An-Najah News - The Government of Japan today signed a contribution agreement of approximately $4.3 million with the  UNRWA.

This  contribution will enable UNRWA to continue to provide food assistance to 99,000 Palestine refugees in Gaza, aiming to mitigate the impact of poverty and food insecurity of those most in need.

Ambassador Magoshi Masayuki said “I am very happy to share with you that the Government of Japan has decided to contribute approximately $4.3 million to UNRWA at this critical time. 

"This contribution represents our determined commitment and solidarity to Palestine refugees at a time when the region is experiencing a serious humanitarian crisis,”

Sami Mshasha, Officer-in-Charge of the Department of External Relations and Communication and Director of Communication of UNRWA, said: “On behalf of UNRWA, I would like to thank the Government of Japan for its generous contribution.The Government of Japan has been exemplary in its support to the Agency. We deeply appreciate this very generous support during an exceptionally challenging period of its existence to assist the vulnerable community.”