Saudi Arabia supports Palestinian refugees, with 89 million dollars

Posted on September 25, 2014



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. According to the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine refugees “UNRWA”, that two agreements were signed in the Saudi capital Riyadh to support projects in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip, worth 89.5 million dollars. She explained, “UNRWA” – in a press release on Tuesday aired agency WAFA Palestinian of official that the Kingdom has donated this value through the Saudi Fund; where they signed two agreements by the Vice President and Managing Director of the Saudi Fund for Development Yousef Al-Bassam, and the Commissioner-General “UNRWA” Pierre Krenpol. On the sidelines of the signing ceremony, said Krenpol that “the relationship between UNRWA and Saudi Arabia continues to advance in terms of the strength and quality, and our partnership has provided significant benefits for Palestinian refugees, which is based on an ongoing basis to provide these improvements according to the highest standards, and often in very difficult circumstances, and we will continue together to improve conditions , and support the dignity of Palestine refugees. ”
Schools and health centers The statement pointed out that the first agreement will provide support for the construction of schools and health centers new in the Gaza Strip, in order to alleviate the burden on enterprises, “UNRWA” menu in the besieged Gaza Strip, and will be among the central components of this cooperation to work on the establishment of the theater and the College of Arts and Educational Sciences of the University of Al-Azhar In the Gaza Strip, and the re-establishment of 200 dwelling along with doing some environmental projects and other infrastructure projects.In the West Bank, the second agreement will enable “UNRWA” to rebuild two of its health centers in addition to enable the Agency to continue to work at the training centers in Qalandiya and Ramallah, who have been working to provide young girls and the skill and training needed by the labor market. وأوضحت “الأونروا” في بيانها، أن الدعم الذي تم  She explained, “UNRWA” in a statement, that the support has been received from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is a vital contribution to ensure better services to refugees in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip.
يذكر أن “الأونروا”، تأسست كوكالة تابعة للأمم المتحدة بقرار من الجمعية العامة في عام 1949، وتم تفويضها بتقديم المساعدة والحماية لحوالي خمسة ملايين من لاجئي فلسطين المسجلين لديها. It is noteworthy that “UNRWA”, was established as an agency of the United Nations resolution of the General Assembly in 1949, was mandated to provide assistance and protection to about five million Palestine refugees registered with it. وتقتضي مهمتها بتقديم المساعدة للاجئي فلسطين في الأردن وسورية ولبنان وسورية والضفة الغربية وقطاع غزة ليتمكنوا من تحقيق كامل إمكاناتهم في مجال التنمية البشرية وذلك إلى أن يتم التوصل لحل عادل لمحنتهم. And require its mission to provide assistance to Palestine refugees in Jordan, Syria, Lebanon, Syria, the West Bank and Gaza Strip to be able to achieve their full potential in the field of human development and that until there is a just solution to their plight. وتشتمل خدمات الأونروا على التعليم والرعاية الصحية والإغاثة والخدمات الاجتماعية والبنية التحتية وتحسين المخيمات والإقراض الصغير. UNRWA’s services include education, health care, relief and social services, infrastructure and camp improvement and micro-lending.

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