Gaza Situation Update
Visit 10-12 February 2015
Misereor and CNEWA/PMP meet with staff from NECC Mother and Child Clinics, Shija’ia Clinic in Gaza City.
Blacksmith workshop in session at NECC’s VTC Center in Gaza City.
Children’s exhibit in which they were asked to draw a picture of their neighborhood. Many drawings depicted violent scenes with missiles, tanks, guns and dead people.
Woman who lost her son during the war thanking Misereor for their contributions to CNEWA’s psychosocial workshop.
The Rosary Sisters School 9
grade English class speak about their own personal experiences and their sincere gratitude.
Dust storm hit during our visit to Shija’ia neighborhood. A family who is still living in their bombed out apartment is seen from the building behind us.
Mr. Joseph Hazboun — office manager of CNEWA/PMP speaks with a group of boys during a break at Ashtar’s psychosocial workshop for 5
300 Young girls of Shuhada Al-Mintar School wave to us clearly happy with the psychosocial program organized by Women’s Graduate Society.
Meeting with the Gaza Christian students who expressed their appreciation from donors to support their university studies.
Onlookers sit on a pile of rubble (a former house) in Shija’ia neighborhood of Gaza City. The situation in Gaza is indeed very bleak.
Students from the psychosocial program at Shuhada Al-Mintar School. We found more psychosocial programs are desperately needed to help youngsters like these have a bright, happy future.