Gaza damages assessed

22 September 2006
The UNDPs Programme

of Assistance to the Palestinian People (PAPP) in early September released

initial findings of an assessment of damages in Gaza.

The UNDPs Programme

of Assistance to the Palestinian People (PAPP) in early September released

initial findings of an assessment of damages in Gaza.

The estimated total cost of damages incurred from

26 June-28 August as a result of the Israeli military operation was $46 million. The initial damages per sector are

$8 million to municipal

infrastructure, $8 million to energy, $23.5 million to agriculture, $2 million to

housing, $4.2 million to

public buildings and $300,000 to industry. The figures do not reflect the estimated costs for the required repairs (MEED 11:8:06).

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