Hurryyat Calls upon WHO and Amnesty International for an Urgent Intervention to Save the lives of Ailing Prisoners
The Center for Defense of Liberties and Civil Rights-‘Hurryyat’ issued a statement calling for the World Health Organization, Amnesty International, the International Committee of Red Cross and all international human rights organizations to intervene immediately to save the lives of the ailing prisoners in Israeli prisons.
NDC and Palestinian National Institute of NGOs hold an information meeting in Salfit
NDC seeks out the needs, concerns and hopes of small NGOs and CBOs in the northern governorates.
AFKAR Offers Activities and Programs to Adjust Students’ Behaviors
The start of year 2012 witnessed a quantum leap regarding program, managerial, financial, and strategic development to Afkar For Educational & Cultural Development. Since its’ establishment, the organization has striven to offer activities and programs necessary and influential to adjust students’ behaviors, and to successfully use education participatory tools. This progress was accompanied with signing partnership agreements and offering technical assistance by the funders for raising service level presented by AFKAR to its targeted groups.
Agence Française de Développement (AFD) and World Bank joint mission completes mid-term Review of Palestinian NGO IV Project
Mission visits 11 projects and holds a series of meetings with NDC and Palestinian Authority ministries. From the 17th to the 29th of March a joint AFD and World Bank delegation carried out a detailed mid-term review of the Palestinian NGO IV Project managed by NDC (funded by AFD/World Bank).
Ghoneim discusses with World Bank delegation mechanisms for supporting area C
Ramallah-Maan - Minister of State, Engineer Maher Ghoeim discussed today with a World Bank delegation priorities and way for supporting projects in area C under Israeli authority and targetted by Israeli Occupation as well as settlers. Mr. Ghoneim received a WB delegation led by Sabine Beddies and representatives from the AFD and the NDC. The Minister stressed the importance of the NGOs in the implementation of projects and supporting targeted areas affected by the wall, racial expansion and selttements.
Palestinian State-Building at Risk, says UN report to Donors Meeting
WAFA- The Palestinian state-building achievement is at increased risk, resulting from increased financial pressure on the Palestinian Authority and the continued absence of a credible political horizon for a negotiated solution, concluded the United Nations report to the Ad Hoc Liaison Committee (AHLC) of the donor countries, which will convene in Brussels on Wednesday.
Development in Area C Focus of PA Position Paper to Donors Meeting
(WAFA) – The Palestinian Authority’s position paper to the Ad Hoc Liaison Committee (AHLC) meeting published Monday focuses on the needed efforts to enable development in Area C of the Palestinian Territory, which is under full Israeli military and civil control and which makes up around 60% of the West Bank area.
"SHAMS"issues a statement issued on the occasion of the eighth of March, International Women's Day
"Women are a planet that enlightens the men’s lives, without them life is full of darkness" "Shakespeare"
BADIL Releases Issue 48 of al-Majdal (Winter 2012): Israel and the Crime of Apartheid
The BADIL Resource Center for Palestinian Residency and Refugee Rights is pleased to announce the publication of its Winter 2012 issue of al-Majdal (issue #48) entitled Israel and the Crime of Apartheid: The Vision of the Anti-Apartheid Struggle. The second of a two-part series on Israeli Apartheid, this issue takes a closer look at the vision of the growing anti-apartheid movement and explores various means of Palestinian resistance.
NDC Signs GIAs with Seven NGOs Working in the Field of Human Rights and Good Governance
On Thursday February 23rd 2012, the Human Rights and Good Governance Secretariat signed Grant Implementation Agreements (GIAs) with seven NGOs working in the field of human rights and good governance in the occupied Palestinian territories (oPt). Totaling US$1,215,000, these Core Funding grants will contribute greatly to the protection and promotion of human rights throughout Palestine.