Officer of Gender
Assessment in the Health Cluster of the World Health Organization in the Gaza
Strip and the West Bank, Mrs Khademaz
Yurita has visited on Wednesday, 29 June, 2022 Gaza Community Mental Health
Programme to discuss the possibility of sharing GCMHP’s experience in
integrating gender issues in its policies and intervention programs with
members of the Protection Cluster at the health and community organizations
in the Gaza Strip.
Ms Yurita met with
Qusai Abu Odei, Director of Externmal Rewlations Departmet, and Ms Aisha
Basyouni, Head of Project Unit, who briefed Ms Yurita on the gender
mainstreaming polices followed by GCMHP and the way they are integrated in all activities and interventions.
At the end of the
meeting, Mr. Abu Odeh expressed his deep thanks and appreciation to the World
Health Organization and those in charge of the health cluster for their
interest in having this important aspect of the GCMHP’s work shared with others, and welcomed the idea of promoting the exchange of success stories associated
with this practice.