Significant Rise in Demolitions Over Past Week

Posted 26th July 2012, by & filed under Area C, Demolitions, Displacement Working Group, East Jerusalem, Home Demolitions, Itay Epshtain.

The Displacement Working Group reports that in the past week since December 5th, 20 structures were demolished and at least 61 people displaced and left homeless.   In total, 1,051 people have been displaced this year, compared to 606 for the whole of 2010. More than 539 structures including 199 homes have been demolished.   … Read more »

East Jerusalem and Jordan Valley Demolitions Surge over the Past Week

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The Displacement Working Group reports the following demolitions over the past week, as East Jerusalem demolitions surge once more.   In total, 1,082 people have been displaced this year, compared to 606 for the whole of 2010. More than 561 structures including 209 homes have been demolished.   East Jerusalem and Greater Jerusalem As-Suwwana, East… Read more »

The Judaization of Palestine: 2011 Displacement Trends

Posted , by & filed under Demolitions, Displacement Working Group, Ethnic displacement, Home Demolitions, Itay Epshtain, Judaization, Settlements, UN.

This article provides a political analysis of the root causes and consequences of Israel’s house demolition policy, focusing on the demolition of Palestinian homes and other structures in the Occupied West Bank. All recorded incidents have been verified and documented by partners in the Displacement Working Group (an inter-agency group under the auspices of the… Read more »

First Quarter Displacement Trends

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An overview of demolitions of Palestinian homes and other structures that have been (i) demolished by Israeli authorities or (ii) demolished by the owners following the receipt of a demolition order from Israeli authorities. All recorded incidents have been verified and documented by partners in the Displacement Working Group. [[{“type”:”media”,”view_mode”:”media_large”,”fid”:”151″,”attributes”:{“alt”:””,”class”:”media-image”}}]]     [[{“type”:”media”,”view_mode”:”media_large”,”fid”:”153″,”attributes”:{“alt”:””,”class”:”media-image”}}]] Data desegregation:… Read more »

Displacement Trends – October 11

Posted 25th July 2012, by & filed under Demolitions, displacement, Displacement Working Group, East Jerusalem, Home Demolitions, Itay Epshtain, West Bank.

  Overview of demolitions of Palestinan homes and other structures that have been (i) demolished by Israeli authorities or (ii) demolished by the owners following the receipt of a demolition order from Israeli authorities. All recorded incidents have been verified and documented by partners in the Displacement Working Group.   West Bank (including East Jerusalem)… Read more »