Visualizing Palestine is working on transforming complicated details into stories so the targeted audience can understand it easily, with the goal of the changing the global view regarding the Palestinian cause and to increase the pressure on the world leaders to support and give justice to the Palestinian cause.
After collecting data on the subject of which the crew of Visualizing Palestine agreed, photographers and architects use factual data and strong evidence such as data, maps, videos, blogs, and photos to produce visual stories that offer a new perspective on the reality of what is happening in Palestine through transforming the narrative data into visual information “infographics” exposing the violations of the occupation.
Those designs present a better understanding of living under occupation, correcting misconceptions particularly in the Western world, and make people aware of the Israeli occupation policies that are used against Palestinian civilians in the occupied territory. The purpose is shedding light on human rights violations committed by occupation troops, and the daily struggle of Palestinians. Visualizing Palestine documented the data in the form of a simple show, starting from the birth of Palestinian babies on the borders to a more complex visual show which exposes discrimination in sharing water in the occupied West Bank, to showing other sides of the occupation, like the forced displacement of Palestinians and the loss of their homes and lands as a result of the occupation. That is shown by using a timeline focusing on the demographic changes of the region.
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