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Palestinian Authority (West Bank and Gaza Strip)
Updated September 2005
Health and Development Profiles
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National Organizations
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HIV/AIDS in Palestinian Authority (West Bank and Gaza Strip)
The United Nations does not currently publish HIV/AIDS epidemiological fact sheets for this country. UNAIDS HIV/AIDS data are not available.
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Health and Development Profiles
CIA World Factbook
Extensive data over a range of fields, including geography, population, government, the economy, the military, and communications, for the West Bank and Gaza Strip.
Health Action in Crises, West Bank/Gaza Indicators
Department of Emergency and Humanitarian Action, WHO, n.d. Includes HIV/AIDS and reproductive health indicators.
Population Reference Bureau Country Profile
Key demographic, health, and development indicators, selected reports and articles, and links.
UNICEF Country Tables
Statistics in the areas of population, mortality, general and reproductive health, and education.
Documents and Reports
Core Documents
Palestine Annual Report 2003
Palestinian National Authority Ministry of Health, 2003. In particular, see the chapter on communicable diseases, which contains tables on HIV/AIDS incidence and transmission.
Provider Education and Training
HIV and AIDS Terminology Guide and Glossary
English with Arabic translations. UNICEF, UNAIDS. [PDF, 1.3MB]
National Organizations
Governmental
Health Statistics Department Palestine (HSD)
A division of the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS). Links to health surveys from 1996 to 2002.
Palestinian Ministry of Health
The Ministry of Health provides health care services as part of the national strategy for sustainable human resources development. Site outlines health education and women's health projects, offers statistics and provides links.
Nongovernmental
Health, Development, Information and Policy Institute (HDIP)
Promotes coordination among health care providers including Palestinian NGOs and the Palestinian Authority. Also provides information services, evaluations, and training.