Palestine Academy for Science and Technology (PALAST) is an autonomous public, not-for-profit organization with its headquarters in Jerusalem and branches in Ramallah and Gaza. Established by presidential decree No. 114 in 1997 and reconfirmed by presidential decree No. 13 in 2004, the Academy is mandated to be the primary science and technology body in the country in charge of providing advice in formulating policies, programs and projects to support national development and participating in the coordination of relevant scientific and technological (S&T) activities. As a result, the Academy constitutes the focal point and an umbrella for science and technology.
PALAST has convened a workshop in partnership with ministry of education and higher education MEHE)and ministry of national economy (MNE). The workshop was hosted and partially supported by the Palestine Polytechnic University (PPU).Dr. Mustafa Abu-Safa, the PPU vice president...Read more
Innovation in Palestinian Industries: A Necessity for Surviving the Abnormal
The research was carried out through a partnership between the Palestine Academy for Science and Technology and the Ministry of National Economy. Background training was provided through the participation in the European-funded Medibtikar project....Read more