Atta S., 17,  a child rights advocate. DCIP lawyer Farah Bayadsi with ex-child prisoner. Hadeel A. (Photo credit: DCIP) National Children's Council elections (Photo:DCIP)

Defense for Children International - Palestine

Org #38659
Project of the Month Site Visit Verified
1991
year founded
$109,618
raised on GlobalGiving
1
year fundraising
2
projects funded

Mission

DCIP is committed to securing a just and viable future for Palestinian children. We seek to defend and protect children growing up in an environment where perpetrators of human rights violations enjoy impunity. Ours is a comprehensive approach focusing on human rights monitoring, evidence-based advocacy, awareness-raising and direct legal services with the combined impact of exposing and mitigating ongoing violence against children. Since Israel's occupation of the West Bank, including East Jerusalem, and the Gaza Strip in 1967, children in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT) have inhabited an environment characterized by violence and instability. Today, these children continue ... read more

Projects (2)

Project Leaders
Brad Parker
Brad Parker
Ivan Karakashian
Ivan Karakashian
Ruba Awadallah
Ruba Awadallah
Priscilla Wathington
Priscilla Wathington
Team
Khaled Quzmar, Sana Anfous, Ayed Abu Eqtaish, Riad Arar, Musaika Obaid, Ivan Karakashian, Brad Parker, Sawsan Salahat
Organization Information
Al-Sartawi Building, Third Floor
Al-Khoulafa' St.
Al-Bireh/Ramallah, 00000
Palestine
+970 2 242 7530

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 2252302914
Organization Information
Al-Sartawi Building, Third Floor
Al-Khoulafa' St.
Al-Bireh/Ramallah, 00000
Palestine
+970 2 242 7530

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 2252302914

Project Reports

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Dec 27, 2018
A tough year for Palestinian children
We can’t thank you enough for your support of Palestinian children caught in the Israeli military detention system. This last year was a difficult one for Palestinian children—we...
Dec 27, 2018
A tough year for Palestinian children
Our entire team is so grateful for your support for child-led protection teams in the Occupied Palestinian Territory. These courageous children take charge of their futures, enact local change, and...
Sep 4, 2018
"They kicked me all over my body"
At around three a.m. on the morning of July 15, 2018, Israeli soldiers arrested Ahmad B., 15, from his house in Arroub refugee camp, near the southern West Bank city of Hebron. Without explaining the...
 
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