Congress releases $40M foreign aid to Palestinian Authority

The U.S. Congress has freed up part of the aid package for the Palestinian Authority’s infrastructure and health projects it froze in August 2011. The $40 million assistance will be provided through the economic support fund account.

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  • Jenny Lei Ravelo

    Jenny Lei Ravelo is a Devex Senior Reporter based in Manila. She covers global health, with a particular focus on the World Health Organization, and other development and humanitarian aid trends in Asia Pacific. Prior to Devex, she wrote for ABS-CBN, one of the largest broadcasting networks in the Philippines, and was a copy editor for various international scientific journals. She received her journalism degree from the University of Santo Tomas.