IFAD Boss Arrives [Archives:1997/50/Local News]

December 15 1997

Mr. Fawzi Hamad Al-Sultan, the President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), arrived in Sanaa yesterday on a 3-day official visit. IFAD finances 14 projects in Yemen valued at $134 million. During the visit, IFAD will sign 2 new agreements with the Yemeni government to finance two projects – at Jabal Raimah area and in the southern projects at an estimated cost of $24 million.