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Women in business, stronger together

Maysoon and Rasmya studied fashion design at university, while Areej studied business administration and complemented it with fashion design. The three women met in a fashion design training course…  


Palestinian Prime Minister, UNICEF, UNFPA, and UNDP strengthen volunteering

Under the auspices of His Excellency Palestinian Prime Minister, Dr. Mohammed Shtayyeh, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed for the establishment of a Palestinian National Volunteer Service…  


Supporting women access legal aid amidst COVID-19

Haya, is a 22-year-old young woman from Gaza who is facing a failed marriage and an abusive husband. She received legal aid with support from the Sawasya II Access to Justice Joint Programme.  


Unpaid care work – A gateway for gender equality

COVID-19 exposed structural weaknesses in reducing the gender equality gap, but also presented opportunities for designing interventions to ensure a strong comeback toward achieving gender equality.  


PWA, Netherlands and UNDP Announce Second Phase of the Transboundary Wastewater Management Project

The Kingdom of the Netherlands with the Palestinian Water Authority and UNDP’s Programme of Assistance to the Palestinian People held a closing ceremony on 11 November 2020 for the first phase of the…  


Managing Transboundary Wastewater

Amer is one of the villagers that benefited from the Transboundary Wastewater Management project, implemented by UNDP with support from the Kingdom of the Netherlands. His house is now connected to a…  


UNDP and British Consulate General Sign Agreement in Support of Transparency, Evidence, and Accountability

The £2 million GBP will support the development of a multi-year programme that will strengthen effective and accountable governance, and increase the responsiveness and transparency of Palestinian…  


With support from SFD, UNDP disburses compensations for damaged homes in Gaza

In its fifth year of implementation, and with support from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia through the Saudi Fund for Development (SFD), the project will enable 272 families by 2020 to reconstruct their…  


Detecting Non-Revenue Water Using Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence

The Accelerator Lab partnered with a promising Palestinian start-up company, FlowLess, to test a locally developed and cost-efficient smart system for detecting water losses using IoT and AI,…  


Germany Allocates Euro 17 million through UNDP to Respond to COVID-19

The Government of Germany, through its Development Bank (KfW), and UNDP sign an agreement in the amount of Euro 17 million. The Investment Programme for Resilience (IPR) will support Palestinian…  

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