Who we are

These are some of us…

Islam & Mohammad

Islam & Mohammad

Islam is the Project’s Coordinator and the soul of Noor WEG. She lives with her husband and six children in Aida camp. She follows up on the children and families’ needs, heads the meetings with the rest of the women and she always welcomes anyone who wants to know more about the project. She continuously advocates for the rights of disabled children with a big smile on her face. Mohammad, her eldest son, is 14 years old and has cerebral palsy and epilepsy.

Rana & Sara

Rana & Sara

Rana is 35 years old and lives in Aida camp with her three daughters. Sara, the youngest, is 10 years old and has cerebral palsy. Rana is divorced and struggles to raise her three girls alone. She works part time as a volunteer at the local Popular Committee. Sara goes to a special school and in her free time she likes to watch cartoons on the TV and play with her big sisters.

Sdihar & Qusai

Sdihar & Qusai

Sdihar is 29 years old and lives in Aida camp with her husband, her daughter and five sons. She is a housewife and her husband works in construction. Qusai is 9 years old and has cerebral palsy. He attends a special school nearby Bethlehem with the help of some foreign volunteers who pay for his tuition fees. Qusai is a very joyful boy and he always has a smile in his face.

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We are a grassroots independent project created by and for refugee women from Aida and al-Azzeh refugee camps (Bethlehem, Palestine) who have children with disabilities and/or are solely in charge of our families.

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