children's rights

Life Story

For a workshop about youth in Palestine in a Swiss secondary school, I asked a few Palestinian Teenagers to introduce themselves to the Swiss teenagers in a short self-portrait. This is one of the texts I received from Palestine:

Israeli Armed Forces and Children’s Rights

A Context of Increasing Violence

In these days, Israel is carpet bombing a land strip in which the average age is 17 years, killing children by dozens and asserting their deaths are unintended. Israel provoked a humanitarian crisis under the guise of self-defence, of its fight against terrorism. But let us turn back time a couple of weeks and remember what has happened in the eastern part of Palestine, in the occupied West Bank.

Proud Palestinian Boys

Proud Palestinian Boys. (Qusra 01/06/2014)