UNDP and the Government of Japan, in partnership with the Ministry of Education and Higher Education, Al Quds University and the Palestinian Olympic Committee launched in the city of Jericho the first Palestinian community based Youth Sports League. The project focuses on increasing youth participation of both genders in team sports and improving the psychosocial and physical conditions for disadvantaged children in the Gaza Strip
The event marked the opening of a new kitchen unit that meets health and safety standards.
128 Female students participated in tournaments organized as part of the Tamkeen youth project.
DEEP is a pathfinder programme for economic empowerment and poverty eradication in the State of Palestine funded by the Islamic Development Bank / Al-Aqsa Fund, and implemented by UNDP in partnership with the Palestinian Government. In addition to poor families, DEEP targets youth, women, small farmers and persons with disability, helping them manage their own micro-enterprises.
The project is funded by the EU and implemented by UNDP, to revitalize the Palestinian tourism sector by rehabilitating historical landmarks and creating jobs.
The exhibition illustrates historic photographs of 25 shop owners under the PURE programme
Aziza says it took her 20 years to understand that violence can never end by patience

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