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Thanks to the support of Canadians, Medical Aid for Palestine’s mission is to improve the health condition of Palestinians while respecting their autonomy and self-determination. As well, MAP works to develop cooperation and understanding between Canadians and Palestinians through the exchange of information and resources.
A Bit of History
Medical Aid for Palestine was founded in order to alleviate the suffering of Palestinian civilians during the invasion of Lebanon by the Israeli army during the summer of 1982.
MAP pursues two main goals:
Our Documentation Centre
MAP’s documentation centre offers a wide array of information on current Palestinian issues. In addition to many documents on the issues of health and human rights in the Occupied Territories, there are sections on women, education, culture and the environment. There are books, newspapers and an audiovisual section that includes photographs and videocassettes.
Our Consulting Services