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Safeguarding Health in Conflict coalition welcomes UN resolution condemning attacks on healthcare

Safeguarding Health in Conflict coalition welcomes UN resolution condemning attacks on healthcare

3 May 2016

MAP joined the Safeguarding Health in Conflict (SHC) coalition last year, as part of our campaign calling ...

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NGOs and faith groups to Obama & Putin: Hope is crumbling on your watch, save Syria’s ceasefire

NGOs and faith groups to Obama & Putin: Hope is crumbling on your watch, save Syria’s ceasefire

3 May 2016

In response to the escalating violence in Syria, more than 80 faith groups and NGOs - including Medical Aid for Palestinians - ...

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Dr Philippa Whitford meets breast cancer survivors at MAP-supported clinic in Gaza

Dr Philippa Whitford meets breast cancer survivors at MAP-supported clinic in Gaza

27 April 2016

Earlier this month, breast cancer surgeon and UK Member of Parliament Dr Philippa Whitford MP returned to Gaza for the first time ...

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MAP-delegation surgeon live-streams virtual reality operation to Gaza

MAP-delegation surgeon live-streams virtual reality operation to Gaza

21 April 2016

Dr Shafi Ahmed visited Gaza for the first time in January this year with Medical Aid for Palestinians to assess medical training ...

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MAP to train family medicine teams in Palestine

MAP to train family medicine teams in Palestine

21 April 2016

MAP signed an agreement in Ramallah last week to support the development of Family Medicine in Palestine. The agreement was signed ...

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ISIS clashes in Yarmouk compound suffering of Syria’s Palestinians

ISIS clashes in Yarmouk compound suffering of Syria’s Palestinians

20 April 2016

The Palestinian refugee camp of Yarmouk in Damascus has suffered near constant crisis during Syria's 5-year-long civil war. ...

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Asfari-MAP scholars in the UK – Manar’s story

Asfari-MAP scholars in the UK – Manar’s story

15 April 2016

My dream came true—I am studying at Oxford Brookes University in the UK! I have repeated this to myself so many times since ...

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MP and former MAP volunteer Dr Philippa Whitford returns to Gaza

MP and former MAP volunteer Dr Philippa Whitford returns to Gaza

14 April 2016

It was a return trip a long time in the making, but last week surgeon and Member of Parliament Dr Philippa Whitford revisited Gaza ...

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Follow the MAP Cyclists

Follow the MAP Cyclists

14 April 2016

For the past five days, 21 of our supporters have been riding across the West Bank to raise money for MAP and take on a ...

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Through Hell to High Water

Through Hell to High Water

8 April 2016

Having worked in the Palestinian refugee camps of Lebanon for more than thirty years, MAP has great experience in ...

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