UNICEF’s role in Israel and the State of Palestine

Frequently asked questions on our humanitarian mandate to aid children suffering through unprecedented catastrophe

Ghazal, 14, from Khuza’ah Village, eastern Khan Younis City, in southern Gaza Strip in November 2023, sits surrounded by detritus inside. A small beam of sunlight shines across her face.
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