Commitment to Action

Saving Children: Medicine & Reconciliation

Commitment by

Fxb (Francois-Xavier Bagnoud) International

In 2006, FXB committed $1 million to further a comprehensive and humanitarian approach, initiated by the Peres Center, bringing together Israelis and Palestinians through cooperation in the fields of health and sports. The program's components include: 1) "Training for Palestinian Doctors," granting fellowships for medical training at Israeli hospitals; 2) "Twinned Peace Soccer Schools," fostering friendships between Israeli and Palestinian children; 3) "Peace-Building Summer Camps," promoting peace and acceptance between Israeli and Palestinian children; and 4) "Saving Children," providing medical treatment for Palestinian children at Israeli hospitals.

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Commitment

Saving Children: Medicine & Reconciliation

Launched

2005

Est. Duration

6 Years

Estimated Total Value

$1,000,000

Region

Middle East & North Africa

Countries

ISRAEL, Palestinian Territories

Commitment by

Fxb (Francois-Xavier Bagnoud) International

Partner(s) of the Commitment Maker(s)

Peres Center for Peace