37% Donated/$12,500 To Go
17% Donated/$4,150 To Go
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The population of Gaza is estimated at 1.8 million people living within 225sqkm. Unemployment is in excess of 90% and 90% of people are living below the poverty line. 43.2% of the population is aged 14 and under. The median age is 18.2, (The U.S.A. median is 37.6 – CIA 2014). That means there are approximately 775,000 children in Gaza in need of safe places to play, interact and be children.
Prior to the 2014 conflict one playground was severely damaged in 2009 during “Operation Cast Lead.” It was rebuilt.
17,000 homes destroyed from CBC News:
With a population of 1.8 million, Gaza is a densely populated coastal strip of urban warrens and agricultural land that still bears the scars of previous rounds of fighting.