RIYADH: The King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief) has signed a joint cooperation agreement with the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) to provide help and shelter assistance and non-food items to displaced and returnees in Sudan, South Sudan and Chad for the year 2024, at a total cost of $6 million, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported on Friday.
According to the SPA, the agreement was inked by the Assistant Supervisor General of the Center for Operations and Programs, Engineer Ahmed bin Ali Al-Baiz, and the Senior Adviser to the High Commissioner and UNHCR Representative to the Gulf Cooperation Council States, Khaled Khalifa, at the Center’s headquarters in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
KSrelief Inks Agreement to Provide Help to People in Chad, Sudan, South Sudan: SPA
The SPA reported that under the agreement, around 14,960 non-food aid items will be distributed in the Sudan, 3,917 shelter assistance items in Chad and 2,045 non-food assistance items in South Sudan, benefiting 100,693 people.
This agreement comes within the humanitarian and relief projects provided by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) through KSrelief in various nations in need across the world without differentiation, the SPA further said.