School which breaks down barriers in Jerusalem

Reported on BBC

School Reporters in Jerusalem explain that despite the difficulties of growing up in a city at the heart of tensions between Israelis and Palestinians, many students are trying to get along together and live side by side in peace.


This article is primarily a video. Please go here to watch it. It is inspiring and hopeful (as there is not  way to capture and embed it here)

The school which Bana and Yasmin go to – Hand in Hand – is one of the rare ones in which Jews and Arabs study in the same class despite their differences.

They demonstrate that friendships can be made and coexistence can be achieved.

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