Children and students of CYC (Alma kindergarten and Education support) Palestinian, Syrian and Lebanese children have celebrated The Mother Day, where they danced, sang, with greeting poems to the mother. The children presented the gifts they made to their mothers, (Beautiful Cards with the mothers picture). The party included competitions and questions for the mothers with gifts to the winners. Distributing sweets and memorial photos for the mothers with the children, teachers and CYC work team, Everybody was happy and enjoy the event.
In cooperation with Mdecins Sans Frontires (MSF), CYC organize weekly health awareness sessions on The physical cleanness, and its impact on the health and safety of children and adolescents aged 11-15 years of the football teams, cultural teams and students of CYC in Shatila camp. That beside Raising Awareness sessions for children aged 8-10 years on the importance of physical cleaning, hand washing and bathing. under the supervision of the facilitator Mr. Wissam from MSF.
In the presence of large number of women and youth, as well as representatives of political organizations, popular committees and NGOs on March 9, 2019, CYC has celebrated the International Women’s Day. The event started with welcoming word by the CYC Director, Mr. Abu Moujahed, and the political, sacrifices & struggle content of the occasion, plus the need to awaken the position of Palestinian and Arab women not on the base of gender, but as human has equal rights and duties, considering the women in Palestine, Iraq, Syria and Yemen as struggler models for freedom and liberation
The Educator, Mrs. Samira Mansour, talked about women’s empowerment on her global day as an incentive to achieve more progress and rights on the path of equality and taking its place in the family and society, and refuted the reality of Palestinian and Arab women according to statistics and figures in terms of work, education, health and violence. She called for intensified efforts to promote education and the role of the family in building a healthy gender culture, reducing violence and discrimination and providing real protection for women in taking their due place. The seminar included The CYC girls folklore dance, discussions and discussions with the audience.
In an atmosphere of joy, 45 children of CYC- Nahr al-Bared, went last Friday, 1/3/2019 in joyful trip to the Lebanese cedar and Lake Benishei, where they spent a day of fun and entertainment on the snow, the tourist pool and games.
Space for the children and youth of Shatila and Nahr el-Bared camp