Project ID: 34493

Chinese Government provides RMB 5 million grant to support Afghan refugees living in Iran

Commitment amount

$ 1318426.114

Constant 2017 USD

Summary

Funding agency [Type]

Unspecified Chinese Government Institution [Government Agency]

Recipient

Iran

Sector

Emergency response (Code: 720)

Flow type

Grant

Concessional

Yes

Category

Intent

Development (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Commercial

Development

Representational

Mixed

Financial Flow Classification

ODA-like (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Official Development Assistance

Other Official Flows

Vague (Official Finance)

Flows categorized based on OECD-DAC guidelines

Project lifecycle

Status

Implementation (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Pledge

Commitment

Implementation

Completion

Suspended

Cancelled

Milestones

Commitment year

2001

Description

On November 27, 2001, the Chinese Government announced that it was ready to provide assistance to Afghan refugees in Iran through working with the Iranian government. As of December 2001, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Zhang Qiyue announced that it had been providing relief goods and materials to Afghan refugees in Iran, and would continue to do so. In November 2001, the Chinese Government sent 39 trucks of relief supplies to Afghan refugees in Iran. Also, an official report on 'China's Relationship with United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)' notes that the Chinese Government had donated relief goods and materials to Afghan refugees in Iran (worth RMB 5 million).

Number of official sources

3

Number of unofficial sources

6

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Details

Cofinanced

No

Receiving agencies [Type]

Government of Iran [Government Agency]

Implementing agencies [Type]

China Ministry of Foreign Affairs [Government Agency]; United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) [Intergovernmental Organization]