was established in February 1997, as, a Palestinian
non-profit organization by “ the Palestinian Forum of
Education for Development-PFED”, supported by the
consortium of the French NGOs, member of the platform of
the French NGOs for Palestine [ Members of the
Consortium of French NGOs are: Refugee Children of the
World (ERM), Active Methods Training Centers Association
(CEMEA), Les FRANCAS, Leo- Lagrange League and Retired
Educators Association (GREF) ].
addresses the needs of professional training programs
for the workers, and volunteers in the field of
socio-cultural education, and promotes New Education
based on the right to participation, freedom of choice,
choice – responsibility and non-violence.
programs Canaan meets the requests coming from other
organizations for professional training and/or
consultancy in designing, implementing and developing
advanced educational activities and social programs.
of the PFED Assembly:
following Non-governmental Organizations
Culture & Free Though Association - Khan Yunis
Woman’s Affairs Center - Gaza
Palestinian Center for Human Rights - Gaza
Young Men's Christian Association - Gaza