About EFE-Palestine

One of the earliest affiliates of the EFE Network, EFE-Palestine's first graduates completed their training in Gaza on the same year it was founded – 2006.

Today, EFE-Palestine operates in the West Bank, Gaza and Jerusalem, where it provides demand-driven training to youth with limited opportunity, and offers startup support to aspiring entrepreneurs.  It is the first EFE Affiliate to pioneer training in online freelancing for youth from communities where physical barriers limit their ability to find employment.


  • Over 9,993 Palestinian youth linked to employment and the wider world of work.
  • 63% of Palestine EFE graduates are young women.
  • 977 employers have hired EFE-Palestine alumni.

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