Local Government Profile
Gaza - Palestine, State of
 
 
Eng. Nazar Hijazy
MAYOR
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Website of the city : www.gaza-city.org/
Size : 56 Km2 sq km
Population : 2012 - 569,714
Part Of : Gaza
Hazards : Drought
HAZARD AND VULNERABILITY PROFILE
Two destructive earthquakes occurred in Gaza in 1903 and 1914. The main prevailing hazards and vulnerable conditions include earthquakes, floods around Gaza valley, droughts and scarcity of water resources