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WHO hosts donor roundtable to discuss health barriers in Gaza 


WHO office in Jerusalem hosts donor roundtable WHO hosts donor roundtable to discuss health barriers in GazaJune 2015 Jerusalem – The WHO office in Jerusalem hosted a meeting of 25 representatives from donor and UN agencies to discuss strategies for addressing problems facing health care services in Gaza. The meeting, co-chaired with the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), aimed at sharing ideas among interested partners about health advocacy for Gaza, particularly regarding the free movement of people and materials. 

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Press releases

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Joint statement by 30 international aid agencies: “We must not fail in Gaza”, February 2015

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