Invitation to the press
1. The leaders of Germany, Kuwait, Norway, the United Kingdom and the United Nations have today hosted the “Supporting Syria & the Region 2016” Conference in London, bringing together over 60 countries, international organisations, business, civil society, Syrians and people affected by the conflict to agree a comprehensive new approach on how we respond to this protracted crisis, building on the 2014 Berlin Conference and the three Kuwait Pledging Conferences.
Funding announced by the international community for the Syria crisis response at the Supporting Syria & the Region conference, London, 4 February 2016
By Miyoko Ishigami
His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah announced today a donation of worth USD 34 mln to cover UNRWA needs for Gaza .