Government Response to Demolitions

Posted November 19, 2020, by & filed under News.

UK Government Statement on the Demolition of Bedouin Village of Humsa Al-Baqai’a The Bedouin village of Humsa Al-Baqai’a housed 73 people, including 41 children, all of whom are now homeless. Published 6 November 2020 by the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office and the Rt Hon James Cleverly MP Following the demolition of Humsa Al- Baqai’a,… Read more »

ICAHD UK Annual Appeal – A Call For Your Support

Posted November 15, 2020, by & filed under News.

Dear friends, At a time when Covid-19 has been sweeping through Palestine, Israel’s response has been the outpouring of more brutality upon the Palestinian people. The highest number of demolitions were recorded since 2016 along with the single highest case of mass demolitions for the last ten years. ICAHD UK has worked hard to spread… Read more »

October 2020 Demolition and Displacement Report

Posted November 5, 2020, by & filed under News.

1 October 18 October 19 October 20 October 21 October 22 October 24 October 26 October 27 October 28 October Overall Notes: There are four categories of demolitions: Punitive demolitions: Houses demolished as punishment for the actions of people associated with the houses. Administrative demolitions: Houses demolished for lack of a building permit. This happens… Read more »

Why Address the NSPCC?

Posted November 4, 2020, by & filed under News.

We are asking the NPSCC to live up to its values by dropping JCB as a donor, taking a moral lead which can persuade JCB that servicing Israel’s home demolition policy is wrong. What are the NSPCC’s Values? All of the following  are quotations,  taken directly from the NSPCC website page “Living our Values” where… Read more »

The Effects of Home Demolitions

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Video evidence: We can judge for ourselxes the human impact. In all of the following JCB equipment is used, profiting the Bamford family and, via JCB donations, supporting the NSPCC. This is the short B’tselem video which we have given to NSPCC ( B’tselem is an Israeli Human Rights rganisation) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XVEDJKdxkGg&feature=emb_logo

Now Available: Recording of ICAHD UK Webinar: Resisting Israel’s Demolitions from Outside Palestine – Part 2 – 11 November 2020

Posted October 30, 2020, by & filed under News.

Hilary Smith – Sheffield PSC, Stop the Demolitions Tom Anderson – Shoal Collective/Corporate Watch, Stop the Demolitions Annie O’Gara – Sheffield PSC, Protecting Palestinian Families, Stop the JNF Sharen Green – Protecting Palestinian Families, ICAHD UK with Monica Wusteman – ICAHD UK   This ICAHD UK webinar built on the previous one, a recording of… Read more »

What are the Implications of Trump’s Deals for the Palestinians?

Posted October 29, 2020, by & filed under News.

Jeff Halper – 29 October 2020 As an Israeli, I should feel happy and more secure after Trump’s brokered “normalization” between Israel and the UAE, Bahrain and now Sudan. But his brand of transactional diplomacy leaves one feeling uncomfortable that such an achievement happened without resolving any of the underlying issues. Now all diplomacy is… Read more »

Major Charity Accepts Dirty Money

Posted October 13, 2020, by & filed under News.

A MAJOR children’s charity has accepted millions of pounds from a company under the spotlight for the destruction of Palestinian homes. The National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children has received £5 million from JCB which has been reported to the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development. It emerged yesterday that a UK… Read more »