A Finnish Delegation Inaugurates a Football Ground in Mafraq

Oct 27, 2016

part of the friendly football match between Jordanians & Syrians

A Finnish government delegation visited Mafraq governorate to get acquainted with UNDP’s activities to improve municipal and social services in governorates hosting refugees.

The delegation inaugurated d the first football pitch in Salhiya and Naifeh municipality, established by the UNDP, with support of the Finnish government, and attended a friendly match between Jordanians and Syrians, as part of the social cohesion project.

The delegation toured some environmental projects and a attended a bazar showcasing products made by beneficiaries from the “emergency employment” project (3X6 approach).

UNDP with support of Finnish government, has been providing support to local governance activities through community outreach and civic engagement participatory community planning.

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