2007 News Story

Kingdom provides school supplies to Gaza students

The Saudi Popular Committee for the Relief of the Palestinian People began distributing school supplies to Palestinian students in the Gaza Strip in cooperation with the United Nations Childrens Fund (UNICEF) today. The 120,000 school bags contain basic educational materials.

UNICEF’s director in Gaza, Loroun Shaabiwi, welcomed the Saudi aid for Palestinian children and noted that the Kingdom has also provided 50,000 school uniforms and 1,000 math and science teaching aids.