UAWC completes the rehabilitation of agricultural roads in Jerusalem and Jericho governorates
Jerusalem / Jericho
_ The Union of Agricultural Work Committees (UAWC) completed the rehabilitation
of agricultural roads in Jerusalem and Jericho governorates as part of "Meet
the needs of Palestinian refugees in marginalized area" project.
governorate of Jericho, UAWC completed the rehabilitation of a multi-use
agricultural road with a length of 1800 meters in Fasayel village. In addition,
UAWC completed the expansion and rehabilitation of a 5 km mixed-use
agricultural road at Al-Mentar Al-Badawi and Al-Sawahra Al Sharqiya in
expansion of an agricultural road in the village of Batir in Bethlehem
governorate, the Israeli occupation forces confiscated the contractor's
machinery and stopped the work on the road, Therefore, UAWC was completed 80%
of its work on this road.
project, which benefits a total of 290 families, came in line with UAWC's strategic plan in supporting the steadfastness of small-scale farmers on
their land and enhancing their access to natural resources and water and to
facilitate their access to education,
health and other services.