Occupied Palestinian Territories

A dense population and recurring conflicts have placed the Gaza Strip’s environment under considerable pressure, damaging critical infrastructure and generating debris. Environmental governance in both Gaza and the West Bank has been made more complex by the occupation, which has compounded and often actively worsened issues such as water scarcity, pollution, land degradation and waste management.

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A new @UNEP assessment into the state of the #environment in the #WestBank and #Gaza details the extent of environmental degradation in the OPT and its likely trajectory if left unaddressed. Our latest blog looks at what it says https://t.co/PK49qoUBfU

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