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Youth and Women Employment Programme in Gaza

With a USD 1.2 million support from the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, UNDP is creating jobs and training opportunities for 596 young men and women in Gaza.  


Partners Conclude Visit to UNDP Projects in Gaza

Field visit by partners to the Gaza Strip to explore some of the cash for work initiatives and youth employment projects UNDP is implementing  


Austria's Support of Area C Projects through CRDP

The Government of Austria and UNDP’s Programme of Assistance to the Palestinian People signed a Euro 2 million (USD 2.34 million) contribution to the Community Resilience and Development Programme…  


Adding life to words – a voice from Gaza

SAWTI (my voice in Arabic) is an employment generation initiative launched by UNDP’s Programme of Assistance to the Palestinian People to develop the skills and capacities of talented young graduates…  


DigiBiz ICT Solutions Competition

First ICT solutions competition where five young entrepreneurs won a trip to Japan to further develop their business ideas into prototypes in addition to USD 1000 each and a presentation at the 2018…  


Lifeguarding in Gaza

Bilal Basheer is one of the 120 lifeguards supported by UNDP’s Gaza emergency job creation programme with funds from the Islamic Development Bank. "I should always be cautious and focused, and with…  


UNDP supports urgent UN efforts to lower tensions and rebuild economy in Gaza

The United Nations is moving urgently to create employment opportunities and develop economic recovery initiatives for youth and women in the Gaza Strip.  


Gaza Lifeguards Take Up their Posts

120 job opportunities will be provided to skilled lifeguards whose jobs across the Gaza Strip will ensure the safety of people in and around the water this summer season.  


Freelancing in the State of Palestine

In spite of enormous challenges, the entrepreneurial spirit in Gaza is high, and some youth are finding alternative ways to challenge the situation. Freelancing and online jobs are considered to be…  


Gaza housing supported by SFD through UNDP and UNRWA

UNDP and UNRWA signed a new agreement with the Saudi Fund for Development for USD 10 million to cover house reconstruction in Gaza  

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