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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.  


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  


OFID and UNDP sign agreements to support Gaza and Jerusalem

New agreements will provide a sustainable source of drinking water to schools and university students in the Gaza Strip, increase access to healthcare services for cancer patients in East Jerusalem…  


Female Participation in Sports

The Palestinian Youth Sports League (PYSL) has in 2017 launched its activities and registered 9,000 youth, 25 percent of which are girls and young women. New teams were formed in many sports…  


First ever Child Friendly School opened in Gaza

Education Above All (EAA) Foundation, UNDP and UNICEF open the first ever 'Child Friendly School' in Gaza.Jamal Abdul Nasser School was completely destroyed during the 2014 hostilities. Serving 800…  


Funded by the Government of Saudi Arabia: UNDP raffles off 26 Housing Units to Families in Gaza

With Funding from Saudi Arabia, 26 Gaza families will be the proud owners of new homes at Al Ameer Nayef bin Abdel Aziz Saudi neighborhood.  


Launch of Public Opinion Survey

The survey provides evidence-based analysis of Palestinian and Israeli public opinions on the conflict, and recommendations to facilitate the peace process.  


589 scholarships announced by EAA

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


MDGs to SDGs

Across the globe, world leaders have adopted the new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that are essentially an agreed-upon vision to put people and the planet on a sustainable path by 2030. This…  

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