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JUZOOR

description of organisation

Mission:
To endorse the health of the Palestinian community by adopting a multi-sectoral rights-based developmental approach, based on social indicators and national priorities.
Strategic objectives:
1. Promote a holistic approach to health and social development.
2. Fulfill the needs of all Palestinians based on the social and national indicators.
3. Build the capacity of women, youth, community, health providers and others to strengthen the health sector.
4. Promote a human rights based approach.

Main Projects / Activities:
Recently, Juzoor runs many projects local, regional, and international. Some of its current project: Jerusalem Youth Parliament to promote the role of the youth in Jerusalem, Saving our Water to raise awareness of the Palestinian's Right to Water, Empowering YOUTH to activate youngsters as citizens, Horizon Project to reduce the Sexual and reproductive health Risks for the ages 12 to 17, Community Based Approach to Diabetes Management, Improving Women’s Access to and Utilization of Reproductive Health Services, Capacity Development and Advocacy on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Policies for the ages 10 to 17 and it is implemented in Palestine - Lebanon- Yemen, Promoting Women’s rights, combating violence against women: Building a sustainable legal-health-social service referral system in the Palestinian Occupied Territory, School Canteen Project to improve the health lifestyle through nutrition habits, and others project.
The projects are long or short term - the range is between 4 months to 36 months.
Some of the activities:
- Trainings and workshops
- TOT on different subject
- Seminars
- National Conferences
- Summer Camps/Winter camps
- Festival for students and youth
- Study/Learning tours
- Educational Sessions
target Groups: Youth, Children, Women, and Eldery

inclusion topics

This organisation is willing to involve volunteers who face situations which make their participation in activities more difficult, from the following categories for different types of project:

Inclusion categoryReceiving projectsSending projectsCoordinating projects
Economic obstacles
Disability
Cultural differences