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9 June 2021
Press Release

WFP AND UNFPA TO SUPPORT GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE SURVIVORS IN PALESTINE

Joint WFP/UNFPA News Release   09 June 2021   WFP AND UNFPA TO SUPPORT GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE SURVIVORS IN PALESTINE   JERUSALEM – The UN Population Fund (UNFPA) will support more than 5,300... Read more

31 May 2021
News

Mostashari Mobile Application, in Emergencies

Mostashari Mobile App, "my counselor" in Arabic language, is the first Arabic language mobile application specialized in comprehensive... Read more

14 May 2021
Press Release

UNFPA calls all parties to ensure the full protection of women and adolescent girls

  Cairo, 13 May 2021 - The United Nations Population Fund is alarmed by the number of civilian casualties, including children and women caused by the current escalation between the Israelis and the... Read more

3 May 2021
Press Release

UN Women and UNFPA join forces to combat rising gender-based violence in Palestine

UN Women and UNFPA have received $3 Million from the United Nations Central Emergency Response Fund (UN CERF) to primarily support women- and... Read more

28 April 2021
Press Release
Awareness Raising Campaign on breast cancer by PMRS in October 2019

Japan grants USD 947,700 to Women’s health, supporting urgent protection needs of sexual and reproductive health and breast cancer in vulnerable communities in Palestine

RAMALLAH, Palestine 28 April 2021 – The Government of Japan contributed USD 947,700 in support of UNFPA’s humanitarian response to the protection and... Read more

8 March 2021
Statement

Celebrate women leaders on the frontlines of the COVID-19 response and beyond

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem International Women’s Day 8 March 2021   All over the world, women lead. They lead peace processes, run businesses, establish hospitals and... Read more

8 March 2021
News

Providing safe spaces for survivors of violence, even during COVID-19

Gender-based violence (GBV) rooms provide safe and private spaces for survivors of violence seeking medical, psychological, and social support in the... Read more

23 December 2020
News
Laila-Midwife-Gaza

“Midwifery is a great and honorable profession” – a midwife’s story

“A midwife ensures a pleasant birth and a happy mother and baby. I loved supporting women when they were most in need”. When Laila Masharfa began to... Read more

15 December 2020
News

Palestinian Multiple Indicators Cluster Survey (PMICS) 2019-2020, announced

The Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics, in cooperation with UNICEF, announced the main results of the Palestinian Multiple Indicator Cluster... Read more

10 December 2020
Statement

Standing up for human rights more important than ever

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on Human Rights Day Realizing human rights, equal and inalienable for every person, is the most just and meaningful goal of any society.  Human... Read more

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