arnon Groiss Deputy Director, IBA’s Arabic Radio Translator of Arabic Schoolbooks David Bedein, MSW Director, Center for Near East Policy Research Founder, The Israel Resource News Agency TIME: 12.30 – 2pm, Thursday 4th...

UNRWA employees incite terrorism – while their salaries are paid by Western donors

Following recent terror attacks in Israel including the brutal murder of five people at a Har Nof synagogue in west Jerusalem, attention has been drawn to Palestinian incitement that includes fabrications, such as that...

Business as Usual with UNRWA

Business as usual is nicely defined as “Persistence in the ordinary course of events despite difficulties, morality, and other hindrances.” This month the Department of State published its “Framework for Cooperation Between the United Nations Relief...

UNRWA school director likes those who murder Jews – and kids with guns

Meet Naief Al-Hattab, school director of UNRWA's Zaitoun Elementary School Boys "B" and former school headmaster of Shijia Elementary School Boys "A" for Refugees. He has met the UN Secretary General, so you know his...
A palestinian boy sits in a car after his family received food supplies from the UNRWA headquarters in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip, in this photo from November, 2012.. (photo credit:REUTERS)

Sweden is the fifth largest supporter of UNRWA – the United Nations Relief and...

Sweden may no know it yet, but its recent recognition of the State of Palestine may conflict with its support for a United Nations Refugee organization that it backs to the tune of tens...

Today’s UNRWA teacher lessons: Terrorist worship, Hitler admiration, and Jew-hatred

(Latest  in a series) In the aftermath of today's terror attack, it is reasonable to remember that the incitement to glorify terrorists and hate Jews is inculcated in the young. UNRWA supposedly has some standards...

Another U.N. scandal

The latest release of a documentary by the Israel Resource News Agency exposes the ongoing scandal of how UNRWA, the organization established to deal with Palestinian Arab refugees, continues to not only perpetuate the...

Lack of response of US AID and US embassy ​to HAMAS collusion with UNRWA

​Two US government entities in Tel Aviv will not respond to continued Hamas involvement with UNRWA, which would raise questions about the legality of continued US assistance to UNRWA, since it is illegal for...