Palestinian Family Planning and Protection Association (PFPPA)

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: Al Akhtal Alsagheer St.
P.O.Box 19999
Jerusalem
Country: Palestine
Region: Middle East and Northern Africa
Website: http://www.pfppa.org/English/index.shtml
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Areas:
  • HIV/Aids
  • Education

  • Other:'Health'
Short description:
The Palestinian Family Planning and Protection Association (PFPPA) established in Jerusalem in 1963, is an independent non-profit association enjoying a full membership of the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF). Its executive office is based in Jerusalem and it has six branches and youth centers scattered throughout the West Bank and the Gaza Strip. Mainly, PFPPA provides various services in sexual & reproductive health where it offers training for young leaders and staff from other governmental and non-governmental organizations. Moreover, it provides, inter alia, unique medical services in: women health, laboratory tests, counseling, awareness raising, advocating women rights, conducting applied research and organizing lobbying and advocacy campaigns to influence the national policies.
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