May 5, 2017
Israel Presents the International Community with Projects for the Benefit of Palestinians
At a meeting of the Ad Hoc Liaison Committee on Wednesday, IDF Col. Hatib Mansour, head of the Civil Department of the office for Coordination of Government Activities in the Territories (COGAT), presented the various projects that Israel is promoting in Judea, Samaria and Gaza. The Israeli delegation presented proposals on how the international community can contribute and assist in several of these important projects that will significantly improve the quality of life for Palestinians, as well as provide a boost to economic growth.
COGAT projects involve such fields as electricity, water and sewage infrastructure, and Palestinian employment and improvement of the crossings. COGAT’s objective is to promote the civilian interests of Palestinians in order to improve their quality of life, and thereby bring about stability and prosperity for the general public. (COGAT)