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Local Government and Infrastructure (LGI) Program

Published 11/02/2016 by Global Communities

The overall goal of the Local Government and Infrastructure (LGI) program is to promote an enabling environment for good local governance and provide the basic infrastructure necessary for sustainable improvements in the quality of life of Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza. Awarded in 2010, the program focuses on two main components, infrastructure and local government, with cross-cutting initiatives that positively impact youth, gender and green activities. Since 2014, LGI has implemented humanitarian assistance in Gaza through a cash-for-work program and distribution of emergency supplies during the most critical periods of the crisis. Overall, more than 660,000 individuals will benefit from LGI.

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