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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.  


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…  


From Crisis to Opportunity

UNDP’s Accelerator Lab is running an experiment to link 20-30 women cooperatives and small producers to an online marketing platform through establishing a specialized online store for traditional…  


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.  


Access to Justice for the Most Vulnerable in Gaza

Arwa is a 35 year old woman from Gaza who benefited from legal aid under the Sawasya joint programme with UNDP, UNWomen and UNICEF  


Shufuna

Through SHUFUNA (SEE US), the project will focus on using multiple tools that will effectively call out decision makers to take the necessary steps to change the status quo and increase women’s…  


SEEDS

SEEDS aims at empowering and supporting entrepreneurial start-ups technically and financially to strengthen their position and enlarge their work domain in the market they operate in.  


A Business Owner and Mother

Amal Moqat, is a 47-year-old mother from Gaza and the sole breadwinner of her family. She applied for a grant from UNDP's DEEP programme to revive my husband’s plant nursery after he left her. She…  

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