Microfinance department annual report 2009

01 January 2010

In 2009, the UNRWA microfinance department marked another year of steady growth and continued organizational development in the Gaza Strip and West Bank, Jordan, and Syria. Over the course of the year, the department invested US$ 37.13 million in 28,373 loans, increasing its annual disbursements by an additional US$5.4 million and extending its outreach by 16 percent.

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