In Palestinian Territories, Germany to Focus on Water, Sanitation Projects

German and Palestinian officials have agreed to focus their future development cooperation on improving water and sanitation in the Palestinian territories. This agreement was reached at the conclusion of the annual bilateral meeting between the two countries.

Germany is one of the largest donors to the Palestinian territories. It focuses on programs in areas such as water supply and sanitation, economic development, institutional development, solid waste management and local government empowerment.

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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.