The Palestinian Association for Empowerment and Local Development - REFORM signs a Memorandum of Understanding with The Palestinian initiative for the Promotion of Global Dialogue and Democracy - Miftah to cooperate on building the capacities of youth leaders and empowering them, which contributes to enhancing the responsiveness of systems’ towards the aspirations and needs of Palestinian youth, as well as enhancing their participation in public life and decision-making processes to create social change. This all shall promote the values of democracy and active citizenship, and ensure pluralism within Palestinian society.

The agreement was signed by Dr. Lily Feidy, Executive Manager of Miftah, and Mr. Oday Abu Karsh, General Manager of REFORM. The parties have expressed their willing to cooperate and partner among each other through designing interventions that correspond to the overall framework of each institution.