The Saudi Kingdom provided the UN Alliance of Civilizations with financial support in the amount of one million US dollars for the work plan, activities, and programs of the office.
The Permanent Representative of Saudi Arabia to the UN, Ambassador Abdulaziz Al-Wasel, at the headquarters of the UN Office, handed a check for the amount to the High Representative of the Alliance of Civilizations, Miguel Angel Moratinos.
Al-Wasel affirmed Saudi Arabia’s appreciation for the important role played by the Office of the Alliance of Civilizations and its efforts in spreading a culture of peace and tolerance.
This support provided by Saudi Arabia today to the Alliance of Civilizations is the third installment of the $3 million.
Saudi Arabia pledged to provide $3 million in support of the action plan, activities, and programs of the UN Office for the Alliance of Civilizations.