State of Palestine
Reconstruction of Atta Habib Medical Centre in Gaza City
This project rebuilt and enhanced access to public health infrastructure through the reconstruction of Atta Habib Medical Centre in the eastern Gaza City neighbourhood of Shujaia. Necessary equipment was supplied for the building to run the health-care clinic. The construction work undertaken included maternity and child wards as well as facilities for dental and lab services. Furniture and communication systems to enable the operation of those services were also provided.
Gaza Strip population
Palestinian National Authority, Ministry of Health, UNDP/PAPP
January 2015–July 2017
Mostly contributing to
30,000 patients annually receive better health-care services through the rehabilitated 1,220 m² four-storey building and medically equipped Atta Habib Medical Centre.
New medical equipment was installed in the maternity section, blood and biochemistry lab, and dental clinic; the furniture and communications system of the hospital were updated; a PV solar system was installed; and the road to the Atta Habib Medical Centre was rehabilitated.
Health-care services were provided in the facility pharmacy, two chronic disease clinics, three vaccination clinics, two motherhood clinics, one dental clinic, one laboratory, two inspection rooms and three multipurpose halls.