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SS.XI/6: Follow-up report on the environmental situation in the Gaza Strip
The Governing Council,
Recalling decision GCSS.VII/7 of 15 February 2002, on the environmental situation in the occupied Palestinian territories, and decision 25/12 of 20 February 2009, on the environmental situation in the Gaza Strip,
Having considered the report of the Executive Director on the environmental situation in the Gaza Strip,1
1. Requests the Executive Director to take the necessary measures, within the organization’s mandate and available resources and in coordination with the relevant United Nations country team, to assist in the implementation of the recommendations contained in the report entitled “Environmental Assessment of the Gaza Strip following the escalation of hostilities in December 2008 – January 2009”;
2. Invites Governments, United Nations system entities and international financial institutions to provide financial, technical and logistical support and assistance to ensure the success of the further work of the United Nations Environment Programme in the Gaza Strip.