The Government of Republic of Korea(ROK) announced US$2.15 million contribution to the work of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East(UNRWA). US$ 1 million of these funds will be used for supporting UNRWA’s life-saving food assistance activities in Gaza, while another US$ 1 million will support the investments in vocational education for Palestine refugees in Jordan.
UNRWA Director of Partnerships Mr. Karim Amer said: “This all-time high contribution from Korea is a very welcome a message of support to Palestine refugees. On behalf of UNRWA, I would like to thank the Government of Korea for its generosity. The Agency is proud of our growing relationship, which we hope to further develop in the future.”