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Humanitarian Response Plan 2020, UNFPA, State of Palestine

UNFPA Palestine Humanitarian Response Plan 2020 that will be implemented by the country office.

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Assessment of In Vitro Fertilization Services in Palestine

This publication “Assessment of In Vitro Fertilization Services in Palestine” has been funded by the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation within the Project “The unfinished agenda to address social determinants for achieving reproductive health and rights in Palestine” AID 11578.01.1.

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MENA Youth Capacity Building in Humanitarian Action (MYCHA)

MYCHA initiative contributes to key action 3 of the compact - Capacity Building and Local Action, aiming to ensure that the priorities of young people are addressed by the humanitarian system and their participation in humanitarian action is supported and facilitated.

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A MUCH NEGLECTED SERVICE - Assessment of Family Planning Services in Palestine: Challenges and Opportunities

UNFPA, in its continuous efforts to promote Family Planning services in Palestine and to improve the overall management of FP supplies, has conducted this assessment of FP services with a particular focus to commodity security as an important step to ensure a sustainable and reliable supply of high-quality FP commodities.

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State of Palestine Newsletter

A special publication issued by UNFPA State of Palestine on the occasion of UNFPA@50 and ICPD25

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Women and Girls with Disabilities

This study on GBV among women and girls with disabilities was conducted by UNFPA (United Nations Population Fund) with the support of Denmark in the context of the GBV Sub-Cluster Strategy 2018-2020. It was based on a needs analysis and mapping of services offered to women and girls with disabilities aged 15 and older who are survivors of gender-based violence (GBV) in the West Bank and Gaza Strip, particularly in view of the poor protection, care and social services available to women survivors of violence.

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Unfinished Business: the pursuit of rights and choices for all

This year’s State of the World Population (SWOP) report comes at the 50th anniversary of the creation of UNFPA, the UN agency for sexual and reproductive health, and the 25th anniversary of the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD). The report analyzes the progress the world has made regarding the promises of the ICPD including putting individuals in charge of their own reproductive decisions and empowering women and girls as a precondition for development. The report also identifies areas of improvement and tells stories of women who lived through the transformative decades since the promises of the ICDP were first made.

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Palestine Gender Justice and The Law

UNFPA, in partnership with UN Women, UNDP, and ESCWA, has conducted this study on Gender Justice & the Law in the Arab States Region to provide a comprehensive assessment of laws and policies affecting gender equality and protection against gender-based violence in Arab countries.

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The global transition from high to low fertility

Not so long ago, most people had large families: five children, on average. Where once there was one global fertility rate, today there are many, with differences wider than at any point in human history.

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Impact of the ‘Great March of Return’ on Gender-based Violence

The humanitarian situation in Gaza Strip continues to deteriorate. Since 30 March 2018, the Gaza Strip has been tense with weekly demonstrations held by Palestinians beside Israel’s perimeter fence as part of the ‘Great March of Return’. As of 8 June 2018, 101 Palestinians were killed in the context of the demonstrations, including 13 children and more than 13,000 were injured. Other 34 Palestinians were killed during the same period in contexts other than demonstrations. The large number of casualties is expected to increase the risk of gender-based violence (GBV) of the women impacted.


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