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State of World Population 2021 - My Body is My Own

State of World Population Report

We have the inherent right to choose what we do with our body, to ensure its protection and care, to pursue its expression. The quality of our lives depends on it. In fact, our lives themselves depend on it.

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Humanitarian Response Plan 2021, UNFPA, State of Palestine

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The Humanitarian Response Plan 2021 for the State of Palestine includes the Protection Cluster and Health Cluster.

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Advocacy brief on Adolescents' Health and Covid-19

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An advocacy brief on adolescents’ health and Covid-19” has been funded by the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation within the project ‘Strengthening Reproductive Health and Rights for Palestinian Youth’ - AID 11578.

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REGIONAL HUMANITARIAN ACTION OVERVIEW - ARAB STATES: FUNDING OVERVIEW FOR HUMANITARIAN CONTEXTS

Fact Sheet

The Arab Region is witnessing compounded humanitarian crises, the effects of which have become catastrophic. Some of these are protracted, as in Yemen, Syria, and Libya, while others have become forgotten, as in Somalia and the Palestinian territories. Meanwhile, the COVID-19 pandemic has pushed even more people behind safety lines to face gender-based violence and harmful practices against women and girls, who consistently bear the brunt of the challenges resulting from these crises.

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UNFPA Best Practices and Lessons Learned in Humanitarian Operations in the Arab Region

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The UNFPA Knowledge Series products aim to provide all stakeholders in the humanitarian community with simple, effective, and replicable information or approaches that can aid humanitarian responses. These are based on lessons learned from UNFPA programming and operations in the Arab States Region and are meant to serve as practical tools to inform responses or
enable actors to adapt successful approaches to suit their contexts.

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Evaluation of Youth-Friendly Health Services in Universities

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This publication Evaluation of Youth-Friendly Health Services in Universities has been funded by the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation (AICS) within the project ‘Strengthening Reproductive Health and Rights for Palestinian Youth’ .  The overall goal of the project is to empower every adolescent and youth, in particular, adolescent girls, to have access to sexual and reproductive health services and rights.   The project’s interventions are tailored to meet the needs of young people (15-29), whether married or unmarried, in or out of university, to develop, promote and  institutionalize tailored health services for young people, among other objectives.

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Violence against the Elderly: Palestine

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This report showcases the findings of the research conducted in Palestine from September - December 2019 on violence against the elderly. The research was conducted by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) – Palestine, in partnership with the Ministry of Social Development. This report is part of a regional study conducted by UNFPA, and the League of Arab States’ Arab Women Organization (AWO).

 

Apart from Palestine, the study involves three other Arab countries: Lebanon, Tunisia and Oman.  Technical supervision is done by the Lebanese organization KAFA.  This report delves into the causes of violence against the elderly and studies its implications and effects, as well as ways to address and treat it. It also presents recommendations on confronting and reducing violence, raised by all stakeholders, including the elderly themselves, service providers, and decision-makers.

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Social Norms and Sexual and Reproductive Health among Youth in Palestine

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This publication Social Norms and Sexual and Reproductive Health Among Youth in Palestine has been funded by the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation - AICS- Agenzia Italiana per la Cooperazione allo Sviluppo within the project ‘Strengthening Reproductive Health and Rights for Palestinian Youth’.

 

 

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Against My Will

State of World Population Report

State of World Population Report 2020

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Impact of the COVID19 Outbreak and Lockdown on Family Dynamics and Domestic Violence in Palestine

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This study was conducted by Juzoor for Health and Social Development, in partnership with United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), HAYA Programme, and the GBV Cluster. The data for this research was collected in April 2020 to examine the impact of the pandemic and the lockdown on family dynamics and domestic violence. This study also provides policy options
and conclusions.

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