Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, Jan Kohout approved on 1st November, 2013 humanitarian assistance worth 2.5 mio. CZK for Palestinian refugees in the Middle East.
The Czech contribution will be used to support the Social Safety Net Programme of UNRWA (UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Rrefugees in the Near East), in particular its food aid component, which secures basic food needs (rise, wheat flour, sugar, sunflower oil and milk powder) for 300 000 vulnerable beneficiares.
Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic Jan Kohout approved granting of a humanitarian aid on 20th November to following purposes:
1) Aid for Salvador which was stricken with a hurricane Ida. The humanitarian aid in an amount of 1.8 mil. CZK will be provided by the International Federation of Red Cross.
2) Aid in an amount of 1 mil. CZK is destined for Nicaragua which was stricken with the hurricane Ida too.