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DWRC organizes a workshop on the effects of the Israeli bombing of the Gaza Strip on economic establishments and the labor force

The Democracy and Workers' Rights Center organizes a workshop on the effects of the Israeli bombing of the Gaza...
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Call for solidarity with the Palestinian people: mobilize to stop Israel’s escalation of violence against Palestinian civilians

May 17, 2021 For the past eight days, the Israeli army has been bombing and shelling the densely populated...
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A festival on the occasion of International Women’s Day in Khuza’a to highlight women’s experiences in realizing their right to work

Festival on the occasion of International Women’s Day organized by the Democracy and Workers’ Rights Center in...
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DWRC demands the adoption substantial measures that will motivate women to engage in the labor market and provide employment opportunities

On the occasion of International Women’s Day DWRC demands the adoption substantial measures and policies...
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Official launch of the EU funded project: “Gender Equality in the Economic Sphere: Our Right, Our Priority”

Ramallah & Gaza, 24/02/2021 – The launch of the project “ Gender Equality in the Economic Sphere: Our Right,...
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Ensuring that Palestinian women workers receive equal pay for work of equal value should be a priority

On the occasion of the International Equal Pay Day: Ensuring that Palestinian women workers receive equal...
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Thousands of fishermen in the Gaza Strip were able to resume their work after 18 days of total closure of the sea

Thousands of fishermen in the Gaza Strip were able to resume their work on Wednesday 02/09/2020, after 18 days of...
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Female youth face discrimination in accessing study programs in four higher education institutions in the Gaza Strip

Although women and girls face many hardships and gender-based discrimination in Palestine, education is an area...
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DWRC trains media workers on addressing OHS issues at work and advocacy for workers’ rights

Gaza, 10/06/2020 - the Democracy and Workers’ Rights Center in...
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DWRC organizes a digital workshop about safety and health during the Covid-19 pandemic

On the occasion of World Day for Safety and Health at Work DWRC organizes a digital workshop about safety and...
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Covid-19 pandemic affects the livelihoods of more than 453 thousand Palestinian workers

In view of the rapid spread of the Covid-19 pandemic, which affected all aspects of citizens’ lives, we cannot...
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DWRC launches an awareness campaign in partnership with Labor and Health Ministries about occupational and general health and safety at work

DWRC launches an awareness campaign in partnership with Labor and Health Ministries about occupational and general...
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DWRC calls upon workers and employers to abide by occupational safety and health and public safety standards and guidelines in the workplace

DWRC calls upon workers and employers to abide by occupational safety and health and public safety standards and...
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DWRC obtains court decision that improves labor rights of 1050 contract based workers in Gaza Electricity Distribution Company

DWRC obtains court decision that improves labor rights of 1050 contract based workers in Gaza Electricity...
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DWRC signs contracts with 298 unemployed graduates and workers in Gaza governorates under the “Gaza Emergency Cash for Work Project”

DWRC signs contracts with 298 unemployed graduates and workers in the Middle, Rafah and Gaza governorates under the...
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DWRC’s 10th annual trade union forum focuses on labor legislation and how to enhance workers’ rights protection

DWRC’s 10 th annual trade union forum focuses on labor legislation and how to enhance workers’ rights protection...
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Labour inspectors discuss new Law for Occupational Safety & Health Committees & Supervisors at DWRC workshop with unionists

Ramallah – On 26/08/2019, the Democracy and Workers’ Rights Center in Palestine organized a workshop on the new Law...
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DWRC trains 47 unionists and representatives of other stakeholders as trainers in occupational safety and health

Ramallah – Through a project for “Promoting Workers’ Rights to Occupational Health and Safety”, the Democracy and...
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Statement on the New Law on Occupational Safety and Health Committees and Supervisors

New Law on Occupational Safety and Health Committees and Supervisors should contribute to a significant...
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Statement on the increase of the statute of limitations for labor cases in Gaza to three years

In a recent development, the statute of limitations for filing claims for labor rights in courts in the Gaza Strip...
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On the occasion of International Women’s Day, DWRC demands measures to advance women’s rights and achieve gender equality

On the occasion of International Women’s Day, the Democracy and Workers’ Rights Center demands measures to advance...
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Beauty and Hairdressers Workers’ Union in Gaza elects a new leadership

Beauty and Hairdressers Workers’ Union in Gaza elects a new leadership Gaza, 19/11/2018 – The Beauty and...
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24 female and male youth trained in Gaza on advocacy campaigns

24 female and male youth trained in Gaza on advocacy campaigns Gaza – 01/11/2018 The Democracy and Workers’...
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A joint cooperation agreement between DWRC and the Representative Office of Denmark in Ramallah

In the framework of a joint cooperation agreement, DWRC welcomes a delegation from the...
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DWRC holds a workshop to discuss the social security law

DWRC holds a workshop to discuss the social security law  Ramallah,...
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DWRC addresses the topic: “a unified trade union movement based on democratic elections from bottom to top” in its annual trade union forum

  PRESS RELEASE DWRC addresses the topic of “a unified trade union movement based on democratic...
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The National Insurance Company Employees’ Union holds its establishing conference

The National Insurance Company Employees’ Union holds its establishing conference Ramallah, 16/07/2018...
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DWRC discusses the legislation applicable to workers in local authorities and gaps in implementation

DWRC discusses the legislation applicable to workers in local authorities and gaps in implementation...
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Female Beauty Salon and Hairdressers Workers’ Union in Gaza strengthens its capacity to represent workers and defend their rights

Female Beauty Salon and Hairdressers Workers’ Union in Gaza strengthens its capacity to represent workers and...
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Palestinian workers express demands for the realization of their right to work and just and favorable conditions of work

For immediate release Ramallah 3/05/2018   On the occasion of May Day 2018, Palestinian workers express...
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Results of the Labor Ministry’s inspection campaign on the construction sector discussed at a workshop hosted by DWRC

Results of the Labor Ministry’s inspection campaign on the construction sector discussed at a workshop hosted by...
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Palestinian Authority employees protest against forced early retirement decisions

Palestinian Authority employees protest against forced early retirement decisions  Ramallah 20/3/2018 -...
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The Labor Ministry holds a workshop to discuss the last draft law on union organizing

The Labor Ministry holds a workshop to discuss the last draft law on union organizing Ramallah...
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DWRC holds a workshop on the Social Security Law no. 19 of the year 2016

DWRC holds a workshop on the Social Security Law no. 19 of the year 2016...
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The National Committee for Women’s Employment adopts recommendations regarding the labor law

  For immediate release   The National Committee for Women’s Employment adopts recommendations regarding...
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DWRC trains 19 youth activists on presentation skills

DWRC trains 19 youth activists on presentation skills Ramallah 06/12/2017– The Democracy and Workers’ Rights...
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DWRC calls for protecting Palestinian working women from all forms of violence

On the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and 16 days of action...
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DWRC held one training course on administrative skills development for Tubas Electricity Company employees

DWRC held one training course on administrative skills development for Tubas Electricity Company employees...
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DWRC organizes its eighth annual trade union forum “toward a Palestinian social movement”

PRESS RELEASE DWRC organizes its eighth annual trade union forum “toward a Palestinian social movement”...
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DWRC condemns the killing of Palestinian fisherman Mohammed Baker, shot at sea by an Israeli military boat

DWRC condemns the killing of Palestinian fisherman Mohammed Baker, shot at sea by an Israeli military boat, and...
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Call for solidarity with the demands of Palestinian prisoners

Call for solidarity with the demands of Palestinian prisoners Eighteen days ago, 1500 Palestinian detainees...
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DWRC calls on the Palestinian government to reverse its decision to reduce Gaza employees' wages

DWRC calls on the Palestinian government to reverse its decision to reduce Gaza employees' wages Gaza,...
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Through an EU-funded project, female beauty salon workers & hairdressers establish a trade union in Gaza

Through an EU-funded project, female beauty salon workers & hairdressers establish a trade union in Gaza...
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12 TU and CBOs obtain small grants for implementing awareness-raising, organizing and advocacy activities through EU-funded project

12 trade unions and CBOs obtain small grants for implementing awareness-raising, organizing and advocacy...
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DWRC undertake a series of legal clinics in cooperation with Women’s Center for Legal Aid and Counselling

The Democracy and Workers' Rights Center undertake a series of legal clinics in cooperation with Women’s Center for...
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Restaurant and Tourism Company Workers Establish a Union in Ramallah

Restaurant and Tourism Company Workers Establish a Union in Ramallah...
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Through an EU-funded project, DWRC held 2 training courses on fundamental rights and freedoms & gender equality for male & female unionists

Through an EU-funded project, DWRC held two training courses on fundamental rights and freedoms and gender equality...
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DWRC holds a training course on organizing skills

DWRC holds a training course on organizing skills  Ramallah -...
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DWRC completed two legal clinics about working women’s rights in the Palestinian labor law

DWRC completed two legal clinics about working women’s rights in the Palestinian labor law...
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DWRC organizes its seventh annual democratic trade union forum, toward a unified democratic trade union movement

  DWRC organizes its seventh annual democratic trade union forum, toward a unified democratic trade union...
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DWRC signs a MOU for joint cooperation with the Ministry of Labor, and submits comments on the draft union law endorsed by 22 trade unions

DWRC signs a MOU for joint cooperation with the Ministry of Labor, and submits comments on the draft union law...
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DWRC launches a call for proposals for small grants to trade unions, informal group of workers and CBOs through an EU-funded project

DWRC launches a call for proposals for small grants to trade unions, informal group of workers and CBOs through an...
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