SFD signs agreements with UNHCR to provide $10 million for Syrian refugees

December 12, 2013

The Saudi government, represented by the Saudi Fund for Development (SFD), signed two cooperation agreements with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Riyadh yesterday. The two pacts will provide $10 million to help Syrian refugees and host communities in Jordan and Lebanon. SFD Vice-Chairman and Managing Director Yusuf Al-Bassam and UNHCR Regional Representative to the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) States Imran Riza signed the agreements.