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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.  


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  


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…  


Sawasya II

Sawasya II represents the primary programmatic vehicle of the United Nations for advancing the rule of law, gender justice and human rights in the State of Palestine for the period 2018-2023.  


Rule of Law and State-Building: Forging the Social Contract

Effective state-building is not simply about building or capacitating state institutions. It is about forging a “social contract” between the state and its inhabitants, shaping and enforcing a set of…  

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