ICAHD UK Interview with Haim Bresheeth – Founder of the Jewish Network for Palestine

Posted January 28, 2022, 10:39 am by & filed under ICAHD Interviews, News, One Democratic State Campaign.

1  Haim, you grew up in Israel. Can you tell us about your family background? I was actually born in a refugee camp in Italy. Both my parents are survivors of Auschwitz but came from Poland where they lived in a ghetto and were sent to Auschwitz quite late in 1944 so they spent less… Read more »

Watch a Recording of ICAHD UK Webinar – No more Status Quo: End Israeli demolitions and Displacement Now (23 June 2021)

Posted May 28, 2021, 12:20 pm by & filed under House Demolitions, News, Webinars.

Working in partnership to ramp up our campaign to end the demolition of Palestinian homes   Annie O’Gara and Sharen Green: Stop the JNF and Protecting Palestinian families, Hilary Smith: Boycott Israel Network and Sheffield PSC Tom Anderson: Stop the Demolitions Teresa Bailey: UK Palestine Mental Health Network Linda Ramsden: Director ICAHD UK Chair: Dr… Read more »

Statement signed by unions and civil society organisations including ICAHD UK calls on the British Government to take action over Israel’s ethnic cleansing of neighbourhoods in occupied East Jerusalem

Posted May 6, 2021, 8:57 am by & filed under East Jerusalem, ICAHD statements, News.

Statement calls on British Government, public bodies and civil society to recognise the laws of Israel to be inherently discriminatory Comes as over 1,500 Palestinians face threat of home demolitions in occupied East Jerusalem and Israel’s attempt to evict more families from the Palestinian neighbour of Sheikh Jarrah A statement signed by 14 British unions… Read more »

ICAHD UK Webinar – Demolition and Eviction Flash Points in East Jerusalem

Posted April 23, 2021, 1:20 pm by & filed under East Jerusalem, House Demolitions, News, Webinars.

Wednesday 12th May 2021         5.00-6.15pm (UK time) with Jeff Halper interviewing residents from Silwan and Sheikh Jarrah   The campaign concerning house demolitions and displacement continues on both the activist and political levels. Israel’s ongoing intention to Judaize all of historic Palestine has been relentless even during the Coronavirus pandemic that has had a devastating… Read more »

Israel’s Demolition of Palestinian Homes: A Fact Sheet

Posted April 20, 2021, 6:19 pm by & filed under House Demolitions, News.

The extent of the destruction since 1948: at least 130,000 homes and other structures (farm buildings, reservoirs, mosques, community buildings, schools, etc.) In what became Israel during the Nakba of 1948 and in its wake: 52,000 homes, more than 530 entire villages, towns and urban areas.[i] The systematic demolition of Palestinian homes, mosques and other… Read more »

JNF, Do Not Evict the Sumain Family – History of the Campaign

Posted April 15, 2021, 12:45 pm by & filed under East Jerusalem, House Demolitions, News.

Israeli Supreme Court Stays Eviction of Palestinian Family from East Jerusalem Home (Press Release on 6 August 2020) Eviction of the Sumarin family from Silwan, occupied East Jerusalem, stayed after Israeli court declares it will hear their appeal Decision follows international campaign by Sumarin Coalition 69MPs had signed Early Day Motion 529, condemning the unjust… Read more »

November 2020 Demolition and Displacement Report

Posted December 4, 2020, 2:42 pm by & filed under House Demolitions, Monthly Demolition Report, News.

Demolitions & Displacement in the occupied West Bank (including occupied East Jerusalem) and within the state of Israel November 2020 Report 2 November 3 November 5 November 9 November 10 November 11 November 12 November 15 November 16 November 17 November 19 November 23 November 24 November 25 November 29 November 30 November Overall Legal… Read more »

JCB Campaign – Webinars

Posted November 19, 2020, 12:53 pm by & filed under News, NSPCC / JCB Campaign.

Sharen Green – Protecting Palestinian Families Annie O’Gara – Stop the JNF Hilary Smith – Boycott Israel Network Martin Kemp – UK Palestine Mental Health Network Linda Ramsden – ICAHD UK

ICAHD UK Interview with Jonathan Kuttab who Calls for One State – Win / Win for All

Posted June 29, 2020, 9:13 am by & filed under ICAHD Interviews, News, One Democratic State Campaign.

Jonathan, you’ve established yourself as a leading human rights lawyer in Palestine and Israel, what is your background?   My earliest years were in Bethlehem but then I went to Jerusalem for much of my schooling. At the time, the place was small and movement between them was easy.  I went to the US shortly… Read more »