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Striking out against gender-based violence in Gaza

The MDG-F helps open the first-ever integrated shelter and facility to reduce violence against Palestinian women in Gaza.

Traditions build livelihoods for Palestinian women

Against a backdrop of conflict and limited economic opportunities, a group of West Bank women are revitalizing traditional Palestinian hospitality and building livelihoods for themselves.

Palestinian identity unfolds on two stages

As the West Bank Palestinian leadership was readying its September statehood bid at the United Nations General Assembly, 20-year-old Mariam Abu Khaled was preparing for a different drama.