ICAHD UK Member’s Dinner – Friday 10 May 2019

Posted February 22, 2019, by & filed under House Demolitions, News.

Friday 10 May 2019   18.00-21.30 The Savannah Restaurant, The Wesley Hotel 81-103 Euston St, London NW1 2EZ On the eve of our annual conference ICAHD UK is delighted to gather our members for our traditionally less formal evening of networking in the light-atmosphere of our dinner party. This year’s dinner will be held at the… Read more »

The ICAHD UK National Conference 2019

Posted February 21, 2019, by & filed under News.

Click here to Book Before 31 March and get a £5 Reduction in Conference fees Breaking the Wall – How To Bring About Change in Palestine Activism and Solidarity, a Political Programme, or both? Saturday 11 May 2019 from 11.30am to 5.00pm (doors open 10.00am; AGM 10.15-11.15) The Amnesty International Human Rights Centre, New Inn… Read more »

Demolitions and Displacement Report: January 2019

Posted February 6, 2019, by & filed under House Demolitions, News.

During January 2019, at least 39 structures were demolished in the occupied Palestinian Territories (including East Jerusalem) by Israeli forces, displacing at least 44 people- including 18 children- and affecting a further 181 people, including 107 children (according to OCHA oPT). In the Naqab desert, southern Israel, the unrecognised Bedouin village al-ʿArāgīb,, was demolished for… Read more »

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

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

Hebron – walking through the Old City Next ICAHD-recommended Study Tour: 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 recommend these… Read more »

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 »