|Greenhouses turn refugee camp rooftops into urban farms|
|07 August 2012|
In Bethlehem’s crowded Dheisheh refugee camp, space is at a premium. With little room for families to grow, the thought of growing food has always been out of the question.
|West Bank women strive to make a difference|
|18 August 2010|
The motto of the first summer camp for female community leaders across the West Bank is “one woman can make a difference”. The camp, held in Dheisheh camp in July 2010, aimed to empower women to be involved in decision-making and to influence their society.
|The struggle to survive impedes the struggle for gender parity|
|10 March 2009|
Wafa Khatib looks every inch the confident business woman as she sits manning a stall at an event organized to mark International Women’s Day in Dheisha refugee camp near the West Bank town of Bethlehem.
|Dheisheh refugee camp|
|The camp’s original refugees came from 45 villages in the western Jerusalem and western Hebron areas.|
|Beit Jibrin refugee camp|
|Beit Jibrin was established in 1950 in the heart of Bethlehem. It is the smallest West Bank camp, covering only 0.02 square kilometres.|