The opposition-affiliated Syria Recovery Trust Fund has partnered with the United Nations Development Programme for the first time, announcing a joint project to support the rehabilitation of a pumping station and related channels in Raqqa.
This month, the opposition-affiliated Syria Recovery Trust Fund (SRTF) has so far approved or completed six projects in the health, agricultural, and electricity sectors.
The Syria Recovery Trust Fund (SRTF) approved its second revolving community credit fund to support economic recovery and stabilisation in northwest Syria, in collaboration with the Near East Foundation, an American humanitarian NGO that focuses on peacebuilding, sustainable agriculture, and microenterprise development.
An opposition-affiliated fund that finances projects in parts of Syria outside government control has approved three new initiatives with a combined budget of EUR 11.28 million.
The Syrian government announced this week it had received 203,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine via the COVAX facility in addition to 150,000 doses of China’s Sinopharm vaccine.
An opposition-affiliated fund that finances projects in parts of Syria outside government control has received an additional EUR 8.2 million in funding from Japan towards stabilisation efforts in the northeast of the country.