Local Government Profile

Gaza, Palestine, State of  
Gaza
Size
56 Km2
Population
569,714
GDP
1,534.8
Hazard Types
Drought
Name of Mayor
Mr.Rafiq Mekki
  • Mr.Rafiq Mekki

  • 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

  • Disaster Risk Reduction Activities

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