The Swiss Representative to the Palestinian Authority Mr. Victor
Favrica presided a delegation on Wednesday, March 17, 2021, to Gaza Community
Mental Health Programme with the aim of being introduced to the services it
their arrival, the delegation was taken in a tour inside GCMHP departments to
see the actual work process and the delivery of the different services.
Staff members also explained the mechanism
and procedures followed in dealing with the clients.
The delegation, which included Ms Mary Gelberine, Director of Swiss Agency for Development and
Cooperation; Mr Hussam Manaa, Senior SDC Programme Manager, was met by Dr
Mohammad Abu Shahla, Head of the BOD; Dr Yasser Abu Jamei, the Director
General; Dr Taysir Diab, Deputy of the DG; Mr Qusai Abu Odei, Director of
External Relations and Fund Raising Department; Rawya Hamam, Director of
Training and Scientific Research Centre, as well as other staff members.
beginning of the meeting, Dr Abu Shahla welcomed the delegation and thanked
them for their unfailing support for the Palestinian people and how such
support significantly contributes to improving the wellbeing of the community.
Jamei, made a presentation about the recent development of the local context
and the most prominent challenges on the economic, political and social levels.
In addition, he explained the methods used by GCMHP in providing services to
the target groups, and the future strategic plans of the organistion.