Appeals & Response Plans
- Egypt: Floods - Oct 2016
- Syria/Iraq: Polio Outbreak - Oct 2013
- Egypt: Floods - Jan 2010
- Influenza A (H1N1) Pandemic - Apr 2009
- Egypt: Landslide - Sep 2008
- Locusts - Aug 2004
- Egypt: Floods - Nov 1994
- Sudan/Egypt: Earthquakes - Aug 1993
- Egypt: Earthquake - Oct 1992
- Egypt: Floods Due To Canal Collapse - Dec 1991
Maps & Infographics
March 16, 2014. Four days after an escalation in hostilities, the crossings between Gaza and Israel remain almost completely closed. Kerem Shalom Crossing has been closed to passage of goods since Thursday and opened on Sunday only for the transfer of fuel and cooking gas to the Strip. Movement of people at Erez Crossing has also been limited since Thursday. The crossing is open only for urgent medical cases and exit of foreign citizens who request advance coordination. The crossing is closed to those wishing to return to Gaza via Israel.
July 8, 2013. Rafah Crossing, between Gaza and Egypt, has been closed since Friday afternoon following a period when it operated under restricted conditions. According to the Palestinian Crossings Authority, current to today, about 10,000 Palestinians are waiting inside Gaza for the crossing to open. The Crossings Authority has stopped signing people up on the list to exit via Egypt.