Testimonies

Restriction of movement

Huda Abu Mustafa, 53, describes working a laborer in the Khan Yunis vegetable market

Amal ‘Obeid, 45, describes working as a self-employed carpenter in Gaza

‘Ayesha Ibrahim, 36, describes work as blacksmith in Gaza City

Lana Kan'an, a 21-year-old student talks about the stifling feeling that comes of living in Burqah, a village surrounded by settlements and cut off from access roads

Lana Kan'an, a 21-year-old student talks about the stifling feeling that comes of living in Burqah, a village surrounded by settlements and cut off from access roads

Lana Kan'an, a 21-year-old student talks about the stifling feeling that comes of living in Burqah, a village surrounded by settlements and cut off from access roads

Nizam Mu’tan from the village of Burqah talks about his family’s inaccessible land and their financial difficulties due to village road closures.

Maha Hijawi, Nablus resident, granted only one permit to visit relatives in her native Gaza since 2000

Najah Hamdan was denied the chance to say her goodbyes to her parents in Gaza before they passed away

Maisoun al-Haj ‘Ali and her children live in Gaza, while her husband works in the West Bank; they’ve seen him only once since 2008