Germany Supports Jordan Water Sector


The Jordanian and German governments on September 10 signed three financing agreements to support the water and education sectors in the Kingdom worth 115 million euros split between a new 20 million euros grant in 2018 and a soft-loan of 95 million euros. During the annual Jordanian-German talks last year, Germany committed to providing Jordan with 2017 assistance totalling 600 million euross, which included humanitarian assistance to Syrian refugees and vulnerable communities, making it the second largest donor to Jordan.