Palestine

MdM France, MdM Suisse et MdM Espagne luttent contre la stigmatisation liée à la santé mentale en Palestine. © Cyril Zannettacci
As part of the world mental health day (10 October 2018), MDM France, Switzerland and Spain have launched a joint public campaign in Palestine aimed at combating mental health stigma.
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A quarter of a century has passed since the first of the Oslo Accords, a beacon of hope to end conflict between Israel and the Palestinians, was signed. In September 1993 powerful images of the Palestinians Liberation Organisation's (PLO) Yasser Arafat shaking hands with Israeli Prime...
The Médecins du Monde (MDM) chapters in Palestine express their concern about the lack of sustainable solutions when responding to the latest international appeal for emergency funds to cover the health sector’s fuel critical needs. Gaza's protracted energy crisis won't be “cured” with Band-Aid...
The Médecins du Monde (MDM) chapters in Palestine express great concern and join the international community outrage regarding the demolition of the Bedouin community structures in Abu-a-Nuwar by Israel and the expected demolition of Khan Al-Ahmar, affecting hundreds of Palestinian Bedouins.
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On the 70th anniversary of the Nakba, Médecins du Monde – Doctors of the World (MdM), which has been operating in Palestine for over 16 years, condemns Israel’s use of force against Palestinian civilians in the Gaza Strip. Palestinians have been demonstrating since 30 March this year, calling for...
© Olivier Papegnies
A new report from The Association of International Development Agencies (AIDA), a coalition of more than 70 INGOs working in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt), documents the grim reality of life under occupation. The report, 50 Years of Occupation: Dispossession, Deprivation and De-...
© Cyril Zannettacci
The year 2017 marks 50 years since the beginning of the Israeli military occupation of the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt). Apart from the 1948 war, or “Nakba” (catastrophe), when around 700,000 Palestinians were displaced from their lands and became refugees, the military occupation of the...
© Cyril Zannettacci
Médecins du Monde France (MdM) has been working in Palestine since 1996 and has been always considered since Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS) as one of its core activities. Yet most of these problems are nurtured by harmful occupation policies which clearly affect the foundations of...
Fadi fait partie des 3 750 pêcheurs qui travaillent aujourd’hui à Gaza, régulièrement victimes des forces de sécurité israéliennes. C’est ainsi qu’il a perdu son frère. © Olivier Papegnies
For 50 years, the people of Palestine have lived under Israeli occupation. In the Gaza Strip, the violence, humiliation and human rights violations they have to endure on a daily basis are compounded by a blockade which for the last 10 years has been slowly asphyxiating the territory and its...
© Alessio Romenzi
Médecins du Monde France (MdM) has been working in Palestine since 1996, and is currently focusing its activities in North West Bank on psychosocial programs aiming at preventing and limiting the psychosocial impacts of occupation related violence on Palestinian communities within Nablus, Qalqilya...
 
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