About the Institution: The ministry’s mission to empower Palestinian human beings who are proud of their religion, nationality, Arab and Islamic culture. A citizen who can contribute to the progress of his/her society, and seeks knowledge and creativity, and able to interact positively with the technology and scientific requirement to compete on the practical and scientific fields.
Life Skills-Related: The title of the project is “Promoting life skills in the educational learning process in the school friendly programme”. The main goal of the programme: Strengthening national policies (education, health, etc.) and coordination/partnership frameworks that encourage life skills programming. Thematic areas under which life skills are addressed include: Curricular disciplines (e.g., languages, science, maths, etc.), Health, Environment, Conflict resolution, civics, etc. The main topics through which life skills education takes place in the programme are: Health promotion, disease prevention, HIV and AIDS and sexual/reproductive health, Healthy lifestyle, nutrition, hygiene and safe behaviour, Social and emotional learning and psychosocial support, Drug and alcohol abuse prevention, Environmental rights, Conservation of natural resources, Participation/rights of children and young people, Combating sexual abuse and exploitation, Civic engagement, Entrepreneurship.