Yallah 2017

Day 7-9 in Palestine

Post by Maren  Project ideas and work progress After a weekend fully packed with new experiences and a Monday working on our presentations, we started our Tuesday slowly. We slept long, had breakfast and at midday we began with our Read more…

By Sarah, ago
Yallah 2017

Day 4-6 in Palestine

Post by Patricia First impressions, first conclusions The first weekend in Palestine went by so quickly, although we gained so many new impressions: We met our fellow students from the University of Birzeit and had the first intercultural exchanges with Read more…

By Sarah, ago
Yallah 2017

YALLAH 2017 is coming

After a successful kick-off in 2016, YALLAH has been funded for another two years! Everything is set for YALLAH 2017! Application deadline is January 25th and only a month later, around February 22nd we will start with our German students visiting Read more…

By Marios, ago
Yallah 2016

Back Home / Review

Post by Rand Inaim & Mahmoud Abdelkareem Our month officially started when we arrived at the airport and saw the entire German group there waiting for us and welcoming us. After the greetings we headed to our apartments. During our way home, Read more…

By Marios, ago
Yallah 2016

Day 10-12

Post by Yara 11. August It was an ordinary day, we woke up in the morning, had our breakfast, went to the center of Siegen, then to the university, we spent some time there working on our projects, after that, Read more…

By Marios, ago
Yallah 2016

Day 25-27

Post by Alica Bökelmann 2. May The day started at the bus station in Ramallah where our little group met. Unfortunately one member felt sick and couldn’t join us. While we searched the Bus to Jerusalem one devious taxi driver tricked us Read more…

By Kostic, ago
Yallah 2016

Day 28-30

Post by Anke Freuwört 5. May Jerusalem, Jerusalem, we are going to Jerusalem! Our last trip led us to another historical place – Jerusalem. We started our day with a walk from the Damascus Gate trough the old town and followed Read more…

By Kostic, ago
Yallah 2016

Day 22-24

Post by Jenny Kolloch 29. April It’s Friday! And everybody is excited about Fridays because this is the only day of the week that the juice shop down the street sells pomegranate juice. This sweet elixir filling our veins with new life… Read more…

By Kostic, ago
Yallah 2016

Day 16-19

Post by Aydin Cosgun A week ago we visited an exhibition called “Future Heritage” (https://future-heritage.org), a german-palestenian project to “transform local cultures sustainably, thereby keeping traditions and skills at the heart.” At the exhibition we met some interesting people, one Read more…

By Kostic, ago
Yallah 2016

Day 14-16

Post by Moritz 23. April In the morning eight people shower in a hurry because there is no water in the lower apartment and we have to be at university at 10:30 to take a group photo. Nearly all students Read more…

By Kostic, ago
Yallah 2016

Day 11-13

Post by David. Running out of tap water In the last days our flat ran out of tap water. It seems to be that our flat did not get a recurring refill of the rooftop water reservoir. These reservoirs backup Read more…

By Kostic, ago
Yallah 2016

Day 8-10

Post by Ramsis Kilani 15. April To explore the grassroots movement of 3D printing in Palestine, we visit Dalia and Hana in al-Birah. Their organization VecBox is interested in bringing this technical innovation closer to Palestinian civil society, especially the youth. After Read more…

By Kostic, ago
Yallah 2016

Day 5-7

Post by Marios Mouratidis 12. April On day 4 we were finally going to meet  our BZU (Birzeit University) exchange students. We gathered in the morning at our Ramallah Research HQ (this is how we call one of our apartments, where Read more…

By Kostic, ago
Yallah 2016

Day 1-4

Post by Jasmin Kirchhübel 08. April Today our journey begins. I am very excited and nervousness is coming up slowly. While I pack the last few things (I’m sure I forgot something, but even that is part of great adventures), I Read more…

By Kostic, ago
Yallah 2016

Blog

In the future we will post regular updates on this page. Every participant will publish at least one blog post during our stay in Palestine. Stay tuned for the first post this evening.

By Kostic, ago