Gaza strip rebuilding to cost billions of dollars

Global Business

The conflict has taken its toll on the Gaza strip and its fragile economy.

According to the U.N., the damage to the area’s farming sector alone is worth $450 million. Efforts to rebuild an already devastated area is facing an uphill climb because both sides aren’t willing to compromise. Bianca Davie has more.

Gaza strip rebuilding to cost billions of dollars

The conflict has taken its toll on the Gaza strip and its fragile economy. According to the UN, the damage to the area's farming sector alone is worth $450 million. Efforts to rebuild an already devastated area is facing an uphill climb because both sides aren't willing to compromise. Bianca Davie has more.

For more on the challenges facing the efforts to rebuild Gaza, CCTV America spoke to Graciana del Castillo, a senior fellow at the City University of New York.