“Counterfeit goods not only threaten the economy, but also people’s health – in particular counterfeit food and medicine”

Antonella Di Sandri, from Italy’s northeast, was appointed as a Senior Customs Officer in the city of Udine in 1999, and for the past two decades has worked on customs issues in her home country as well as EU-funded projects in the Balkans. Since... more

EUBAM Rafah Contributes to the Detection of Illnesses at the Border

In order to support the Palestinian General Administration for Borders and Crossings during the global fight against COVID-19, as well the fight against infectious diseases more widely, the Head of the European Union border assistance Mission, EUBAM... more

The General Administration for Borders and Crossings Imposes New Measures in Mitigation of the Rapidly Spreading Coronavirus

As part of the efforts to control the spread of Coronavirus, the General Administration for Borders and Crossings has stepped up new measures to examine incoming travelers.
The mobile clinic, that was donated by EUBAM Rafah and served as a private... more

EUBAM Rafah Conducts its First Workshop on Addressing Needs of Disabled Passengers

On 23 January 2020, the European Union Border Assistance Mission concluded a one-day-workshop on "Enhancing GABC Capacities in Adressing the Needs of Disabled People Crossing the Border". This workshop, held in Jericho, comes as the first of its... more

Donation Agreement for Command and Control Center Signed

On 12.12.2019, the Head of the European Union Mission for the Rafah Crossing Point Mr. Guenther Freisleben and the General Director of the General Administration for Borders and Crossings Governor Nazmi Mhanna signed the donation agreement for the... more

GABC Representatives Successfully Completed a Training on Investigations on Cross-Border Crimes

Aimed at developing knowledge and improving skills in encountering serious crimes with cross-border dimensions, six participants from the General Administration for Borders and Crossings and the relevant border agencies took part in a three-day-... more