UNRWA Commissioner-General meets with Dutch Foreign Minister
30 January 2012
The Hague, Netherlands
UNRWA Commissioner-General Filippo Grandi was received by the Dutch Foreign Minister Uri Rosenthal in The Hague. The Commissioner-General briefed the Foreign Minister on UNRWA operations throughout the region, including the Agency's reform plans, as well as progress on the Dutch reconstruction project in the Gaza Strip.
He thanked the Foreign Minister for the consistent Dutch support to UNRWA. The Netherlands are UNRWA's eighth-largest donor overall and have played a key role in supporting the Agency as a member of its Advisory Commission since 2005.