YWCA/YMCA Olive Planting Program 2011Written by the Joint Advocacy Initiative of the YWCA and YMCA
February 16, 2011
This year more than 50 participants from 10 countries in the world are joining the program to plant olive trees as a sign of solidarity with the Palestinians, to show solidarity with the Palestinians and to strengthen our mission to "Keep Hope Alive" for a better future of peace with justice to the oppressed in this ongoing conflict.
Besides olive planting, the program features introductory presentations about the current situation in Palestine and the effects of the Apartheid Wall, tours in the old city of Jerusalem, Hebron, Bethlehem, in addition to cultural events and social gatherings.
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