Over the past month, UNRWA has turned the refugee camps in the northern West Bank into summer camps for young women. “Sabaya for Change” (young women for change) brought together dozens of women between the ages of 18 and 25.
The music began and the children of Abu Georges cheered with delight, smiles spreading across their faces. Some could not contain their excitement and they shuffled closer, eager to be near the clowns who stood before them.
“We need you”, stated Sameer Abdel Latif, a Palestine refugee from East Jerusalem, as he addressed representatives of the EU institutions who gathered to show their continued support and commitment to Palestinians.