Visit Palestine/Israel on an Extended Study Tour that will change your life

Posted January 15, 2019, by & filed under Latest News, News, Study Tour Reports, Study Tours.

Hebron – walking through the Old City 18 – 28 March 2019 and 4 – 14 November 2019   No amount of reading, attending lectures or watching films can convey a genuine understanding of the facts on the ground compared to being there. ICAHD and the international chapters in the UK, USA, Finland and Germany… Read more »

December 2018 Demolition and Displacement Report

Posted January 3, 2019, by & filed under House Demolitions, Latest News, News.

In the month of December 2018, at least 38 structures were demolished in the occupied Palestinian Territories (including East Jerusalem) by Israeli forces, displacing at least 56 people- including 23 children- and affecting a further 267 people, including 152 children (according to OCHA oPT). In the south of Israel, in the Naqab desert, a newly… Read more »

A Brief Reflection on 2018 and Greetings for Christmas and the New Year

Posted December 21, 2018, by & filed under Latest News, News.

Demolitions in East Jerusalem 2018 was not an easy year for Palestine. Trump’s administration made its intentions clear and moved the US embassy to Jerusalem, signaling to Binyamin Netanyahu that business is to remain as usual in the business of occupation. The courageous March of Return in the Gaza, happening weekly along the border since… Read more »

The History of ICAHD UK: 2003 to 2018

Posted December 20, 2018, by & filed under Latest News, News.

In September 2003 explorations began with the idea of establishing a support group in the UK for the Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions, based in Jerusalem, and founded by Dr Jeff Halper and Dr Meir Margalit in 1997. ICAHD was appreciated because it represented a unique voice of the Israeli “left” that not only worked… Read more »

Talk: Haggai Matar – Israel and the Palestinians Two Years into Trump’s Administration

Posted November 12, 2018, by & filed under Events, Latest News, News.

Thursday 22 November 2018 at 6.30 pm at P21 Gallery 21-27 Chalton Street, London NW1 1JD – Free Entry – Arrive early to secure your seat! ICAHD UK, along with the Palestine Solidarity Campaign (PSC) and the National Education Union – NUT Section, are proud to be co-hosting a presentation by Haggai Matar, the Executive Director of… Read more »

September 2018 Demolition and Displacement Report

Posted October 3, 2018, by & filed under Latest News, News.

At least 29 structures were demolished by Israeli forces in the occupied Palestinian Territories (including East Jerusalem) in the month of September, displacing 51 people- including 23 children- and affecting a further 79 people, including 54 children. In addition, two families from East Jerusalem self-demolished their homes. Inside Israel, in the Naqab desert, Israeli forces… Read more »

Time to Get involved! Visit Occupied Palestine & Israel 18-28 March 2019

Posted September 27, 2018, by & filed under Latest News, News.

ICAHD UK highly recommends participation in these unique issue-based study tours, so if you haven’t been, why not join the next study tour scheduled for March 2019! No amount of reading, attending lectures or watching films can convey a genuine understanding of the facts on the ground compared to being there. Political analysis will be… Read more »

Announced: Frankie Boyle for ICAHD UK’s Laughing For Palestine Fundraiser in Edinburgh Fringe 2018

Posted June 10, 2018, by & filed under Latest News, News.

Comedian Frankie Boyle will perform for ICAHD UK’s Buy-A-Brick fundraiser show at the Edinburgh Fringe. The show Laughing For Palestine will take place on Monday 13 August at 16:15 at the Ballroom of The Counting House under the auspices of the Free Festival. It will be MCed by ICAHD UK’s Director, comedian Daphna Baram. ICAHD… Read more »

ICAHD UK 2018 Conference: Towards one state, And Plans for an Active Autumn

Posted June 9, 2018, by & filed under Latest News, News.

ICAHD UK’s Conference 2018 took place at Amnesty UK’s International Human Rights Centre on 19th May, with an impressive attendance of 120 participants. It opened on a solemn note, commemorating the dead protesters in Gaza, shot by Israeli soldiers. ICAHD UK’S director, Daphna Baram, commented on the connection between the struggle against demolition and displacement,… Read more »