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2012

What is the closure of Gaza?
November 19, 2012. In light of reports that lifting the closure of Gaza is part of negotiations for a ceasefire, Gisha clarifies what the closure of Gaza (yes, “closure” and not “blockade”) consists of today. Read More »

Sari Bashi: No to collective punishment
November 18, 2012. Gisha Executive Director Sari Bashi wrote an article in response to suggestions to restrict movement of people and goods into Gaza in order to apply pressure on the Strip’s population. Read More »

Unemployment in Gaza drops to 28.4%
August 19, 2012. This compared to 31.5% in the last quarter. Figures released by the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics also show that the highest rate of unemployment, 31.5%, was recorded in Deir al Balah. Read More »

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