Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. XLIX

No 36

04-Sept-2006

LEBANON

Stockholm Donors Conference Pledges $940Mn For Lebanon

International donors have pledged more than $940mn for Lebanons immediate relief efforts, nearly double the targeted amount of $500mn, at the Stockholm Conference for Lebanons Early Recovery on 31 August attended by representatives from some 60 countries and aid organizations. The funds for emergency aid will finance short-term needs, including the provision of shelter for those...