The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) is a relief and human development agency. || What is the unrwa stand for? || Where did the Palestinian refugees go in 1948? Ans. (refugee camps in Jordan, Lebanon, the Syrian Arab Republic).|| How many Palestinian refugees are there in the world? Ans.(There are about 7.2 million Palestinian refugees worldwide.) || UNRWA provides basic health, education and relief and social services to Palestine refugees,Develop knowledge and skills for livelihood Achieve a decent standard of living,Enjoy their human rights,UNRWA seeks programme specialists in education, health, relief and recovery, infrastructure and protection.|| UNRWA was established by United Nations General Assembly Resolution 302 (IV) of 8 December 1949 to carry out direct relief and works programmes for Palestine refugees. The Agency began operations on 1 May 1950.