Occupied Palestinian territory Strategic Response Plan 2014

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Strategic objectives

  1. Enhance the protection of populations in Gaza, Area C, the Seam Zone and East Jerusalem by promoting respect for international humanitarian and human rights law; preventing or mitigating the impact of violations; improving equitable access to essential services; and ensuring the effective integration of protection considerations in service provision interventions.

  2. Help improve the food security and access to livelihoods of vulnerable communities in the oPt, with particular focus on Gaza, Area C, the Seam Zone and East Jerusalem by improving economic access to food.

Priority actions

  • Protection: Provision of legal assistance, monitoring and documentation, advocacy, child protection, psychosocial support, protective presence, emergency material and cash assistance and, in Gaza specifically, improved management of explosive hazards. Facilitate access to essential services through rehabilitation of schools, kindergartens and safe spaces; improving access to healthcare; facilitation of water access to communities at high risk of displacement and addressing the critical fuel shortage in Gaza.

  • Food Security: meeting urgent food needs and maintaining regular food or cash assistance programmes; post-90 day response to demolitions; livelihoods support to farmers, herders and fishers dealing with access restrictions.

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