Holland Supports Primary Education [Archives:2000/49/Local News]

December 4 2000


The Royal Embassy of the Netherlands in Sanaa donated last Wednesday US$ 8 million to the Social Development Fund in support of building schools in urban areas. The agreement was signed by Ambassador of the Netherlands to Yemen and chairman of the Fund. HE. expressed his satisfaction with the short period the contract was achieved. He also expressed possibility of increasing the fund in the coming years. The event was attended by the Minister of Education.