Gaza Obtains More Aussie Aid for Rehabilitation

The Australian government will disburse AUD20 million (USD13 million) more in aid for Gaza. "Australia's funding will support the efforts of the Palestinian Authority, United Nations agencies, the World Bank and other donors to restore shelter and basic services for thousands of Gaza residents displaced by the conflict," Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs Stephen Smith

. Australia has provided AUD75 million to Palestinian territories since December 2007.

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  • Ma. Rizza Leonzon

    As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.