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Pierre Krähenbühl
Commissioner-General - UN Agency providing assistance and protection to 5 million Palestine refugees in the Near East
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Pierre Krähenbühl Sep 23
I attended annual Working Dinner on the Middle-East in the margins of . Excellent opportunity to thank partners for strong support to at this critical time. Also spoke of need to preserve our vital services in education & health-care in coming months & 2019.
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Pierre Krähenbühl Sep 21
We are very grateful for Sweden’s determined and generous commitment. Look forward to working together to sustain collective mobilization in support of key services during upcoming in NY
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UN Spokesperson Sep 20
Multilateralism is under attack from many different directions precisely when we need it most. I will use my meetings next week to press for renewed commitment to a rules-based global order -
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Michael Karnitschnig Sep 20
.👇. Important signal ahead of next week and an investment in peace and stability in the region.
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Pierre Krähenbühl Sep 20
Very grateful to for strong message of support ahead of critical round of meetings at in NY. European Union is a formidable partner in support of Palestine refugees and key services.
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Pierre Krähenbühl Sep 16
Grateful for very positive meeting w/ President M. Abbas today in Ramallah. Discussed the situation of Palestine refugees and important efforts to overcome critical shortfall. Our education, health-care and other key services need to be protected.
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Ayman Safadi Sep 14
Ahmad & over 500,000 refugee children have a right to a class room & the promise of a bright future. Protecting is protecting the rights of 5 million refugees. It is a global moral, political & legal responsibility. Jordan doing all we can to rally support for agency.
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Rami Hamdallah Sep 13
I discussed with the UNRWA Commissioner-General Mr. Krähenbühl the latest developments regarding UNRWA and the mobilizing of financial support to help the agency overcome its current financial crisis to ensure the continuation of services to Palestine refugees.
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State of Palestine Sep 13
Dr. Hanan meets with Commisioner-General . Discussion focused on enormous challenges and financial shortfalls facing , a result of the admin. decision to de-fund . Read full statement below:
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Pierre Krähenbühl Sep 13
In Ramallah today, I had very positive mtg w/ Dr Ahmed Abu Holi, head of PLO’s department of refugee affairs. We reviewed situation of Palestine refugees in Gaza, West Bank, Jordan, Syria and Lebanon. Also discussed ongoing efforts to close shortfall and protect services.
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Pierre Krähenbühl Sep 13
Important dialogue w/ Palestinian Minister of Education Sabri Saidam in Ramallah today. Spoke about the great achievement of opening school year on time and need to protect our services despite critical financial situation in 2018. Grateful for excellent cooperation.
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Pierre Krähenbühl Sep 13
Great pleasure to meet again w/ Dr Hanan to review situation and initiatives to protect our services to Palestine refugees. Valued the exchange of views on how to mobilize additional resources. Very grateful for the strong support.
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Pierre Krähenbühl Sep 13
In mtg today in Ramallah, I thanked PM for strong support in mobilizing additional funding to . Provided an overview of our efforts to keep schools and clinics open, and overcome unprecedented crisis. Appreciate PM’s constant attention & active engagement.
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Pierre Krähenbühl Sep 13
Valued opportunity - in Cairo- to thank UAE’s Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Dr. A. Gargash for his country’s landmark contribtion to as we face unprecedented funding challenge in 2018. UAE is a remarkable and dynamic partner. Very grateful for the trust.
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Pierre Krähenbühl Sep 13
Pleased to meet again with Qatar's Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Sultan bin Saad Al-Muraikhi at conference in Cairo. Thanked him for the remarkable and generous support to at this critical time. Very appreciative of the partnership.
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Pierre Krähenbühl Sep 13
Excellent dialogue w/ Egyptian FM S. Shoukry on collective efforts to overcome critical funding crisis and the need to extend the outreach to additional donors. Thanked the FM for his essential leadership throughout 2018 in support of our Agency.
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Pierre Krähenbühl Sep 13
Pleasure to meet again with SG Dr. A. Abul Gheit in Cairo. Expressed my sincere recognition for his tireless efforts and passionate support to His appeals to member states to further increase support to our Agency are important and deeply valued.
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Pierre Krähenbühl Sep 13
Outstanding tribute published in . Strong recognition of role & impact by 159 scientists who appeal to their respective governments to sustain our human development endeavor. Immensely grateful for the mobilization.
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Mohammed Abdi Adar Sep 13
The illiteracy rate in Palestine refugee camps in 2017 in the oPt where runs schools is 3.3 per cent, as compared to 24.8% in Arab countries. In , too, students at schools outperform their peers.
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Pierre Krähenbühl Sep 13
Excellent meeting with FM of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al Sabah in Cairo. Opportunity to thank him for Kuwait’s historical support and continued partnership. Look forward to further developing this rewarding cooperation.
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