First the first time in two months: Rafah crossing is opened for Palestinians travelling to Egypt
December 21, 2014. After 57 days that Rafah crossing has been closed to people crossing, it has been opened for entrance and exit of Palestinians traveling to and from Egypt. This will allow those seeking medical attention and holders of foreign residency to exit Gaza. (Read More)
Gisha and Adv. Sari Bashi win human rights award
December 14, 2014. The Emil Grunzweig Human Rights Award Committee: Gisha’s work is important and influential in many aspects of life for Palestinians residing in Gaza and the West Bank. (Read More)
Three months after Operation Protective Edge: How goes Gaza’s reconstruction?
November 26, 2014. The cease fire agreement between Israel and Hamas went into effect on August 26, 2014. Since then, all the relevant parties have agreed that Gaza’s reconstruction is an Israeli interest, but the process thus far is going painfully slowly. (Read More)