Youth Democratic Citizenship

This program targets the feeling of helplessness among Palestinain youth in order to give a platform for them to be empowered and regain their confidence in themselves as they do in their own generation.

Youth can be the power of lobbying to address issues that range from local social services to national issues on poverty, unemployment, democracy, national concerns and even politics.

Training in the fields of civics, leadership Lobbying and advocacy, is a must and it definitely gives the tools needed for better influence and greater impact. It is educating the Palestinian youth in order to serve their national aspiration of independence and freedom.

8 Palestinian youth from Hebron political ex-prisoners trained for 2 days

Category: Youth Democratic Citizenship
Created: 01 September 2019

8 Palestinian youth from Hebron, through the EJ YMCA Rehabilitaition Program, political ex-prisoners from the Israeli jails were trained by the JAI on the 30th and 31st of August 2019.

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The training included the Palestinian identity and citizenship, their role in developing the country, Palestinian declaration of independence, international law and resolutions (especially the ones related ot Palestine, as well as resolutions 2250 and 1325 related ot youth and women), history of the middle east colonization and Israeli occupation of Palestine.

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