QFFD celebrates the inauguration of HH Sheikh Hamad Hospital in Gaza Apr 23, 2019 0 1609 12345 Tribune News NetworkDohaQatar Fund for Development (QFFD) celebrated the launch of His Highness the Father Amir Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al Thani Hospital for Rehabilitation and Prostheses in Gaza. Director-General of QFFD Khalifa bin Jassim al Kuwari announced the launch of the hospital, which was funded by the QFFD on behalf of Qatar and implemented by the Gaza Rehabilitation Committee in collaboration with Qatar’s Ministry of public Health, which has sent a number of doctors to operate and train the medical staff.Kuwari said, “Providing support to the Arab World, especially to the Palestinians living in the Gaza Strip has always been a top priority for Qatar. This hospital for rehabilitation and artificial limbs aims to provide rehabilitation treatment to Palestinian patients suffering from limb amputation to help them to get back to normal life. “The population needs this kind of support to live a decent life, especially in light of the difficult living conditions and the challenges they are facing in accessing treatment services.” The ceremony was attended by Deputy Ambassador of Qatar to Gaza HE Khalid al Hardan, Undersecretary of the Palestinian Ministry of Health Dr Yousef Abu al Rish, Director-General of the hospital Dr Raafat Labad and Director of Red Cross Mission in Gaza Gilan Devorn, besides a number of legal experts and members of the governmental council, leaders of the Palestinian national action and heads of trade unions and a delegation from Qatar Fund for Development.Dr Rish and Dr Labad appreciated the role played by Qatar in the humanitarian and developmental projects in Gaza and expressed their thanks to the Amir His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani and the Father Amir HH Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al Thani.The hospital was built on an area of 12,000 square metres with a capacity of 100 beds. It has a range of key departments to provide high-quality care according to international standards, including a prosthetic and amputee rehabilitation service, a physiotherapy service, an occupational therapy service, a nursing service, and a department for speech and swallowing disorder. The hospital also provides paediatric service. The hospital serves all Palestinian citizens with disabilities and special needs, focusing on the Gaza Strip because of the location of the hospital. Pages 123456 RELATED ARTICLES Shura Council discusses draft law seeking amendments to decree law on passports Apr 23, 2019 0 865 Apr 23, 2019 0 1948 Education ministry to hold training workshop on curriculum designing Apr 23, 2019 0 554 Briefs Amiri Guard to conduct field exercise THE Amiri Guard announced on Monday that a field exercise will be carried out in different parts of Doha and its suburbs at different times from April 27 to 30. The command of the Amiri .. Qatar takes part in GCC interior undersecretaries’ meet in Oman QNA Doha Director-General of Public Security Staff Major-General Saad bin Jassim al Khulaifi led the Qatari delegation to the 10th meeting of GCC interior undersecretaries held in Muscat on Monday. According to Oman .. Qatar & France combating cybercrime & sports betting together, says Marri Hisham Aljundi Doha SEEKING more international partnerships and cooperation in different legal fields, the Public Prosecution held a seminar on Monday on combating cyber crime and sports betting, in cooperation with .. National address law major step towards developing legal system: SJC chief QNA Doha CHAIRMAN of the Supreme Judiciary Council (SJC) and President of the Court of Cassation HE Dr Hassan bin Lahdan al Mohannadi affirmed that the national address law published in the official gazette is a major step ..