What is Marsad?
Marsad (meaning observatory in Arabic) is an online platform that monitors the Palestinian security sector. It provides search tools in order to allow stakeholders to easily access information. Marsad monitors media reporting, research, analysis and events related to the security sector in Palestine. To this end, relevant press articles, research papers, books, sound clips, videos, and photos are stored in an online database. Further to this, a timeline will continuously be updated with relevant events and incidents related to the Palestinian security sector.
Marsad seeks to contribute to an informed and inclusive debate regarding the security sector in Palestine and operates on a non-partisan and independent basis.