December 2018 Demolition and Displacement Report

Posted January 3, 2019, by & filed under House Demolitions, 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 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 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 »

The Degrading of Palestinian Life

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Comments by two recent study tour participants and new features included in the March 2019 study tour The Separation Wall that snakes through Bethlehem When retired Tribunal Judge Penny Wood applied to participate in the November 2018 Study Tour to Palestine/Israel, she wrote that she wanted to go to that part of the world because… Read more »

Demolition and Displacement report: November 2018

Posted December 4, 2018, by & filed under News.

At least 63 structures were demolished in the occupied Palestinian Territories (including East Jerusalem) by Israeli forces, during the month of November, displacing at least 42 people- including 19 children- and affecting a further 687 people, including 196 children. Inside Israel, in the Naqab desert, Israeli forces demolished the unrecognised Bedouin village al-Aragib for the… Read more »

Join the ICAHD Recommended March 2019 Tour

Posted November 28, 2018, by & filed under News.

A few spaces are still left for the ICAHD-recommended extended study tour of Israel and Palestine. The 2019 dates for the spring extended study tour are 18 – 28 March. This study tour is grounded in ICAHD analysis and offers unique time with Dr Jeff Halper, ICAHD’s Founder, who sets the scene by describing the current… Read more »

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

Posted November 12, 2018, by & filed under Events, 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 »