Project profile — Security Sector Capacity Building in the West Bank



Overview 

CA-3-P005283001
$4,186,170
UNOPS - United Nations Office for Project Services (41502)
2018-02-28 - 2023-10-31
Operational
Global Affairs Canada
IFM International Security

Country / region 

• West Bank Gaza (100.00%)

Sector 

• Conflict Prevention And Resolution, Peace And Security: Civilian peace-building, conflict prevention and resolution (15220) (100.00%)

Policy marker 

• Gender equality (significant objective)
• Environmental sustainability (cross-cutting) (not targeted)
• Participatory development and good governance (not targeted)
• Trade development (not targeted)
• Biodiversity (not targeted)
• Climate change mitigation (not targeted)
• Climate Change Adaptation (not targeted)
• Urban issues (not targeted)
• Desertification (not targeted)
• Children's issues (not targeted)
• Youth Issues (not targeted)
• Indigenous Issues (not targeted)
• Disability (not targeted)
• ICT as a tool for development (not targeted)

Description 

This project aims to strengthen the organizational capacity of the Palestinian Authority Security Forces (PASF) in the West Bank. The goal is to increase the PASF’s efficiency in providing security services to Palestinians. Project activities include: (1) enabling centralized vehicle maintenance; (2) providing material to bring emergency response training to an international standard; and (3) making safety upgrades at the small arms safety training facility, including the installation of washrooms reserved for female officers. These activities complement the ongoing institutional capacity-building efforts by Operation PROTEUS, Canada’s contribution to the United States Security Coordinator.

Expected results 

The expected outcomes for this project include: (1) strengthened organizational capacity of the Palestinian Authority Security Forces to provide effective and efficient security forces to Palestinian women and men; and (2) increased efficiency and effectiveness of the Palestinian Authority Security Forces to manage and maintain its assets and facilities.

Results achieved 

Results achieved as of March 2022 include: (1) strengthened organizational the capacity of the Palestinian Authority Security Forces to provide effective and efficient security to Palestinian women and men; and (2) increased efficiency and effectiveness of the Palestinian Authority Security Forces to manage and maintain its assets and facilities.

Budget and spending 


Original budget $0
Planned disbursement $0
Transactions
Country percentages by sector
Type of finance Aid grant excluding debt reorganisation
Collaboration type Bilateral
Type of aid Project-type interventions
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