“The trend on the ground is the opposite of the rhetoric coming from the government”
August 23, 2016. In an interview for Israeli television, marking two years since the Gaza cease-fire agreement, research director at Gisha, Salah Mohsen, spoke about the possibility of selling Gaza-grown vegetables in Israel.
Fifty-seven percent of young people in Gaza are unemployed. Women’s unemployment on the rise
August 22, 2016. Gaza’s unemployment rate went up in the second quarter of 2016, standing at 41.7% compared to 41.2% in the previous quarter. More than 203,000 individuals are currently unemployed
Gaza traders protest: Israel obstructs recovery
August 16, 2016. Dozens of traders from Gaza demonstrated on the Palestinian side of Erez Crossing in protest of Israel’s recent cancellation of permits to traders wishing to travel from Gaza on business.