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FAO to open Partnership and Liaison Office in Kuwait

Strengthened cooperation will focus on food security, nutrition, agricultural and rural development in the Near East 4 December, 2019, Rome - FAO and the Government of Kuwait have agreed that the UN...

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Kuwait pursues international relief efforts

Kuwait, June 13 (BNA): Kuwait Red Crescent Society (KRCS) Secretary General Maha Al-Barjas said that volunteer teams are spread in the Kurdistan region of Iraq, Yemen, the Philippines, Lebanon,...

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Kuwaiti charity provides vocational training for Syrian refugees

ANKARA, Oct 9 (KUNA) -- Kuwait's Al-Salam Humanitarian and Charity Society inaugurated on Monday a factory for tailoring and handicraft works for Syrian women refugees in the town of Sanliurfa in...

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Kuwaiti charity helps Syrian children continue education

The Kuwaiti Al-Najat Charity held on Thursday tests for Syrian children to assess their intellectual and educational levels prior to registration in private schools. These quizzes aim to help Syrian...

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Two-Storey Containers Are Ready for Syrians

The civil war in Syria has been going on for six years. The civilians are horribly affected from the events. According to official numbers over 400.000 people lost their lives. The relief aid cannot...

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Kuwait marks World Humanitarian Day on Aug. 19

By Abdelsalam Al-Salat KUWAIT, Aug 18 (KUNA) -- Through its efforts in helping people around the globe, the State of Kuwait will mark the United Nation's World Humanitarian Day on August 19th. In...

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SRSG Kubiš condemns Kuwait attack [EN/AR]

Baghdad, 28 June 2015 – The Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Iraq (SRSG), Mr. Ján Kubiš, condemned the terrorist attack on Imam Al-Sadiq mosque in Kuwait city on...

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Kuwait donates USD 500,000 to ILO in Palestinian territory

GENEVA, March 26 (KUNA) - - The State of Kuwait grants the International Labour Organization (ILO) half a million US dollars, bringing the State's total contributions dedicated to promoting decent...

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Syrian activists call for helping refugees start small businesses

By Yusuf Al-Tattan WASHINGTON, March 25 (KUNA) -- Washington-based Syrian activists commended Kuwait's hosting of an upcoming donors' conference for the Syrian people, calling for helping Syrian...

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Secretary-General Thanks Kuwait for Humanitarian Contributions

Following is UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s message to the celebration in honour of the Amir of Kuwait, delivered by Abdullah al Matouq, the Secretary-General’s Humanitarian Envoy for Kuwait, in...

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Kuwait's stateless: Not giving up the fight

By Sarnata Reynolds On March 2, a 14-year-old boy named Ali Habib was put in a Kuwaiti jail and charged with disturbing the peace. He had been arrested while participating in a peaceful demonstration...

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Kuwait: Location Map (2013)

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The ‘Withouts’ of Kuwait

After 50 years of silence, Kuwait’s Bidun people are shouting out for their right to become citizens. “I can’t get a birth, marriage or divorce certificate, I’m not allowed to work in the public...

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Lift protest ban - respect right to demonstrate peacefully

(Beirut, November 10, 2012) – Kuwait’s authorities should revoke a ministerial order to ban all demonstrations because it denies the right to peaceful assembly, Human Rights Watch said today. Since...

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IOM Director General Visits Kuwait

IOM Press Briefing Notes Friday 25 May 2012 Spokesperson: Jumbe Omari Jumbe IOM Director General William Lacy Swing will tomorrow begin a three-day official visit to Kuwait - his first to that...

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