More than 12400 people  in the Gaza Strip, occupied Palestinian territories , benefited  from the Palestine Red Crescent Society project for Public Health in Emergencies and Violence Prevention. This awareness raising project has been implemented  with support from IFRC through funding from the Government of Japan. Through 650 workshops and 10 training events, participants learned about noncommunicable diseases, reproductive health, nutrition, water and sanitation, first aid, psychosocial support, and domestic-violence.