India contributed 5 million USD to the UN Palestine refugee agency and called for ensuring sustained financial support for the organisation’s work. The amount was hand over to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) for Palestinian Refugees.
UNRWA has been providing health, education, relief and social services, as well as emergency humanitarian assistance, across its five areas of operations in Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, West Bank, and the Gaza Strip since 1950.
Static/Current Takeaways Important For SBI Clerk Main 2019:
- UNRWA of Headquarters: Amman, Jordan; UNRWA Established: 8 December 1949.
Source: The News on AIR