UAE Asserts Its Long-Standing And Historic Solidarity With Palestine
The UAE once again shuts down haters by showing that they are in fact in the goods with everyone and constantly work towards blossoming peaceful and fruitful relations in the Middle East region.
The UAE is assuring all that its long-standing, historic, and unwavering commitment to the Palestinian people contributes to maintaining regional security and stability.
Her Excellency Reem bint Ibrahim Al Hashemy, Minister of State for International Cooperation, made the statement during talks with UNRWA’s Commissioner-General Philippe Lazzarini in Abu Dhabi.
Between 2013 and 2020, the UAE provided Palestinians with more than USD 840 million (AED3,085,278,000 million);
- 218 million of which was allocated to UNRWA
- 166 million to the education sector
- 19 million to humanitarian assistance and social services programmes in Gaza, the West Bank, Jordan, Syria, and Lebanon
— MoFA وزارة الخارجية (@mofauae) October 19, 2020
The UAE is chairing the current session of the UNRWA Advisory Committee and aims to focus during its 2020-2021 presidency on key areas such as the digitization of education; empowering women, girls, youth; & environmental sustainability