Duration: July 2010 - June 2013
Implementing Agencies: FAO, UNESCO, UNRWA, UN Women
The overall goal of the programme was to help vulnerable, rural, and refugee communities mitigate and cope with the interlinked challenges in the Jordan Valley. In close consultation with the local beneficiaries, authorities, and community-based organizations, four UN agencies combined their expertise to provide vocational training and income generating activities; promote the efficient use of water and good agricultural practices; and make available housing for IDPs and those most vulnerable.
Duration: April 2005 - October 2007
Implementing Agencies: UNESCO, UNDP, UNIFEM, WHO, UNICEF, UNRWA, UNFPA
Executed by seven UN agencies, the programme supported the Palestinian authorities in meeting the growing demand for assistance amongst populations exposed to conflict-related psychosocial trauma in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip. The programme was of particular importance to the challenges faced by youth and women.