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Assessment of the Services of Anti-Violence Centres and Shelters In Palestine

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

This report assessed the services of all five centers/shelters (Mehwar Centre, Nablus Safe Home, the Jericho shelter, the Hayat Centre and Aman Centre (Safe Home) in Gaza) that offer anti violence services to women survivors of violence against women (VAW) in Palestine. The assessment includes the role of the National Government in institutionalizing the centers’ sheltering services and coordinating their services within the national strategies on eliminating violence against women.

Guidelines for The Reintegration of Women Survivors of Violence in Palestine

Thursday, April 26, 2018

This manual, which is closely associated with the Palestinian Referral System, is an illustrative and guiding tool for staff and workers to lead the reintegration process of women and girls victims/survivors back into the community. The roles and duties of the different partners are based on the referral mechanisms adopted in the Referral System document. Therefore, the Palestinian Referral System is an essential document complement to the reintegration guidelines.

Navigating through Shattered Paths: NGO Service Providers and Women Survivors of Gender-Based Violence

Sunday, December 10, 2017

The effectiveness of existing GBV interventions, as well as their problems and gaps cannot be addressed without understanding the Gaza context.This report is a first attempt to assess the achievements, continuing obstacles and gaps among the community of NGO providers in Gaza.

Seminar Report on Gender Based Violence (GBV) in the Humanitarian Context of the Gaza Strip

Friday, September 30, 2016

Seminar report of the international seminar on Gender Based Violence (GBV) in the Gaza Strip held in September 2016.

Access Denied: Palestinian Women's Access to Justice in the West Bank of the occupied Palestinian territory

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Where are women? Where is women's accessibility to "justice"? Are there possibilities for justice in the context of military occupation. The report delves into the spatio-temporal, socio-legal, political and economic factors and ideologies to uncover hidden abuses and analyze policies and practices that hinder women's ability to access the prevailing legal systems in the West Bank and enjoy their rights to a secure and dignified life.

Social Protection of Women: from Protection to Empowerment (Fact Sheet)

Tuesday, December 31, 2013

The Palestinian Basic Law emphasizes the contents of international instruments. Article (9) thereof provides that “Palestinians shall be equal before the law and the judiciary, without distinction”. Article (10) of the same law provides that basic human rights and liberties shall be protected and respected, and it calls on the Palestinian Authority to act immediately to accede to international declarations and instruments that protect human rights. In that vein, the government has announced its commitment to developing a comprehensive and complete system for social protection based on rights and ensuring a decent and dignified life for citizens, particularly the most disadvantaged and marginalized groups.

The Mehwar Centre: Women Agents of Change

Monday, December 31, 2012

The need to establish a space, where women victims of violence in the occupied Palestinian territory feel safe and have access to specialized services led to the establishment of the Mehwar Centre in 2008. This report is a tribute to the brave women agents of change, while illustrating the achievements of the Centre between 2008 and 2012, as well as the diversified efforts and collaboration that exist among its key partners.

The Mehwar Centre - Good Practices from the Occupied Palestinian Territory for Recruiting Anti-Violence Centre Personnel

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Establishing a space, where women victims of violence feel safe and have access to specialized services requires specialized, professional, motivated, and talented staff. These recruitment guidelines offer practical support to organizations and institutions responsible for managing of anti-violence centres, and provide guidance in the selection of appropriate personnel that demonstrate proven professional capacities and personal qualities needed to carry out their job functions.

The Mehwar Centre: Evaluation of Policies and Procedures

Saturday, December 31, 2011

The Mehwar Centre opened its doors in February 2007 with the mission to address gender- based violence in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt). Since its opening, the centre has sheltered approximately 150 women and 40 children victims of violence.

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