EU Scales Back Gaza Aid

    The European Union has scaled back its assistance to the conflict-torn region of Gaza, Haaretz.com reports. The aid cut, which includes support for the region’s power plant, has worsened Gaza’s power problems. The production of Gaza’s sole power plant was greatly reduced following renewed conflict between the Hamas and Fatah parties in the region.

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      Ivy Mungcal

      As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.