Book review by Diana Neslen

Posted October 25, 2016, 2:19 pm by & filed under General.

Israel and South Africa: The Many Faces of Apartheid Edited by Ilan Pappe Reviewed by Diana Neslen This is a book for all those wishing to advance their knowledge of the nature of apartheid and colonialism in the 21st Century and above all it is a valuable compendium of arguments against those who, in spite… Read more »

Jerusalem amidst escalating violence

Posted September 14, 2016, 9:41 pm by & filed under Opinion, Personal Experiences, Study Tour Reports.

  – As partners of the Kairos Britain initiative, we wanted to highlight this years’ World Week for Peace in Palestine and Israel (18th – 24th September 2016) by encouraging our members in the Christian faith communities to share their experiences with you. Tom and Gill reflect on their experience of the holy city of Jerusalem during… Read more »

Supporting ICAHD in the Methodist Church

Posted , 6:10 pm by & filed under Culture, Personal Experiences, Study Tour Reports, UK Specific.

– As partners of the Kairos Britain initiative, we wanted to highlight this years’ World Week for Peace in Palestine and Israel (18th – 24th September 2016) by encouraging our members in the Christian faith communities to share their experiences with you. Stephen reflects on how the work of ICAHD has informed the Methodist support for Palestine… … Read more »

Where are we headed in Israel/Palestine? ICAHD UK Conference 2016

Posted February 1, 2016, 8:08 pm by & filed under Events, UK Specific, UK Specific.

– 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 »

Report of the Summer Rebuilding Camp 2015

Posted , 6:40 pm 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 »

ICAHD’s political study tour – Autumn 2015

Posted December 11, 2015, 10:33 am by & filed under General, Separation Wall, Study Tour Reports.

  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 »

First time at ICAHD’s Rebuilding Camp

Posted August 4, 2015, 11:27 am by & filed under House Rebuilding, Opinion, Personal Experiences, Summer Camps.

Reflections from one of the participants who joined ICAHD’s 13th annual rebuilding camp: Despite not being completely new to travelling or experiencing different cultures, the two weeks I spent at ICAHD’s summer rebuilding camp offered encounters I couldn’t have imagined and that would never have happened had I been travelling to that area on my… Read more »

Maan News cover the 2015 Rebuilding Camp

Posted August 3, 2015, 12:00 pm by & filed under House Rebuilding, ICAHD in the News, Summer Camps.

In the northeastern corner of the Palestinian village of Anata, between the separation wall and Israel’s illegal settlement of Pisgat Ze’ev, a crowd of about a hundred people has gathered for a celebration. On a small stage, a group of twenty foreign activists claps and sings about rebuilding and resistance. At the end of the… Read more »

ICAHD Rebuild final day and closing ceremony

Posted August 2, 2015, 10:02 pm by & filed under House Rebuilding, Summer Camps.

Jeff Halper, ICAHD’s Director, reflects on the final day of ICAHD’s annual rebuilding camp for internationals: The ICAHD Rebuilding Camp is completed! Two weeks of building in 40 degree (104 F) heat, 20 international activists bolstered by their Palestinian and Israeli compatriots and a wonderful, professional Palestinian team of builders led by Salim and Riad,… Read more »

Rebuilding Camp 2015 – Hebron and Deheisheh

Posted July 31, 2015, 1:38 pm by & filed under House Rebuilding, Settlements, Summer Camps.

  ICAHD rebuilding camp participants visited Susiya, the village in the South Hebron Hills threatened with demolitions. Photos of the visit will follow and for now here are reflections from Jeff Halper.   On Friday the ICAHD rebuilding camp participants embarked on a study tour of the southern West Bank. Our first stop was Susya,… Read more »