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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…  


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.  


The virtual world is my new domain

Haneen lives in one of the highest populated camps north of the Gaza Strip with her eight family members. She is a very determined young woman, studying English Literature at the Islamic University in…  


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…  


UNDP and Welfare Association renew agreement

Through this renewed commitment, both TAAWON and UNDP will leverage each other’s comparative advantage to co-create joint programmes in the areas of education, youth and women empowerment, community…  


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…  


Government of Norway Partners with UNDP to Provide Critical Medical Supplies in Gaza

supporting Ministry of Health’s response to Covid-19 and reducing the risk facing medical staff who are on the frontlines fighting the pandemic.  


Coronavirus disease COVID-19

UNDP transformative resilience approach to support the Palestinian people effectively prepare for, respond to and recover from the COVID-19 crisis.  


Poverty Oriented Infrastructure through Employment Generation Programme (EGPI - IX)

Since 2002, the Government of Germany through the German Development Bank, KfW, and its implementing partner UNDP/PAPP, have strived to meet the priority development needs of the neediest Palestinians…  

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