Posted March 5, 2016, by & filed under Personal Experiences, Study Tour Reports .

– Muntaha Saad (bottom right) with her husband and three of her children, taken during the November 2015 study tour. For International Women’s Day 2016, we invited previous ICAHD study tour participants to reflect on Palestinian (and in one case Israeli) women who have left an impression on them.   These women are forced to start again somehow… I… Read more »

Posted February 1, 2016, by & filed under House Demolitions, House Demolitions, House Rebuilding, Opinion, Summer Camps, Uncategorized .

Arriving in Jerusalem to join the 2015 ICAHD Summer Rebuilding Camp was an experience I shall not forget. I travelled with some hazy notions from my father who served in Palestine after the 2nd world war, and from my Grandmother who visited as part of a church group in 1966 plus some academic ideas from… Read more »

Posted , by & filed under Beduin, Don't Say You Did Not Know, House Demolitions .

– Image credit : MAP In a familiar story, the Bedouin village of Abu Nuwar have had their homes, structures and toilets demolished this January, then their replacement donated tents have since been routinely and arbitrarily confiscated through ongoing harassment by the IDF. During this time Bedouin crops have also been obliterated by government representatives… Read more »

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– Salma Karmi Ayyoub, Khalil AlAmour, Jeff Halper, & Anthony Lerman speaking at our 2015 annual conference. ICAHD 2016 AGM and Conference – Where are we headed in Israel/Palestine? DOWNLOAD THE FLYER HERE    After Israel destroyed the two-state solution what remains is unadulterated apartheid: Israeli Jews ruling over an entire Palestinian people with no national or… Read more »

Posted , by & filed under House Demolitions, House Rebuilding, Opinion, Rebuilding Demolished Homes, Summer Camps .

– The former Fhadad family home, only partially rebuilt after being self-demolished. This house rebuilding project, the 12th such camp carried out by ICAHD, ran from July 19th – August 3rd 2015. Twenty international volunteers from Finland, USA, Germany, UK, Australia supported by Palestinian and Israeli activists with a Palestinian team of professional builders, created… Read more »

Posted January 18, 2016, by & filed under Beduin, Personal Experiences, Study Tour Reports .

January 18th, 2016 – Martin Luther King Jr. day On a recent 11-day tour of Israel and the West Bank, under the aegis of ICAHD, many instances of the worsening situation for Palestinians were witnessed. People who had visited the region before said they had never seen the Palestinians so despondent. The impunity with which… Read more »

Posted December 11, 2015, by & filed under Separation Wall, Study Tour Reports, Uncategorized .

  UK delegates joined what is the longest-standing political study tour offered of I/P   “This study tour, composed largely of close encounters with Israelis and Palestinians, penetrates the surface of Israel/Palestine, revealing realities ignored by the mainstream media. Participating in it has been one of the most valuable experiences of my 71 years,” so… Read more »

Posted December 7, 2015, by & filed under House Demolitions, House Demolitions, Israeli Military Actions, Personal Experiences, Uncategorized .

On 12th November, the family home of Ragheb ‘Oleiwy was demolished in Nablus, in one of the first demolitions using explosives rather than the more time and cost-intensive use of bulldozers. Ragheb, an engineer, was accused of killing two settlers on the road from Beit Forik near Nablus at the start of October 2015. He… Read more »

Posted September 27, 2015, by & filed under Events, Press Release, UK Specific .

‘War Against the People: Israel, the Palestinians and Global Pacification’ – By Jeff Halper, released September 2015 by Pluto Books. Following the sold out previews at Greenbelt festival this summer, we are delighted to announce Jeff Halper’s official book launch and UK tour. Jeff’s tour will take him to 14 cities, and we hope there is one… Read more »

Posted September 18, 2015, by & filed under Events, Personal Experiences, Sponsored Walk, UK Specific .

  Two reflections from participants who joined our April Sponsored walk:   On 18th April ICAHD UK organised a hugely successful (and over-subscribed!) fund-raising walk through the Jewish East End led by tour guide David Rosenberg, author of ‘Battle for the East End’ and more recently, ‘Rebel Footprints.’ As a Jewish East Ender myself, I… Read more »