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  • 02 Apr 2014
    UNDP Signs Agreements with OFID in Support of East Jerusalem and Gaza Strip Projects

    Under the auspices of the Ministry of Jerusalem Affairs, the OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) signed agreements worth USD 3.3 million to implement projects in support of the resilience of Palestinians residing in East Jerusalem and Gaza Strip. The grant will contribute to the renovation and expansion of existing maternity wards in two of the four hospitals located in the Gaza Strip, namely Al Shifa Hospital in Gaza city and Al Nasser Complex in Khan Younis.

  • 02 Apr 2014
    UNDP Signs Agreements with OFID in Support of East Jerusalem and Gaza Strip Projects

  • 25 Feb 2014
    UNDP to Build USD 58 million Waste Water Treatment Plant in Gaza With Japan and Kuwait Funding through Islamic Development Bank

    The Palestinian Water Authority, Coastal Municipalities Water Utility, Khan Younis Municipality and UNDP’s Programme of Assistance to the Palestinian People signed today a USD 58 million agreement to construct the Khan Younis Waste Water Treatment Plant in the Gaza Strip. The implementation, construction and co-financing of the Plant will be through UNDP, in partnership with the Coastal Municipalities Water Utility, with funds from the Government of Japan and the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development through the Islamic Development Bank.

  • 04 Jul 2013
    Palestinian Prime Minister Inaugurates Mobile Health Clinic in Area C With funds from the Governments of Italy, Belgium and UNDP

    His Excellency Prime Minister Rami Al Hamdallah and Mr Frode Mauring, UNDP Special Representative of the Administrator inaugurated a mobile health clinic to answer emergency health needs of the Area C Palestinian population through innovative eco-sustainable infrastructure solutions. The establishment of a mobile health clinic that has a minimal-environmental impact, transportable with an alternative folding mechanism will allow for it to reach several communities in the area. In addition, training will be provided to Ministry of Health personnel who will manage clinic and the targeted community hosting the service.

  • 23 May 2013
    Towards a Green Economy

    In an effort to create a healthier and more resource efficient models of construction, the Palestinian Engineers Association and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launched the National Green Building Guidelines in partnership with the Palestinian Higher Green Building Council on 23 May 2013 in Ramallah. The Green Building Guidelines will lay the foundations for a green building code and encourage the implementation of eco-sustainable infrastructure, using environmentally friendly materials and deploying renewable energies.

  • 03 May 2013
    Supporting Climate Change in the occupied Palestinian territory

    The Government of Belgium and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) signed an exchange of letters worth over Euro 1.45 million on Friday 03 May 2013 for enhancing Palestinian capacities in mainstreaming environment and climate change in the occupied Palestinian territory.

  • 30 Apr 2013
    The Ministry of National Economy and the United Nations Development Programme sign an Exchange of Letters funded by the Government of Japan

    the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Palestinian Industrial Estate and Free Zone Authority (PIEFZA), in the presence of the Representative Office of Japan to the Palestinian Authority, signed an exchange of letters worth USD 884,513 for the construction of an electrical substation for the Jericho Agro-Industrial Park (JAIP). The project aims at providing electrical service to the Jericho Agro-Industrial Park in order to meet the demand of the tenants and feed all related public facilities.

  • 05 Feb 2013
    Monitoring the Quality of Water Supply in the Gaza Strip

    The project included the establishment of a much needed laboratory for testing water quality in the Gaza Strip and for the first time the CMWU was able to test and analyse the heavy metals parameters in water.