From classroom construction to university endowments, the MDF strengthens education infrastructure in Palestine.learn more


With a special focus on marginalized communities, the MDF is working to build a strong health care networklearn more


The MDF believes that a vibrant cultural life is essential to health and happiness in Palestinian communitieslearn more


Enriching public awareness about the environment, conservation of scarce resources and the flora and fauna that are indigenous to Palestinelearn more


Civil society organizations in Palestine strengthen our society by caring for those who cannot care for themselveslearn more

“I have chosen to remain in my own country not because I love myself less, but because I love my country more”

Samih al Qasim
Palestinian Poet and writter

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Mai Masri’s “3000 Nights” Wins Two Awards at Carthage Film Festival

November 7th, 2016|0 Comments

Mai Masri’s film won the “Bronz Tanit” within the Feature Film competition  and the “Screenplay Prize” for a feature film within the Official Competition. “3000 Nights” was the third among 17 films reviewed by the […]

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New Incubators For Scientific Research In Palestinian and Jordanian Universities

May 4th, 2016|0 Comments

The Munib R Masri Development Foundation (the “MDF”) has launched an initiative in 2015 called the Jerusalem Endowment for Scientific Research and Quality of Education in partnership with the University of Jordan and AlQuds University. […]

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MDF participates in funding the first 100% Palestinian funded feature Palestinian film “ Omar”

October 29th, 2015|0 Comments

“Omar” is a feature film by the Palestinian director Hany Abu-Assad. This work is the first Palestinian film which is fully funded by Palestinians. MDF participated in funding it as part of the Foundation’s mission […]