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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  


Gaza lighthouse glows in orange

The EU and its Member States, in partnership with UNDP, joined Palestinians in Gaza to light Gaza lighthouse in orange to mark the International Day for Elimination of Violence against Women. This…  


16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence

The international community in Palestine launches a joint campaign “#HearMeToo: Voices against Violence” to mark the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence in Palestine. Civil society…  


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…  


UNDP Conference with civil society in Gaza

UNDP organized the “Civil Society Organizations - Solving Challenges, Moving Forward” conference in Gaza to highlight the role of CSOs in response to the development challenges in the Gaza Strip, …  


Launch Sawasya II Joint Programme

Sawasya II Joint Programme with UN Women and UNICEF seeks to support the building of a progressively functioning and increasingly inclusive Palestinian rule of law system that respects, protects, and…  


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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