Updates

COGAT: Travel of Palestinian citizens of Israel to Gaza to be further reduced COGAT: Travel of Palestinian citizens of Israel to Gaza to be further reduced
July 26, 2015. COGAT issued a press release about its “reducing the number of Arab citizens of Israel entering Gaza”. (Read More)

“We have to adopt a policy that is the direct opposite of present practice” “We have to adopt a policy that is the direct opposite of present practice”
July 21, 2015. Op-ed by Gisha Executive Director, calling for Gaza’s rehabilitation and lifting of the closure (Read More)

Exhibition at Tel Aviv Cinematheque: Distant | Relatives Exhibition at Tel Aviv Cinematheque: Distant | Relatives
July 14, 2015. A new photography exhibition looks at the lives of 3 families divided between Gaza and West Bank (Read More)

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In Focus

The Gaza Cheat Sheet – Real Data on the Gaza Closure
july, 2015. In this information sheet you will find concise answers to questions such as: What is the economic situation in... (Read More)

Made in Gaza
March, 2015. We held five focus groups, each one consisting of representatives of one of the following industries: furniture, food processing,... (Read More)

A costly divide: Economic repercussions of separating Gaza and the West Bank
February 26, 2015. Gisha’s new position paper, “A costly divide”, looks at the economic ramifications of Gaza’s separation from the West... (Read More)

Gaza Strip Map Gaza Strip Map
September 2013. A new and detailed map of the Gaza Strip. Source:... (Read More)

Gisha in Action

S’s application were repeatedly refused even though she met the criteria
March 11, 2015. S met her son who is incarcerated in Israel only twice during the first eight years of his... (Read More)

Back to Gaza
February 15, 2015. After Hamas took over, Hanan left Gaza. She did not imagine that for seven years Israel would not... (Read More)

Your mother passed away? Please wait here
December 31, 2014. Samah’s mother passed away, and she spent the first day of mourning on a bench at the DCO.... (Read More)

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