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Abu Dhabi Fund: $45m grant for Colombia

Grant will assist in establishing a network of education and health centres

WAM
17:13 November 13, 2017

Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) has extended an Abu Dhabi government grant worth $45 million (Dh165 million) for Colombia.

Aimed at underpinning social development, the grant will assist in establishing a network of education and health centres, in addition to launching a programme to support small and medium enterprises.

Mohammad Saif Al Suwaidi, Director-General of ADFD, and Sergio Londono Zurek, Director-General of the Presidential Agency for International Cooperation of Colombia, signed a Memorandum of Understanding outlining the terms of the funding.