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17 October 2005
Prince Naif orders remittance of more than SR 28 million for educational programs in Palestine
Prince Naif bin Abdulaziz, the Interior Minister and the Supervisor General of the Saudi Committee for the Relief of the Palestinian People, has issued his directives to remit SR 28,479,847 from the Committee's account to UNESCO account.
This development comes within the framework of the Royal directives to establish cooperation between the Committee and the UNESCO for supporting the educational programs in Palestine through UNESCO.
Dr Sa'ed Al-Harethi, the Advisor of the Interior Minister and Head of the Saudi Committee for the Relief of the Palestinian People, said the remittance comes within the framework of the articles of the agreement signed by Prince Naif and UNESCO pertaining to the financing of the educational programs in Palestine.