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Gender Alert: Needs of Women and Girls in Humanitarian Action in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt)

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

The major drivers of humanitarian vulnerability in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) remain unchanged. More

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. More

Caught Up Between A Rock & A Hard Place: Occupation, Patriarchy And Gender Relations A Case Study Of Palestinian Women In Area C & H2

Thursday, March 1, 2018

This report is an in-depth, gender-based study designed to identify - and help voice - the needs and priorities of women living in areas under occupation and facing prolonged humanitarian crisis. The findings, conclusions and recommendations of the report are addressed to humanitarian, as well as development and political, actors to enable them to develop an informed humanitarian response that addresses the gender-differentiated impact of the Israeli Occupation on community members in general and women in particular. More

Restricted Lives: Women’s Voices Under Blockade in Gaza

Monday, December 11, 2017

UN Women in cooperation with humanitarian sectors and clusters has developed a collection of women’s stories under blockade in Gaza. The stories aim to give a voice to women in Gaza who suffer the consequences of violence, poverty and limited access to services. More

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. More

Open Day 2017: Joint Actions on Women, Peace, Security, and Justice

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

The Overall objective of the Open Day 2017 on Women, Peace and Security in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (oPt) was to identify progresses and outstanding issues related to the implementation of the recommendations of the Open Day organized in 2016, which entailed a collective and comprehensive presentation of Palestinian women’s needs and demands by the Palestinian women’s civil society, in line with the priority actions of the UNSCR 1325 National Action Plan (2017-2019). More

International Legal Accountability Mechanisms: Palestinian Women Living under occupation

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

This research report identify tools and approaches for the protection of Palestinian women’s human rights in the context of a prolonged military occupation in view of informing the work of humanitarian, human rights and development actors and strengthen the engagement of various stakeholders for the integration of women’s human rights in their mechanisms. More

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. More

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. More

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. More

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. More

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