Defence for Children International - Palestine Section

DCI/PS is dedicated to promoting and protecting the rights of Palestinian children in the West Bank and Gaza Strip and to facilitating the creation of an environment which is
aware of and respects children's rights. It is an independent, Palestinian non-governmental organisation.

  • Provision of free legal services.
  • Documentation about the collective and individual violations of Palestinian children's rights.
  • Training and social mobilisation.
  • Research and International advocacy.


DCI Palestine Section's website is also available in Arabic www.dci-

DCI/PS offices are based in Ramallah, Hebron andBethlehem.


Key information

Operation level:
Works with age groups:
Organisation type:
NGO - non governmental organisation


Organisation mandate

Provide training or education on child rights
Undertake legal casework on behalf of children
Work in partnership with organisations
Lobby governments and the United Nations
Research child rights
Work directly with children

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