Arab Partners Unit Update 4

01 January 2010

Read in this issue:

  • Gaddafi International Charity & Development Foundation pledges US$50 million to help UNRWA build housing in Gaza 
  • Commissioner General visits the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia 
  • The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia takes over the Chairmanship of UNRWA’s Advisory Commission
  • UNRWA Commissioner-General presides over a ceremony to mark the adoption of Beit Lahia School by the Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation
  • UNRWA delegation attends the launch of United Arab Emirates’ first annual report on foreign aid, "UAE Foreign Aid- 2009" in Abu Dhabi
  • UNRWA’s Headquarters in Amman welcomes a delegation from the World Assembly of Muslim Youth (WAMY)
  • UNRWA official attends the UN–OIC General Meeting on Cooperation in Istanbul
  • Commissioner General visits Libya and signs three new agreements with Eng. Saif Al Islam Al Gaddafi
  • Islamic Development Bank contributes US$6.5 million for major shelter emergency repair in the Gaza Strip
  • Islamic Development Bank donates US$293,000 for victims of Gaza floods
  • The United Arab Emirates Red Crescent (UAERC) contributes more than US$3 million for construction and relief projects in Gaza
  • Kuwait donates US$1.5 million to UNRWA’s core budget
  • Kuwait Red Crescent Feeds the Fasting During Ramadan
  • The Khalifa Bin Zayed Foundation provides relief to the poorest in Gaza, Jerusalem and the West Bank
  • OPEC Fund for International Development makes a Ramadan contribution
  • Saudi Arabia donates 15 tonnes of dates to refugees in Lebanon for Ramadan 
  • Islamic Solidarity Fund donates US$30,000 for Gaza children
  • A new school lifts hope for Palestine refugee pupils in Zarqa thanks to Dubai Cares
  • UNRWA’s summer camp children break two world records in one week
  • UNRWA’s Ramadan Appeal
Arab Partners Unit Update 4
Two UNRWA students from Gaza enjoy recess in their first day of school. © 2017 UNRWA Photo by Rushdi Al-Saraj
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