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.
About The Author
Andy is the senior media officer for the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies with responsibility for the organisation's website. He works in Geneva.
11 September 2017