Conference on the draft of the Palestinian Law on the Protection of the Family Violence April 27, 2015
31 - Oct - 2016
On 27 April last was held in Ramallah, the Conference " State of play and exchange of good practices. The Draft Law for the Protection of the Family from Violence". The conference, sponsored by Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah, was opened by the Consul General David Cecilia and the Palestinian Minister of Justice Salim As-Saqqa and was attended by the Deputy Minister Lapo Pistelli, the Minister of Social Affairs Shawqi Al-Issa, the Minister for Women Haifa Al-Agha (teleconference from the Gaza Strip) and Cape EUPOL COPPS mission Rodolphe Mauget.
the conference was organized as part of the general program WELOD 3 , in collaboration with the Human rights program of our cooperation . It brought together for the first time, in a public setting, Palestinian stakeholders and European, Palestinian and international civil society and United Nations agencies with the aim of illustrating the state of the draft law in question and to promote a reflection on the need to adapt the local legislation with the principles of international conventions and treaties signed by the Palestine in 2014.