In Focus

Graphing ten years of closure Graphing ten years of closure
September 2017. A new factsheet published by Gisha provides visual representation of the changes that have occurred over the past 10-plus... (Read More)

The Gaza electricity crisis – FAQs The Gaza electricity crisis – FAQs
June 2017. Gaza electricity crisis explained in concise... (Read More)

The Gaza Cheat Sheet – Real Data on the Gaza Closure The Gaza Cheat Sheet – Real Data on the Gaza Closure
Latest update: October, 2017. In this information sheet you will find concise data regarding the closure. The Gaza Cheat Sheet is... (Read More)

The Concrete Ceiling – Women in Gaza on the impact of the closure on women in the workforce The Concrete Ceiling – Women in Gaza on the impact of the closure on women in the workforce
March 2017. There are more than 900,000 women living in Gaza. They are young, educated and have immense potential as employees,... (Read More)

Made in Gaza: Two years later Made in Gaza: Two years later
February 2017. More than two years since the last military operation in Gaza, we returned to industry representatives we had interviewed... (Read More)

Gisha in Action

Students whose permit applications went unanswered by COGAT obtain last-minute exit permits thanks to Gisha
October 15, 2017. Mohammed Awad, a student from Gaza, was accepted to a Master’s degree program in the United Kingdom. His... (Read More)

Gisha in letter to COGAT: Publish holiday “gesture” for permits in time for residents to take advantage of it
September 6, 2017. Traveling from Gaza is only possible for the very few people who meet limited criteria for travel established... (Read More)

Gisha in letter to Gaza CLA: Stop the unlawful practice of making Gaza residents sign a commitment not to return for a year as they exit via Erez Crossing
August 9, 2017. According to reports received by Gisha intake coordinators, Gaza residents arriving at Erez Crossing to travel abroad were... (Read More)

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