PEGASE: Direct Financial Support to the Palestinian Government

Publication date: 2009

A publication by the European Commission Technical Assistance Office for the West Bank and Gaza Strip, outlining the role of the European Union’s PEGASE Direct Financial Support Programmes, that aim to provide financial assistance to the Palestinian Authority (PA) to cover its recurrent costs such as civil employee salaries and pensions, social expenditure, private sector arrears and essential public services. The document evaluates the details of the assistance provided by the PEGASE Instrument, which channels EU and international assistance as a contribution to the building of the Palestinian State, in helping the PA achieve the objectives of the Palestinian Reform and Development Plan (PRDP) by working towards fiscal sustainability and efficient public services.

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Occupied Palestinian territory
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