The Gap as seen by a Jewish Israeli

Givat Haviva, Israel – November 2, 2018   Right at the start of the seminar a huge gap could be felt between Israelis and Palestinian Citizens of Israel. It was most noticeable with our languages separating us. Like in the summer program, at first the...

A Trip to the Border

By: Courtney Conway, Friendship Park, Calif – July 26, 2018   “English, please!” The ever-present phrase is used repeatedly throughout Hands of Peace to encourage all four delegations of the program (Israelis, Palestinians, Palestinian Citizens of Israel,...

Hunger Van Project

By: Jordan Derbas   Carlsbad, Calif – July 23, 2018 While the participants spend time learning about peace and leadership through dialogue, they also get an incredible chance to broaden that concept on a larger scale by applying the skills they learn to help...