Jeff Halper – Trump Brings Clarity

Posted February 20, 2017, by & filed under Analysis, Articles, House Demolitions, House Demolitions, Israeli Politics, News, Peace Process.

Trump Brings Clarity Blogpost by Jeff Halper, 19 Feb 2017 Well, as in an answer to my prayers, Trump has definitively cleared the air on Israel/Palestine: Israel has been given the green light to do anything it wants, just so it doesn’t embarrass the Administration. (Trump told Netanyahu a couple weeks ago to just build… Read more »

ICAHD UK Director – Person Specification

Posted February 5, 2017, by & filed under Uncategorized.

ICAHD UK DIRECTOR PERSON SPECIFICATION Leadership and management experience Knowledge of Israel’s history and the Occupation, and the work of the Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions (its activity on the ground and the analysis of Jeff Halper). Knowledge of campaigns in the UK in support of human rights for the Palestinian people. Experience of witnessing… Read more »

ICAHD Director – Job Description

Posted February 2, 2017, by & filed under Uncategorized.

DIRECTOR – ICAHD UK ICAHD UK continues the work of the Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions (ICAHD), which was registered in Jerusalem from 1997 to 2016 and now operates as a grassroots group. ICAHD UK is a membership organisation that is open to all concerned with respect of human rights and international law. It provides… Read more »

ICAHD seeks Director

Posted January 26, 2017, by & filed under News.

  ICAHD UK seeks Director with leadership and management experience. Knowledge of Israel’s history and the Occupation; the work of the Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions – its activity on the ground and the analysis of Jeff Halper; and the campaigns in the UK in support of human rights for the Palestinian people are essential…. Read more »

‘A Christmas present from the UN’ – Jeff Halper comments

Posted December 30, 2016, by & filed under House Demolitions, House Rebuilding, International, Israeli Politics, News, Peace Proposals.

We can win, but we have to be smart, strategic and pro-active Jeff Halper Wow, a Christmas present from the UN! 14 of the 15 members of the Security Council passed a pretty strong resolution against settlement construction — and against the demolition of Palestinian homes. The US was the odd-man out as usual, but… Read more »

ICAHD UK December News

Posted December 24, 2016, by & filed under News, Settlements.

Picture: A Palestinian man demolishes his own home in Jerusalem after receiving a demolition order related to a lack of proper permits. Picture credit:  (File photo Sliman Khader/Flash90). The theme of the newsletter is ‘Think of Palestine This Christmas’, and it includes: Increasing pace of demolitions in 2016 Election of Donald Trump Jeff Halper on the… Read more »

Thoughts from Israel/Palestine, November 2016

Posted December 5, 2016, by & filed under Articles, News, Study Tour Reports.

Thoughts from Israel/Palestine, November 2016 – John Hastings-Thomson Some years ago someone coined the phrase “The Land that once was Holy.” As one sees the eight metre-high separation wall between Israel and the West Bank winding through the streets of Bethlehem, it is easy to be drawn in by that thought. To stand at Checkpoint… Read more »

Reflections on ICAHD UK’s ‘Anti-Fascist Footprints’ Walk

Posted November 17, 2016, by & filed under Uncategorized.

THE BATTLE OF CABLE STREET Reflections from Anne Jones after participating in David Rosenberg’s ‘Anti-Fascist Footprints’ walking tour for ICAHD UK in October 2016 David Rosenberg’s talk as we walked around London’s East One was, as ever, packed with information as well as entertaining. Did you know, for example, that ‘Whitechapel’ has this name because… Read more »

Building homes in a city slated for demolition

Posted November 8, 2016, by & filed under Articles, House Rebuilding.

– Photo: ICAHD A personal account of a Palestinian architect in Jerusalem By Muna A. Since I was a small child I dreamt of building houses. I remember my father used to take me on afternoon walks through the old city and tell me stories about the history of the four quarters, the ancient houses… Read more »