September 2019 Demolition and Displacement Report

Posted October 3, 2019, by & filed under Latest News, News.

During the month of September 2019, at least 47 structures were demolished in the occupied Palestinian Territories (including East Jerusalem) by Israeli forces, displacing at least 78 people- including 16 children- and affecting a further 1,096 people (according to OCHA oPT). All the demolitions and confiscations were carried out on grounds of lacking an Israeli-issued… Read more »

Laughing for Palestine in Leeds: Sunday 17 November 2019

Posted October 1, 2019, by & filed under Latest News, News.

Get Your Tickets Here   ICAHD UK are proud to announce that our latest Laughing for Palestine event will open the Leeds Palestine Film Festival. Headlined by the wonderful Gavin Webster, the evening will feature Gary Sansome, Isma Almas and Seymour Mace and will be MC’ed by our very own Daphna Baram. Promising to be… Read more »

A Response to Israel’s September Elections

Posted September 30, 2019, by & filed under Jeff Halper, Latest News, News.

By Jeff Halper (18 September 2019)   A few quick take-aways from yesterday’s election in Israel: 1. Netanyahu is out. His only hope of avoiding prison was to get immunity from the Parliament, and without a majority of 61 (the Likud/right bloc got only 55-56) that is impossible. Either the Likud will go into a… Read more »

Visit Palestine in March 2020 with ICAHD-Recommended Study Tour

Posted September 26, 2019, by & filed under Latest News, News.

Rosemary Garsed presents Rudina Jaber with a gift from New Zealand   New Zealand teacher Rosemary Garsed’s life has been turned upside down since visiting Palestine In June 2016 Rosemary joined a pilgrimage group to Jordan/Palestine/Israel with members of her church. She was so challenged by issues she encountered she returned to Amman to spend… Read more »

August 2019 Demolition and Displacement Report

Posted September 6, 2019, by & filed under Latest News, News.

During the month of August 2019, at least 19 structures were demolished in the occupied Palestinian Territories (including East Jerusalem) by Israeli forces, displacing at least 19 people- including 6 children- and affecting a further 480 people (according to OCHA oPT). Al-‘Aragib, an unrecognised Bedouin village in the Naqab desert has been demolished five times… Read more »

Professor David Pegg – A Tribute

Posted August 28, 2019, by & filed under Latest News, News.

The ICAHD family mourns the passing of our good friend and supporter Professor David Pegg, and we extend our condolences to his wife and partner Dr Monica Wusteman and all the family. David had a distinguished career as a clinical scientist and academic. He had posts in London, Cambridge and York where he was made… Read more »

Palestine and Israel: Working for a Just Peace

Posted July 29, 2019, by & filed under Latest News, News.

Wednesday 7 August 8pm – 10pm at The Lighthouse, 43-45 West Nicolson St, Edinburgh EH8 9DB   If your in the Edinburgh area, come along to a dynamic double bill: Daphna Baram, Director of ICAHD UK; and Jane Dallas Ross, recently back from three months working with the Ecumenical Accompaniment Programme in the Occupied Palestinian… Read more »

A Statement by Jeff Halper on Demolitions in Sur Baher

Posted July 22, 2019, by & filed under Latest News, News.

As I write this the Israeli military is demolishing 70 homes — perhaps as many as 100 in the end — in an absolutely illegal action approved by Israel’s Supreme Court. Briefly, the Apartheid Wall coursing through the West Bank and East Jerusalem does not conform to any agreed boundary; it is built wherever Israel… Read more »

Participate in ICAHD’s Recommended Study Tours – November and March

Posted July 20, 2019, by & filed under Latest News, News, Study Tours.

Don’t miss out because nothing compares to witnessing the situation on the ground! Palestinians have called us to stand with them by demonstrating this meaningful form of solidarity. At a time when accusations of anti-Semitism are being used to attempt to silence activists from speaking out about Israel’s violations of international law, we need to… Read more »