Essential medical supplies arrive in Gaza

30 July 2014 – A shipment of US$ 1.4 million in medical supplies for Gaza, procured by WHO with donations from Switzerland and Norway, arrived at the central drug store in Gaza on 29 July and was sorted for immediate distribution to Gaza hospitals through coordination with the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA). The shipment of 37 pallets contained mainly surgical kits, IV fluids and medications.

Document Type: Article
Document Sources: World Health Organization (WHO)
Country: Norway, Switzerland
Subject: Armed conflict, Gaza Strip, Governance, Health, Living conditions, Protection, Security issues
Publication Date: 30/07/2014