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.

2-day training for 8 Palestinian political ex-prisoners from the Nablus area

Category: Youth Democratic Citizenship
Created: 24 August 2019

A 2-day training program, on the 22nd and 24th of August 2019, was organized for 8 Palestinian youth ex-prisoners at the Israeli jails, from the Nablus area.

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It tackled enhancing identity and citizenship, civic and political engagements and democracy, international law, UN resolutions, especially the ones related to youth and Palestine, the history of the middle east colonization and Israeli occupation.

The techniques of rols playing, mapping, and story telling were used. Trainees discussed and agreed to organize youth initiatives related to their rights and international law, including relsolutions 1325 and 2250.

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