Emergency appeal progress report 29

01 January 2005

By the end of 2005, UNRWA had received pledges for US$120 million, or 65% out the US$185.8 million requirements set out in the Emergency Appeal for 2005. Of the sum pledged, US$45.5 million was earmarked for housing reconstruction in Gaza and is therefore not available to support vital revenue-based elements of the programme such as jobs, food and cash. By the end of December, the Agency had yet to receive 37% of the sums pledged.

Covering period 1 Oct - 31 Dec 2005. 

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