JOD26m Foreign Funding to 346 NGOs in Jordan

تم نشره في Sat 30 April / Apr 2016. 11:00 PM
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AMMAN — The total number of nongovernmental organisations (NGO) registered at the Ministry of Social Development with foreign funding for the year 2015 has reached 346 NGOs.

According to Minister of Social Development, Reem Abu Hassan, the total amoun of foreign funding to NGOs registered exceeds JOD26 million (at JOD26,109,852), as funding through the Ministry reached more than JOD22.7 million, as opposed to over JOD3.4 million through other ministries, and about JOD2.254 million through American development agency.

The total number of organisations registered with the Ministry has reached 4,869 organisations, including ones without foreign funding, out of which 3,353 are supervised by the Ministry of Social Development.

(Petra)

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