Around 300 people lost their homes in an instant, when Israel bombed and destroyed a high rise apartment building in Gaza City a few days before the ceasefire. “I saw my dreams disappearing,” said Dr. Hussam Dawoud, who fled the building ahead of the attack.
Over 200 girls and boys have received certificates for successfully completing a continuing education programme run by the Norwegian Refugee Council in Za'atari refugee camp.
International Day of the Girl Child
Lack of access to education is one of the obstacles facing girls today. In South Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo, two young mothers have gotten a new start.