“I was born on 16 March 1987 in Libya, but moved back to Lebanon, and am now living in Bourj al-Barajneh camp. I’m doing a Masters in Electronic Engineering at AUL University, after doing a Masters in science at CCE. I participated in the oral history project because I wanted to know more about Palestine, about our traditions and customs, and to pass this information on to our generation. Through this project, I now know more about Palestine.”
“I am 22 years old and studied social science. I currently work as a teacher at an UNRWA school and as a social worker with the NGO the Arab Palestinian Center. I am from Bourj al-Barajneh camp in Beirut, Lebanon. I joined in this project because I felt that it somehow removes boundaries between me and my country, which I have never been to. The pictures that are stored in my mind are the sum of what I heard here and there, and what my grandparents told me. Through this project, I am able to recognize and define my origin and the place that I come from."
"I'm 20 years old, I'm studying physiotherapy at the Siblin training center. Kholoud mentioned this project to me, so I agreed to work in it because I find this important and interesting."
“I am 21 years old. I am in the Lebanese International University studying Business Management. I am participating in this project so that we can preserve and protect our traditions, habits and heritage. I want to be in other projects.”
“I'm 21 years old. I'm studying interior design at the Islamic University of Lebanon. I participated in this project because Kholoud mentioned it to me. I was interested in these topics, and I would like to continue to know more about my country. My hobbies are: dancing dabkeh, learning Spanish, drawing and painting, traveling, hanging out, and taking pictures all the time.”
“I'm 21 years old, studying business in NBA. I participated in this project to increase my knowledge, and know more about my country’s traditions and customs. I would like to continue in this project.”
"I was born on 21 February, 1991, in Bourj al-Barajneh camp. I'm studying sociology at the Lebanese University. I like reading, swimming and basketball."
Profession: research assistance, translator, coordinator of the ‘Young Oral Historians’.
43 years old, mother of two.
“I'm 20 years old and I'm studying business at the Beirut Arab University. I participated in this project to learn more about my country and let others know it. I would like to continue to know more. My hobbies are dancing, traveling, painting.”