Poor Families in Focus
by Islamic Relief Palestine
KEYWORDSConflict, Gaza, Humanitarian, Islamic Relief Palestine, Poverty
Gaza Strip 2017 This study is one of the activities carried out by Islamic Relief Palestine in order to fight poverty and support sustainable livelihoods. Twenty social workers visited all the families nominated by the local partner organizations and filled in the questionnaire that was specially designed for this study. The study team have adopted scientific programmes methodology to assess the economic and social conditions of the surveyed households and to identify their needs, as well as to shed a light on the most important indicators on the characteristics of poverty and its determinants. This survey aims to provide the primary data needed to assist Islamic Relief Palestine in formulating policies and designing interventions at the local level for the poor families in the Gaza Strip, this will be by providing data on the economic and social conditions of 3,342 households, determining the poverty levels. This survey has enabled us to provide some of the most important data from the economic and social perspectives on the conditions and prevailing living conditions in the Gaza Strip. Office http://irpal.ps/en/ Citation Islamic Relief Palestine (2017) Poor Families in Focus, Islamic Relief Palestine, Gaza.