Ministry of Finance signs three agreements with UNDP

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Ministry of Finance signs three agreements with UNDP

Posted 2014-09-30 09:20:00

The Ministry of Finance and National Economy signed Monday three agreements with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), including community reintegration programme for demobilized in Darfur at amount of 37.2 million dollars to reintegrate about 13,500 of ex-combatants. The Undersecretary of the Ministry of Finance Mustafa Holy represented the Ministry of Finance and the UNDP Sudan Country Director Ms. Yvonne Helle signed for UNDP. The two parties also signed an agreement on the Project of the Community Security and Reduction of Small arms in Darfur at a funding of $ 8 million dollars, to be implemented in two phases; the first starts in next October and to expire at the end of 2015 at a value of 4 million dollars and the second phase begins in January through December 2016 at the same remaining amount. Holy explained that the project targeted 30 localities in the five Darfur states for 90,000 beneficiaries directly and indirectly. An agreement was also signed with ...