Occupied Palestinian Territory - OPT

Strengthening community-based preparedness and emergency response in the Middle Area, Khan Younis and Rafah governorates

Occupied Palestinian Territory - OPT Humanitarian Action
December 2020
December 2022

This 2-year project aims to strengthen community-based preparedness and emergency response in the Middle Area, Khan Younis and Rafah governorates in the Gaza Strip. In total, the project will benefit 30,386 individuals through capacity-building and prepositioning of emergency non-food items (NFIs). Most notably 3000 households (HHs) comprised of 17,100 individuals will benefit from COVID-19 hygiene kits whilst a further 2000 HHs comprised of 11,400 individuals will benefit from 5,200 NFI sets that will be prepositioned in warehouses to cover emergency needs.

Current projects

Emergency assistance to mitigate the most negative impacts of the hostilities in Gaza for IDPs living in hosting families

Multi-Sector Needs Assessment (MSNA) in OpT

Strengthening community-based preparedness and emergency response in the Middle Area, Khan Younis and Rafah governorates

Emergency WASH interventions to mitigate the most negative impacts of the COVID-19 crisis for vulnerable Palestinian communities

Emergency WASH intervention to improve the water supply chain in unconnected communities to mitigate the negative impacts of the COVID-19 crisis

Supporting sustainable and inclusive growth in the Occupied Palestinian Territory through the use of digital tools

Supporting sustainable and inclusive growth in the occupied Palestinian Territory through digital inclusion

Supporting sustainable and inclusive growth in the Palestinian territory through digital inclusion

Supporting the shelter and NFI needs of vulnerable households in Middle Area and Khan Yunis governorates in the Gaza Strip to minimize exposure to harsh weather and protection concerns