Category Archives: Active Learning & Creative Expression

Away from Home again book

“Away from Home Again” is a learning & creative expression odyssey by displaced young Palestinian refugees from Nahr El-Bared camp, Lebanon. A photo-voice chronicle of the trials & tribulations of refugee children at a time of war & displacement; their efforts to express & transform their precarious lives, & their participation in their community’s efforts [...]

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Nahr El Bared Activities, 2007

In May 2007, fighting broke out in Nahr el Bared camp near Tripoli (northern Lebanon) between Fatah al Islam, an Islamist group, and the Lebanese Armed Forces. The conflict evolved to the siege of Nahr el Bared, home to around 30,000 Palestinian refugees.

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Seasons of Janana

The Seasons of Janana film is a journey with children in active learning, fun and creativity. Janana is a campaign to develop child-friendly libraries and promote fun-learning and creativity in disadvantaged communities in Lebanon. Production: ARCPA/ AL-JANA Janana Program Founder & Coordinator: Moa’taz Dajani Language: Arabic with English subtitles Director/Editor: Hicham Kayed Duration: 32 minutes

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Writing Workshops: Words on Colors

Children, maybe even more than adults, have the need to speak, to tell, to show. During the workshops focusing on expression, AL-JANA invited them to express themselves, to speak about themselves through their writings.

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