GIFTA is a 501 c (3) non-profit organization dedicated to improve the daily lives of people in Palestine by promoting Technology Advancement. We aim to provide a body to help Technology professors, students, researcher, and business owners from Palestinian origin or interested in the technology sector in Palestine, to become active in shaping the future of Technology sectors in Palestine.
By working with local research institute at targeted developing countries, GIFTA will help identify IT capabilities and resources. By working with research institutes at developed countries, GIFTA will help match IT capabilities with research ideas, the needed funds, combined with the needed leadership and coaching to execute successful research initiatives.
Although there are several well established organizations and programs addressing the digital divide, GIFTA's uniqueness is in its approach. We are working to help targeted developing countries to become active contributor in Technology Advancement. By helping their local Universities and Research Institutes to execute state of the art technology research, we are helping to shape their opportunities and capabilities.