In this video, Executive Producer of the Security in Context Podcast Anita Fuentes interviews Mehrinaz El Awady about the impact of the Israeli attacks on the socioeconomic conditions in Gaza.
Mehrinaz El Awady is the Leader of the Gender Justice, Population and Inclusive Development Cluster at the UN's ESCWA. She previously served as Director for the ESCWA Centre for Women. Prior to that, she was ESCWA Senior SWAP Coordinator, in charge of mainstreaming gender within the organization.
ESCWA's policy brief on the war in Gaza can be found here: https://www.unescwa.org/publications/gaza-strip-everyone-left-behind#:~:text=The%20protracted%20blockade%20on%20Gaza,disabilities%2C%20to%20be%20left%20behind.