Yasser Abu Wazna is a multi-media journalist based in Gaza. Based in Gaza, he has worked in and around media for more than a decade, bring years of experience working with the United Nations to the table. In any of the three production stages, he can provide multimedia materials (rough cut, rushes, or raw videos; photographs; audio tracks; and articles) as stock footage, news packages, news features or short/long documentaries in English or Arabic. He has contributed solely and as a team player in a variety of productions for international humanitarian organizations and world media outlets.
Life can prove to be very challenging for a deaf parent - This 14-year-old from Palestine wants to change all that
In blockaded Gaza, necessity is not only the mother of invention, but also the mother of resurrecting old fashioned ways to survive. Palestinians are no longer able to bake bread at home by electrical baking ovens because of the escalating electricity dilemma in the Strip. Daily power supply has reached 4 hours per 24 hours. Accordingly, Palestinians turn to bake bread by primitive clay ovens.
Around the world, urban agriculture is playing a role in feeding a growing global population from mid-America to the Middle East. The video above introduces Said Salim Abu Naser, a proponent of sustainable agriculture living and working in Gaza City, Palestine, along the Mediterranean Coast. Abu Nasser has created a 200-square-meter (2,000-square-foot) micro-farm using a hydroponic system and homemade organic pest-control solutions consisting of garlic, pepper, soap and more.