Gaza – Press House
On Thursday, 25 November 2021, Press House - Palestine (BAS), supervised the organization of the visit of a delegation of ambassadors of the European Union countries to the Gaza Strip, which lasted for two days.
The visit of the EU delegation (20 diplomats), headed by the EU's representative in Palestinian Territories Mr. Sven Kühn von Burgsdorff, included participation of Gaza's children to celebrate the 75 anniversary of UNICEF, also children and diplomats were drawing pictures on walls of water treatment station, which it’s one of the EU major projects in Gaza.
The EU delegation visited Kerem Shalom and Rafah Crossings, in addition to projects funded by the EU, as Bedouin village "Um Al Nasr" in Beit Lahia and met with community representatives in the village.
Also, the delegation of EU ambassadors visited a strawberry farm supported by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, and Tal Al Hawa UNRWA School for girls.
Following this visit, the delegation of EU ambassadors has held a meeting with three Palestinian authority ministers, Mr. Mohammed Ziyara "the Minister of Public Works and Housing" , Dr. Atef Abu Seif" the Minister of Culture" and Mr. Osama Al Saadawi "Minister of Entrepreneurship and Empowerment".
At the Port of Gaza, Press House staff supervised the press conference, that the EU representative and Minister of Public Works and Housing were spoke in presence of ambassadors and ministers.