ERC signs contract for funding school in Yemen

  • Tuesday 14, November 2017 in 11:35 PM
Sharjah 24 – WAM: The Emirates Red Crescent, ERC, has signed an agreement to fund the rehabilitation of Rumah secondary school of Hadramaut Governorate in Yemen. The school remained closed for more than ten years and its students had to travel 80 km to attend another school in Thamud District.

The agreement is part of the UAE assistance programme to support education in the Governorate of Hadramaut.

Abdul Aziz Al Jabri, head of the ERC team in Hadramaut, said the agreement included maintenance works and fitting the school with internal equipment.

Yemeni educational officials thanked the UAE for extending substantial development assistance to the governorate. 

Two days ago, the ERC signed an agreement to rehabilitate Al Kuda school at Tarim in Hadramaut.