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Peace Club for Persons with Disability finishes an English language course

Peace Sports Club for Persons with Disability has completed an advanced English language course for the Board of Directors of the club in order to develop their English language and communication skills and communication with the outside community.
The club hosts this course within a future sports project in partnership with Diakonia/Nad Foundation.
Mohammed Al-Arabi, the Chairman of Peace Sports Club for Persons with Disability stressed that his administration is actively seeking to develop the technical and administrative cadres of the club in order to keep abreast of improving ways of communication with the surrounding community.
Al-Arabi thanked the trainer of the course, Mahmoud Al-Hattab for his efforts in presenting the course. He also thanked Diakonia/Nad for their support for the club’s projects.
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Peace Sports Club for Persons with Disability receives a delegation from the Palestinian Sports Academy

Peace Sports Club for Persons with Disability, represented by its Chairman, Mr. Mohammed Al Arabi, its Treasurer Mr. Zarif Al-Ghorra and Dr. Marwan Ajjour, the Chairman of the Swimming Federation for Persons with Disabilities, received a delegation from the Palestinian Sports Academy included its Chairman, Prof. Iyad Abu Zaher and his deputy Mr. Sami Al-Shanti.
The Chairman of the Peace Sports Club, Mr. Mohammed Al-Arabi welcomed the delegation of the Sports Academy and thanked them for their efforts in serving the Palestinian sport. Mr. Al-Arabi presented an overview of the most important projects and programs carried out by the Peace Club for Persons with Disability and future plans for implementing. He said, “There is a vision and a message of the Peace Sports Club aimed to care for the large group of persons with disability in the society. He pointed out that there are heroes with disabilities from Palestine who have achieved international and Arab successes that have not been achieved by fit people in more than one sport. Mr. Al-Arabi concluded that the Peace Club for Persons with Disability is fully prepared to cooperate with the Palestinian Sports Academy in order to implement joint programs and activities.
On his part, the delegation of the Palestinian Sports Academy thanked the Peace Sport Club for Persons with Disability for their good reception and praised the wonderful efforts made by the club to serve a large and important segment of the Palestinian society.
In the second part of the meeting, Dr. Marwan Ajjour, Mr. Zarif Al-Ghorra from the Peace Club for Persons with Disability and Mr. Sami Al-Shanti from the Palestinian Sports Academy, discussed several steps that will activate the cooperation between the two institutions as well as prepare a draft of mutual understanding and cooperation.
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Peace Club for Persons with Disability graduates a new group of trainees

Peace Sports Club for Persons with Disability has completed a training course in the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in Gaza City.
The club has graduated a new group of male and female trainees with disabilities holding academic qualifications.
The course aimed to raise awareness among young men and women with disabilities about the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities which was signed by Palestine in 2014. The course is part of a future sports project funded by the Diakonia/Nad Foundation.
The course targeted a group of young men and women with disabilities who represent self-support groups and institutions representing persons with disabilities.
Mr. Mohammed Al-Arabi, the Chairman of the club said that this course is very important and aims to develop the human rights concepts of the representatives of persons with  disabilities in Gaza City in preparation for the development of the shadow report in the future.

 

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Peace for Persons with Disability organizes an entertainment event for children on the occasion of Eid

Peace Sports Club for Persons with Disability held an entertainment event for children with disabilities and their families on the occasion of Eid Al Fitr. This celebration comes to draw a smile on the face of these deprived children and to psychosocially support them and their families.
The celebration included several interesting paragraphs such as clowns, circus, question and answer, prizes and songs and dabkeh. Children seemed happy and demand for an extension of time to celebrate more.
The children also thanked the Peace Sports Club for Persons with Disability for their interest in making this celebration and want the club to hold it again.
Mr. Mohammed Al-Arabi, the Chairman of Peace Sports Club Persons with Disability thanked the Educational Aid for Palestinian for their efforts in making the celebration successful and thanked them for Eid clothing for children with disabilities.
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Peace Club for Persons with Disability completed a sport week for children with disabilities

Peace Sports Club for Persons with Disability has completed the implementation of a sport week targeting 100 children with disabilities within the project “Supporting Sports Rights for Children with Disabilities” in partnership with the Palestinian Consultative Staff for developing NGOs (PCS) and funded by the European Union.
The students in the camp confirmed their full happiness in this unique sport activity because they do not exercise their right to sports activity on the grounds of their disability.
Mr. Mohammed Al-Arabi, the Chairman of the club, emphasized that students with disabilities suffer from the lack of interests in sports in schools and clubs which led the Peace Sport Club to implement the sport week. He also thanked the Palestinian Consultative Staff for developing NGOs (PCS) and the European Union for their interest in sports rights through funding the project of “Supporting Sports Rights for Children with Disabilities. Mr. Al-Arabi called on schools and clubs to accommodate students with disabilities in their sports programs through inclusive integration.
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Peace Sport Club for Persons with Disability receives a delegation from Wa’ed Association for Prisoners

Peace Sports Club for Persons with Disability, represented by the Chairman of the club Mohammed Al-Arabi, the Treasurer Zarif Al-Gharrah, and the player Mohammed Totah, received a delegation from Wa’ed Association for Prisoners. Mr. Al-Arabi welcomed the delegation of Wa’ed Association and thanked them for their visit. He expressed the readiness of the club to cooperate and coordinate in everything that serves the Palestinian society.
On his part, the Chairman of Wa’ed Association, Mr. Abdullah Qandil, thanked Peace Club for its efforts in developing Palestinian sport, supporting people with disabilities and developing their talents and abilities.
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Al-Mujamma Club hosted Peace Sport Club for Persons with Disability

A delegation from the Peace Sports Club for Persons with Disability visited Al-Mujamma Club to congratulate them on winning the football league and qualifying for the premier league club. The delegation, included the Chairman of Peace Sport Club Mohammed Al Arabi, the Treasurer Zarif Al Gharra and a number of players, was received by Mr. Abu Abdallah Al-Ghalayini, Vice Chairman of Mujamma Club.
Mr.Al-Arabi congratulated Al-Mujamma Club on this achievement and wished them continued success and achievement. Mr.Al-Ghalayini, on his part, also welcomed the delegation and thanked them for their visit, which contributes to strengthen the relationship between the two clubs.
At the end of the visit, the delegation of the Peace Club gave a greeting shield to Al-Mujamma Club.
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Peace Sport Club for Persons with Disability begins to implement the training course “Mechanisms of Dealing with Children”

The Peace Sport Club for Persons with Disability launched a sports course for physical education teachers at the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA).
This course comes in the context of developing the sports concepts and integration of children with disabilities in schools.
Mr. Mohamed Al-Arabi, the Chairman of the Peace Club for Persons with Disability, said that this course is important for teachers because it develops their concepts related to children with disabilities. He also reminded that this course is within the project “Supporting Sports Rights for Children with Disabilities” in partnership with the Palestinian Consultative Staff for developing NGOs (PCS) and funded by the European Union within the project “Promoting the Rights of Persons with disability in the Palestinian Territories.”
Mr. Zahir Al-Ghoul, representative of the Palestinian Consultative Staff for developing NGOs (PCS) in the Gaza Strip, confirmed that the PCS supports and promotes the rights of persons with disabilities in the Gaza Strip through this initiative and other initiatives.
He also emphasized on the necessity of social integration of children with disabilities in schools in general and in the class of physical education in particular.
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The Municipality of Gaza hosted Peace Club for Persons with Disability

A delegation from Peace Sports Club for Persons with Disability visited the Mayor of Gaza City, Mr. Nizar Hijazi within the framework of joint cooperation between the Municipality and the Club.
The delegation of the Peace Club included Mr. Mohamed Al-Arabi and Mr. Zarif Al-Ghorra, and the both sides discussed ways to develop public places and make them accessible to people with disabilities, especially the Gaza beach.
The mayor confirmed his keenness to make the beach accessible to people with disabilities. The both sides also mentioned the French Municipality of Dunkirk and means of joint cooperation to develop joint projects with it.
It is noteworthy to mention that the Municipality of Gaza signed in 2015 a code of honor for making public places accessible to people with disabilities.
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