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Date modified: 3 December 2018

The political landscape in and around Palestine remains challenging. The lengthy internal political deadlock continues despite the Fatah-Hamas reconciliation agreement of October 2017. Many Palestinians feel disillusioned by the stalled political process, with young people in particular increasingly frustrated. A clampdown on freedom of expression by the Palestinian authorities is further hindering democratisation efforts.

EED approach and added value

  • Focus on initiatives aimed at engaging youth and local communities
  • Support small and inexperienced groups as well as more politically sensitive initiatives

Examples of supported initiatives

  • Initiatives encouraging alternative forms of community civic engagement
  • Civic activists reaching out to marginalised young people and youth groups
  • Support for organisations working on sensitive issues


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  • Annual Report 2019

    In 2019, EED funded 260 new initiatives in the regions where we operate.

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