"Youth for Change" Program-Registration

The Center of Development Studies-Birzeit University

opens the door for student to register in:

The “Youth for Change” project

Despite their geographic diversity, a number of young Palestinians gathered in “The Youth for Change” project, to speak and discuss issues on the collective national identity. The project offers a platform for young Palestinians (40 persons) from the West Bank, Gaza Strip, and the Occupied Territories of 1948 to share ideas and thoughts.

The participants will meet monthly for three years, in addition to biannual meetings, to speak about reasons of geographic and social fragmentation, and means of confrontation.

To register

Applicants are recommended to:

1. Be at the age of 20-25

2. A wide knowledge of the political, social and cultural Palestinian context 

3. A historical knoweldge about the Palestinian cause

4. A knowledge in gender and equality issues

5. Commitment to the project- a collective national identity

6. work under pressure and acceptance of the other 


The Deadline of submission is on March 15, 2017

The first national meeting will be held between March 30 and April 2,2017