Friday, October 18, 2019

Skate culture makes headway in Palestine with new project


By The Palestine Monitor - October 31, 2017
TAGS:
Section: [Main News] [Videos]
Tags: [culture] [Jayyous]

A new skatepark opened in Jayyous, a village located near Israel's separation wall in the West Bank, and regularly affected by Israeli army raids.

The project was built in just a month by UK charity SkatePal with a team of international volunteers, alongside local partner SkateQilya. The organisations hope to create a safe space for local youth.

 

                               

Back to Top

Related Articles

Robbed of their childhood; how Palestinian kids cope with trauma under occupation
October 16, 2019

Israel to force thousands of Bedouin citizens into refugee camps
October 16, 2019

‘Unprecedented’ attacks on healthcare in Palestine: WHO 2018 report
October 16, 2019

Most Popular Articles

Israel’s puppet war unmasks apartheid regime
The El-Hakawati theatre was colorfully adorned to host its annual International

Rushdi Tamimi becomes second victim of Israeli army in Nabi Saleh
On Tuesday November 21st, the body of 31 year old Rushdi Tamimi was

Israel Avoids Hard-Right Shift: No Benefit for Palestinians
With many commentators predicting big wins for the settler movement in

Designed & Developed by: Pixel Co