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West Bank project update: Promoting family medicine in Palestine

West Bank project update: Promoting family medicine in Palestine

20 January 2017

Health sectors in countries the world over face the same twin challenges to supporting their populations: the growing burden of ...

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Life-saving care for Palestinian refugees from Syria: Abu Maher’s story

Life-saving care for Palestinian refugees from Syria: Abu Maher’s story

19 January 2017

Through the Tertiary Healthcare fund, MAP supports Palestinian refugees struggling to access healthcare while coping with the ...

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UN: Restrictions to Palestinian Right to Movement are Putting Lives at Risk

UN: Restrictions to Palestinian Right to Movement are Putting Lives at Risk

18 January 2017

Patients including those in need of urgent care like women in labour, when delayed or denied access to specialised medical ...

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Israeli demolitions of Palestinian homes and property highest since records began

Israeli demolitions of Palestinian homes and property highest since records began

13 January 2017

The Israeli demolition of Palestinian homes and property has reached an alarming high in 2016. A new Al Jazeera interactive tool ...

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What does the UN Security Council resolution mean for Palestinian health and dignity?

What does the UN Security Council resolution mean for Palestinian health and dignity?

6 January 2017

MAP's Acting Policy and Campaigns Manager, Bob Jones, writes on the recent UN Security Council Resolution on the issue of Israeli ...

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Violent clashes affect healthcare services for Palestinian refugees in Lebanon

Violent clashes affect healthcare services for Palestinian refugees in Lebanon

6 January 2017

Recent clashes in the refugee camp of Ein el Helweh in the city of Saida, South Lebanon, have once again affected the provision of ...

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MAP welcomes DfID support for Palestinian health system

MAP welcomes DfID support for Palestinian health system

6 January 2017

Medical Aid for Palestinians welcomes the decision by the UK's Department for International Development (DfID) to continue to ...

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A Christmas message from Tony Laurance

A Christmas message from Tony Laurance

23 December 2016

Dear friend, This is my last word as CEO of MAP. I am retiring at the end of the year after four years at the helm. I leave an ...

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Healing hearts: MAP’s tertiary care support for Palestinian refugees from Syria

Healing hearts: MAP’s tertiary care support for Palestinian refugees from Syria

16 December 2016

In May 2016, MAP received a grant from the Lebanon Humanitarian Fund to support our ongoing project to pay for life-saving ...

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Witness Winter 2017: 50 years of occupation

Witness Winter 2017: 50 years of occupation

15 December 2016

2017 marks a number of troubling anniversaries for the Palestinian people, including 10 years of blockade in Gaza, 50 years since ...

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