Production date: 25 October 2007
Keywords: UNICEF, children, occupied Palestinian territory, school, education, studies
Main shooting locations: AL QARARA, occupied Palestinian territory
Main sequences: Palestinians have long relied on education as an investment in the future. Now, increased political hostilities and a five-month long blockade by Israel are having devastating effects on children. Schools, such as the in Al Qarara, on the border between Israel and Gaza, are suffering from neglect, and students’ grades are going down due to the difficulties they face focusing on their studies.
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