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Humanitarian Needs Overview 2019 Workshop - West Bank

Venue: Caesar Hotel - Ramallah

Date: Thursday 30th August, 8:30-15:00 pm

Agenda: 

08:30 - 09:00    Registration

09:00 - 09:20    Welcoming remarks from WHO, Cluster lead agency, Gerald Rockenschaub and the Ministry of Health, representative to be confirmed.

09:20- 09:30    Overview of the HPC from the Health Cluster Coordinator

09:30- 09:45    Presentation from UNRWA on the upcoming challenges

09:45- 10:00    Q&A

10:00 - 10:10    Coffee Break

10:10 - 10:45    Palestinian National Institute of Public Health presents:

  • Prevalence and determinants of malnutrition and intestinal infections among children and their mothers in the Jordan valley
  • Assessment of availability, accessibility and distribution of neonatal health services at Palestinian hospitals

10:45 - 11:00   Coffee Break

11:00 – 12:30:   Group work: East Jerusalem and Area C/H2 and seam zone

  •  Reviewing the humanitarian needs from 2018 and identify information gaps. 

12:30 – 13:30   Presentation and discussion of group work

13:30 – 13:45   Conclusion and next steps  

13:45 – 15:00   Lunch and networking