A delegation from the UNRWA
Relief and Social Services Programme visited the Gaza Community Mental Health
Programme on Wednesday, 6 July 2022, in order to see the nature of the holistic
services provided as part of the community mental health interventions.
The visiting delegation included
9 social workers, people-with-disability support workers as well as gender
Dr Taysir Diab, Deputy Director
General for Professional Affairs; Dr Akram Nafeh, Director of the Gaza
Community Center; and Mr Qusai Abu Odeh, Director of Foreign Relations
Department, received the delegation members and briefed them on the mechanisms
of intervention used with the different cases and the treatment provided.
The delegation was also oriented
on the different departments at GCMHP and provided explanation on the stages of
the intervention work, especially that provided to people with disability and vulnerable
groups, and clarified how gender mainstreaming policies are incorporated in all