Civilians try to rebuild lives and livelihoods after Israel-Gaza escalation

After the devastating aftermath of Israel-Gaza escalation. People in Gaza and Israel have been deeply affected by the latest escalation. With every round of fighting, they are left worse off, with livelihoods and homes ruined once more. The psychological impact of the cycles of fear and destruction on both sides of the Gaza fence reverberates for years among children and adults alike. A whole generation has grown up knowing nothing but closed borders and repeated series of hostilities. Those under 18 have lived through four military operations and countless escalations. They need a glimmer of hope, a future to look forward to.