This is a test text … We believe that committing the institutions of civil and political societies to those goals, to the integration of gender and youth perspectives and to the protection of and respect for Palestinian women’s rights will significantly enhance the legitimacy of all formal and/or informal discourses and the durability of alternative discourse, as well as provide the framework for the reconstruction of democratic and accountable institutions and structures that are capable of creating and sustaining a stable Palestinian society enjoying democratic values and practices. Alternative media discourse and equitable participation of women and youth are not just abstract social justice goals, but are also decisive factors in building a just and a lasting peace, democratic governance and sustainable development.