Juzoor Conferences

2018

2018: 6th Conference on Nutrition

Childhood Obesity: A Time for Action
Juzoor for Health and Social Development, in collaboration with Augusta Victoria Hospital & the Institute of Human Nutrition, Columbia University organizing the Sixth Nutrition Conference, “Childhood Obesity: A Time for Action” the conference topic is inspired by the growing epidemic of non-communicable diseases (NCDs), in particular, diabetes and the increasing rates of obesity among the population, including children.

The conference was held on October 22-23, 2018 under the patronage of the Palestinian Ministry of Health.

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2018

2017-2018: Bank of Palestine, Juzoor and Augusta Victoria Hospital launch a huge media campaign for awareness about the importance of prevention from diabetes

Bank of Palestine, in partnership with Juzoor for Health and Social Development and Augusta Victoria Hospital launched an awareness campaign for the prevention of diabetes in Palestine. The campaign, which is part of the National Campaign for combatting diabetes, was held at the bank’s headquarters in the city of Ramallah
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2018

2018: Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health in Schools

Youth at the Crossroads Conference
For two consecutive days starting on Monday, May 7, 2018, Juzoor for Health and Social Development and the United Nations Population Fund held a National Conference on Reproductive and Sexual Health in Schools, with the theme “Youth at Crossroads,” which carried the slogan, “one million youth in Palestine need to pass the adolescence stage safely.” The conference took place in Elite Hall in Ramallah and was attended by high-level representatives, government and international sectors, and the United Nations Population Fund. In partnership with Save the Children International and the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), the conference was sponsored by the Minister of Education and Higher Education (MoEHE) and
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2012

2012: 5th Conference on Nutrition

Nutrition and NCDs: A Palestinian Agenda
خلال افتتاحه اعمال مؤتمر " التغذية و علاقتها بالامراض المزمنة " الذي نظمته مؤسسة " جذور " للانماء الصحي والاجتماعي بمشاركة وحضور خبراء ومختصين محليين واجانب

دعا وزير الصحه الدكتور هاني عابدين المجتمع الفلسطيني الى ضرورة الاهتمام بالتغذيه السليمه للمحافظه على صحتهم من الامراض المزمنه التي تهدد العالم . جاء ذلك وقد أكد معالي الوزير على أهمية هذا المؤتمر ً حيث ان الامراض المزمنه هي شائعه الآن في مجتمعاتنا ونحن نعتبر مجتماعتنا في طورالتطور وليس مجتمع متقدم كما في الغرب ولكن الغرب والمجتمعات الفتيه التي تتطور هي في نفس القارب كلها تعاني من الامراض المزمنه وبنفس النسب أي ان 60% من الناس يعانون من الامراض المزمنه وكلها تتلخص في امراض السرطان والقلب والشرايين والسكري وامراض الجهاز التنفسي ، طبعاً هناك امراض اخرى لكن هذه الاهم وتقدر بحوالي 60% من الامراض المزمنه في مجملها .
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