Demolitions news, Feb 2017

Posted March 3, 2017, by & filed under Latest News, News, Uncategorized.

Demolitions News, February 2017 – Palestinian Bedouin children are seen in the Khan Al-Ahmar encampment in the central West Bank. The Israeli Civil Administration distributed demolition orders to this village at the end of February 2017.  Over the years ICAHD has highlighted the situation in Khan Al Ahmar and has taken many delegations to stand in solidarity with… Read more »

ICAHD UK Director – Person Specification

Posted February 5, 2017, by & filed under Uncategorized.

ICAHD UK DIRECTOR PERSON SPECIFICATION Leadership and management experience Knowledge of Israel’s history and the Occupation, and the work of the Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions (its activity on the ground and the analysis of Jeff Halper). Knowledge of campaigns in the UK in support of human rights for the Palestinian people. Experience of witnessing… Read more »

ICAHD Director – Job Description

Posted February 2, 2017, by & filed under Uncategorized.

DIRECTOR – ICAHD UK ICAHD UK continues the work of the Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions (ICAHD), which was registered in Jerusalem from 1997 to 2016 and now operates as a grassroots group. ICAHD UK is a membership organisation that is open to all concerned with respect of human rights and international law. It provides… Read more »

Reflections on ICAHD UK’s ‘Anti-Fascist Footprints’ Walk

Posted November 17, 2016, by & filed under Uncategorized.

THE BATTLE OF CABLE STREET Reflections from Anne Jones after participating in David Rosenberg’s ‘Anti-Fascist Footprints’ walking tour for ICAHD UK in October 2016 David Rosenberg’s talk as we walked around London’s East One was, as ever, packed with information as well as entertaining. Did you know, for example, that ‘Whitechapel’ has this name because… Read more »

Book review by Diana Neslen

Posted October 25, 2016, by & filed under Uncategorized.

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 »

Jeff Halper US speaking tour

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26-30 Oct 2016, Minnesota: Jeff Halper, ICAHD’s co-founder, will discuss his latest book, ‘War Against the People: Israel, the Palestinians and Global Pacification’ in 4 different venues. See the attached flier for more information.  

Reflections on the ICAHD Summer Rebuilding Camp 2015

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

Participants from the ICAHD rebuilding camp for internationals

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 »

ICAHD’s political study tour – Autumn 2015

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 »

A British Volunteer with Project Hope Tells the Story of a Recent Punitive Demolition in Nablus

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 »