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Formerly Detained Palestinian Children Animate Their Lives

In summer 2011, two groups of formally incarcerated Palestinian children produced short animated videos through a post-trauma rehabilitation program run jointly by the East Jerusalem YMCA and Save the Children Sweden. The children drew and narrated the clips, which narrate … Continue reading

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“One Day in Prison Feels Like a Year”: 2003 Testimonies from Formerly Incarcerated Palestinian Children

During the al-Aqsa Intifada, Save the Children Sweden collected lengthy testimonies from three Palestinian children about their experiences of arrest and detention by Israeli security forces. The testimonies document violent mistreatment of Palestinian children. The report also observes the psychological … Continue reading

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“The Impact of Child Detention”: 2012 Report by Save the Children

Save the Children Sweden has documented the violation of Palestinian children’s human rights since the early 1990s. Its 2012 report, produced in conjunction with the East Jerusalem YMCA, documents the military detention of Palestinian children and the practice’s effects on detained … Continue reading

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The Impact of House Demolitions on Palestinian Children and Families: “Save the Children”, February 2012

Broken Homes: Addressing the impact of house demolitions on Palestinian children and families The report looks at the impact of house demolitions on children and their parents, the cumulative impact on the family unit (in terms of its mental, physical … Continue reading

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