United Nations Development Programme

Programme of Assistance to the Palestinian People

 03.02.2011 – UNDP, in cooperation with the Ministry of Justice, signed a memorandum of understanding with three leading universities for the implementation of  “The Justice for the Future” Project.  This joint initiative will provide academic scholarships, professional training and justice sector internships for high achieving law students throughout the occupied Palestinian territory with a special emphasis on supporting students from vulnerable groups within the Palestinian society. The objective is to prepare exceptional students for professional legal work within the Palestinian justice sector. The project, funded by CIDA, SIDA, Netherlands and BCPR for the amount of US$200,000, is initially for a period of two years from 2011 to 2013.