France Commits Development Aid for Palestinian Territories

    France has pledged to provide $100 million worth of aid to the Palestinian territories, according to Palestinian officials.

    The money will be spent on development programs and humanitarian relief initiatives as well as supplement the budget of the Palestinian Authority, according to the Maan News Agency, citing the Palestinian Authority’s minister of planning and development.

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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.