Gazze Destek Association

After successfully achieving our goals in alleviating Palestinian people’s suffering. We announce the launch of our new visual identity. An identity with a global vision to share our experience with all affected areas around the world. We set out today, to create a new model for modern humanitarian and charitable work. We aim to go beyond the traditional equation of giving and taking, and to start a new journey in empowerment and sustainable development. To bring human dignity and happiness into the heart of all people.

(GDD) today, is moving to international humanitarian institutional work, based on global sustainable development goals and standards of integrity and transparency to contribute effectively to meeting humanitarian needs


Gazze Destek Association GDD is a leading humanitarian organization working to improve the quality of human life in areas of need.


Gazze Destek Association GDD is a Turkish association established after the Israeli aggression on the Gaza Strip in the summer of 2014 in Istanbul- Turkey. GDD seeks to contribute effectively to meet the humanitarian and developmental needs of the Palestinians in the Gaza Strip. Our work expands to include all conflict areas around the world. Based on scientific ways of coordinated, participatory humanitarian intervention, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and standards of integrity and transparency, humanitarian principles and relevant local and international laws.

Our Goals & Values

Our Goals

• Contributing to achieving global sustainable development goals.

• Effectively contributing to the provision of humanitarian and development needs of the Gaza Strip.

• Contributing to the support of human rights of vulnerable and marginalized groups and in the conflict areas.

• Contributing to the coordination and integration of the humanitarian and developmental efforts in the Gaza Strip.

• Participatory development of the performance of the humanitarian institutions in the Gaza Strip for maximizing the impact of funding.

Our Values

• Empowering: Promoting human empowerment by fostering self-reliance.

• Justice: Adoption of fair standards in humanitarian assistance, regardless of color, race, belief or affiliation.

• Collaboration: Joint work promotes coordination and integration between the parties and maximizes the usage of resources.

• Professionalism: Adoption of professional and innovation as the basis for all our projects to maximize the impact of our services on the community.

Interventions Sectors


Social Sustainability


 Food Security Program: the program aims to reduce food shortages for poor families.


 Adequate Housing Program: the program aims to improve the residential environment for poor families through restoring and furnishing their houses, providing rent allowance, repairing and maintaining their residents.


 Decent Work Program: the program aims to provide sustainable job opportunities for poor families, graduates and youth.


 Protection Services Program: the program aims to contribute in enhancing social integration and collaboration for disabled children, and release of the indebted.


 Healthcare Program:the program aims to improve the quality of health services, in addition to providing hospitals with medical equipment and supplies to ensure continuity and accessibility of medical services.


 Quality Education Program: the program aims to improve the quality of education through supporting school and university students



Humanitarian Sustainability


 Humanitarian Partnership Program: the program aims to enhance partnership with humanitarian institutions in order to improve performance for target groups.


 Preventive Partnership Program: the program aims to establish collaborative national strategies to deal with disasters and crises


 Institutional Developmental Program:the program aims to develop charities and humanitarian institutions and their workers


Environmental Sustainability


 Clean Energy Program: the program aims to provide sustainable energy sources through providing vital facilities like hospitals, universities, schools, patients with chronic diseases with solar energy system.


 Fresh Water Program: the program aims to ensure that fresh water is accessible to all poor families and vital facilities through drilling wells and installing solar powered desalination stations.


 Clean Environment Program:Contributes to providing a clean, safe environment free of pollutants.