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Flowers of Tomorrow: Youth Camp in Gaza
The ICRC in Israel and the Occupied Territories worked with 15 facilitators to organize a camp for children from Shujaia in Gaza. Children receive psychosocial support, participate in games, dance and theatre and awareness sessions.