Today's donation marks the fourth time Kuwait has contributed funds to ANERA
, something President and CEO Bill Corcoran described as "really helpful" after the destruction he witnessed during his trip to Gaza in recent weeks.
Following the speeches, certificates and honorary shields were presented by ANERA
to participants and partners
When fighting broke out, ANERA
had an appeal on the streets that was more oriented toward relief efforts in Gaza.
A good example of this is the TSA, which is made up of four independent lines and ten carriers involved in two of the eastbound transpacific conferences, the TransPacific Freight Conference (Japan to USWC) and ANERA
(which covers the rest of the Far East).
The government of Kuwait has given $1 million to NERA (American Near East Refugee Aid) to fund ANERA
s work with Palestinian communities.
This is the fifth 'On the Ground Report' that ANERA
has produced to highlight significant issues facing Palestinian communities and their leaders, including agriculture development, water scarcity, and the status of Palestinian refugees in Lebanon.
Saleh Al Taei, Advisor to RCA Secretary General, Dr Abdul Kareem Bin Si Ali, Advisor on International Relations and from the US side, Bill Corcoran, the President of ANERA
See also American Near East Refugee Aid (ANERA
), Peter Gubser's Middle East Trip Report to the ANERA
Board of Directors April 17-26, 2002, Washington, DC, p.
26,27) In October ANERA
adopted somewhat different strategy by not increasing its regular bunker surcharge, but imposing a new shoreside operations fuel adjustment surcharge, intended to cove all non-marine, fuel-related increases.
Published on Friday, 31 January 2014 12:06 PNN When ANERA
launched its early childhood development program (ECD) in the West Bank in 2010 there were hundreds of private facilities but only two run by the Palestinian Authority (PA).
With the report, Corcoran said ANERA
aimed to paint a real picture of the plight of Palestinian refugees from Syria: "We wanted to make it more apparent to the West, because I don't really think they understood it.
Sheikh Salem Abdullah Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, presented the donation to ANERA
Board Chair Edward Gnehm.