OIC chief approves assistance for 23 Palestinian projects

Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Dr. Yousef bin Ahmed Al-Othaimeen approved the procedures of the Islamic Solidarity Fund (ISF), an affiliate of the OIC, to provide humanitarian assistance to support 23 projects of solidarity with the Palestinian people.

This assistance is part of 31 projects approved by the ISF Permanent Council in its 62nd session, held at the headquarters of the OIC General Secretariat in Jeddah on 1 March 2018.

Al-Othaimeen explained that the assistance covered educational, health, social and university sectors, as well as providing some hospitals with the required medical equipment and supporting the activities of the Palestine Red Crescent Society (PRCS). He pointed out that special focus was given to the projects of the Jerusalem city, which received support in favor of 12 projects.

Source: International Islamic News Agency