The reduction to below needed levels of red blood cells or theiroxygen-carrying capacity, often caused by insufcient iron intake.
The passage of loose or liquid stools more frequently than isnormal, often as a result of gastrointestinal infection. Bloody orwatery diarrhoea can result from different types of infections.
Profuse bleeding from ruptured blood vessels.
The rate at which children die in the rst year of birth,per 1,000 live births.
The rate at which women die from childbirth related causes,per 100,000 live births.
The deprivation of oxygen to a newborn that lasts long enoughduring birth to cause physical harm.
Low height for age, usually caused by long-term insufcientnutrient intake and frequent infections.
Low weight for age, usually caused by under-nutrition.
A potentially catastrophic event during childbirth where themyometrial wall is breached.
Low weight for height, usually resulting from acute foodshortage or disease.
Ad Hoc Liaison Committee
Association of InternationalDevelopment Agencies
Coastal MunicipalitiesWater Utilities
Emergency Water Sanitationand Hygiene in the oPt
Institute of Communityand Public Health atBirzeit University
Palestine Economic PolicyResearch Institute
United Nations Ofcefor the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
occupied Palestinian territory
Palestinian Central Bureauof Statistics
Palestinian NGO Network
United Nations Conference onTrade and Development
United NationsDevelopment Programme
United NationsEnvironment Programme
United Nations Scienticand Cultural Organisation
United Nations Relief andWorks Agency for PalestineRefugees in the Near East
World Health Organisation
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