Thursday, December 6, 2018

UNOPS and the Government of Germany agreement to support education and livelihood opportunities for vulnerable people in Jordan

A new 10 million Euro grant from the Government of Germany’s development bank, KfW, will fund a school maintenance project, providing valuable opportunities for vulnerable Jordanian citizens and Syrian refugees.

The project aims to address poverty and unemployment by enhancing access to longer-term employment opportunities through training and hands-on experience. At least 20 per cent of project participants will be women, with around 4,000 short-term cash-for-work opportunities to be created. Read More