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Med Culture is a Technical Assistance Unit funded by the European Union for the promotion of culture as vector of Human, Social and Economic Development in South Mediterranean countries. 

Palestine Country Reports

Palestine Country Reports

The present Country Profile is based on the report commissioned by Med Culture in 2014, and authored by Christiane Dabdoub Nasser. The data published under this country profile reflect the independent views of the author.


A cultural professional specialising in formulating project strategies and streamlining their implementation, with expertise in the fields of research, communications and public relations Christiane was Head of the Technical and Monitoring Unit for the EU-funded programme Euromed Heritage IV( from 2003-2008, which promoted cultural heritage preservation and development throughout the Mediterranean. She was also part of the core team of Bethlehem 2000 Project, a multi-sectoral development project designed to raise the global profile of Bethlehem in the run up to the Millennium celebrations. She co-founded the Centre of Cultural Heritage Preservation in 2001 and became involved in cultural heritage, and community development in the Bethlehem region, and in programmes of work supported by international organisations including UNESCO, UNDP, World Bank, Sida and the EU. She is currently leading the Eu-funded regional programme Med Culture.


The present data has been produced with the assistance of the European Union. The contents of the data published under the present country profile are the sole responsibility of Med Culture Technical Assistance Unit and can in no way be taken to reflect the views of the European Union.