Speaker: Peace & Justice


Community Happenings
Nov 15, 2017
6:00 PM

Abbott Room, Belfast Free Library, 106 High St. Peace and Justice Group of Waldo County presents Ayman Nijim, who grew up in the Gaza strip. He holds a Master's Degree in conflict transformation across cultures. Nijim created and supervises “Let Them Play and Heal," a program providing psychosocial support for children, and manages women’s classes for traumatized children. He also created "Let Them Practice Their Rights” to enhance resilience among kids and adults in Gaza. Nijim will also speak about his work as a journalist and human rights activist during assaults in Gaza. FMI, call Cathy at 323-5160.