Norway increases support to UNRWA for Palestinian refugees in Syria

Norway has contributed NOK 100 million (US$12 million) to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) to support the UN’s humanitarian efforts for Palestinian refugees in the Syria conflict. This comes in addition to the core contribution of NOK 125 million (US$15 million) that Norway allocated to the agency this year. In 2018, Norway's support for UNRWA amounted to NOK 294 million (US$36 million).

Press release - Government of Norway

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