A conversation with Ibrahim Faltas of Jerusalem Princess Basma Centre

June 19, 2020- Posted in Disabilities, Education, Jerusalem, Video

AFEDJ’s John Lent talks with Ibrahim Faltas, general director of the Jerusalem Princess Basma Centre (JPBC), about current conditions in East Jerusalem and the West Bank and how JPBC has adapted the services it offers amidst the pandemic and economic shutdown.

JPBC is an internationally-accredited rehabilitation center for children with disabilities, home to an inclusive school and the only classroom for autistic children available to Palestinian children. Learn more about JPBC on its institution page or at www.basma-centre.org

The conversation took place via Zoom on June 11, 2020 and is the first in a series of “Live from the Holy Land” conversations sponsored by AFEDJ. Other conversations will feature institution leaders from the Diocese of Jerusalem’s schools and hospitals. Interviews will be posted on our YouTube channel and in our Video Library. Stay-tuned for more!