Organizations/VIPs/Others Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
"The Palestinian Hydrology Group (PHG) was established in 1987 as an independent specialized institution dedicated to develop and protect the water and environmental resources; to insure more public accessibility to adequate water supply sources and sanitary conditions; and to develop a proper information systems and technologies including GIS."
"Background," www.phg.org (accessed Aug. 17, 2015)
"PHG is a nongovernment organization strives to remain the lead research and developmental organization in the water sector which contributes to the development of the capacity of water and sanitation practitioners and to the protection and development of local water and environmental resources as well as to ensure just allocation of water and sanitation services to all Palestinian Communities. PHG also strives to contribute in building a civil society and empowers the vulnerable groups, including women, to participate in decision making and to promote the good water governance and the right to water as well as to improve food security for the Palestinian Communities."
"Mission," www.phg.org (accessed Aug. 17, 2015)
Palestinian non-governmental organization
Not membership or subscription based
Ayman Rabi, PhD, Executive Director
# of Offices:
Five (Ramallah, Jerusalem, Nablus, Hebron, Gaza)
# of Staff:
World Water Council
Palestinian Water Authority
Soitec Sunidarity initiative
CLICO project, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (Spain)
Donors include Agence Francaise de Developpement, European Commission, Japan International Cooperation Agency, Polish Aid, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), and the Spanish Agency for International Cooperation