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Prince Alwaleed donates to UNRWA for physician training in Gaza

Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal has donated $411,000 to support the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), the organization announced in a press release May 20. UNRWA provides aid to Palestinian refugees.

Prince Alwaleed’s contribution, which is through his Kingdom Foundation, will provide tuition and additional funding for post graduate studies in public health for 30 doctors and nurses. Candidates will work with patients at Gaza’s Al-Quds University.