UNRWA Has Been Captured by the Population It Serves

(BESA Center for Strategic Studies-Bar-Ilan University) Alex Joffe and Asaf Romirowsky - The UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) is the only refugee relief effort aimed at a single population; it is seemingly permanent; and it is the world's only internationally funded "relief" organization run by its clients. UNRWA serves as an additional Palestinian health, education and welfare ministry, thus relieving the PA from assuming these responsibilities. Alex Joffe is a Fellow at the Middle East Forum. Asaf Romirowsky is executive director of Scholars for Peace in the Middle East.

2018-03-13 00:00:00

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