Civic Participation and Community Engagement (CPCE) Activity Fact Sheet

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The Civic Participation and Community Engagement (CPCE) activity supports civil society organizations to better advocate and serve their communities, increasing citizen engagement and participation. There are over 3,000 registered Community Service Organizations (CSOs) in the West Bank and Gaza. Palestinian CSOs play a key role in providing basic services in the region. As of June 2022, CPCE signed 14 subaward grants totaling $854,770 to Palestinian civil society organizations, many of them focused on providing leadership opportunities for women and youth to effect positive change in their communities. The project will make up to 25 subawards to advanced basic democratic freedoms and common goals shared between the American and Palestinian people.

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Monday, June 27, 2022 - 2:15am

Last updated: June 27, 2022