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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.  


UNDP Supports Solar Cooking Ovens

UNDP supported 47 vulnerable families in Gaza by providing them with solar cooking ovens to improve their livelihoods.  


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  


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…  


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…  


Culture and tourism sector come together

The sector working group serves as a platform to establish more linkages between the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities, Ministry of Culture, civil society, the private sector, line ministries and…  


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…  


When Economic and Education Empowerment pave the way for success

Divorced in 2010, Hala Da’lsa, 29, a refugee at Al Bureej Camp in Gaza, was left devastated and alone to provide for herself. She embarked on an uncertain journey to start her own business making long…  


DEEP

DEEP improves livelihood outcomes for poor and vulnerable Palestinian households, and effectively enables them to extricate themselves from poverty.  


589 scholarships announced by EAA

Helping Syrian & Palestinian youth impacted by conflict to build a better future.  

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