Linking together for human rights

Hearing about CADFA visits to Palestine

Join us on Thursday 18th (6.30 pm food available, 7.30 talks) to hear from recent CADFA visitors to Palestine about their experience.  They will show pictures and be available for questions and answers. We hope this will encourage you to visit Palestine if you have not been before. The feedback from these well-run visit is excellent, and we have the following coming up this year… A GENERAL visit in June … Read More →

Football 4 Freedom

CADFA are working now to raise the money for a Palestinian girls’ football visit to the UK – we hope in October 2019. The Abu Dis girls’ football club started about three years ago, and since that time we have wanted to reinforce the links there are with Abu Dis by bringing girls over here to play football with girls from Camden. It has been a long time coming but we … Read More →

“Brilliant, a lot of lessons and knowledge learnt with some difficult truths.”

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We keep going with these visits because they are greated so strongly by the people who take part. This title is part of one of the evaluations from our recent CADFA visit to Palestine – as usual on our visits, the participants were all very enthusiastic about the organisation, the people met, and the experience – but very sad to find out about the situation in Palestine.  The picture is the group photographed … Read More →

Meetings with Jerusalem women

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We were very happy to welcome Ruba Imam and Hiyam Elayyan to London on CADFA’s 2019 women’s visit from Palestine.  We’re proud to say that we have had women’s visits between the two countries every March since 2006 so this was the fourteenth! And it was a very useful visit, including meetings with many organisations and public events in north, south, east and west London as well as Northampton and … Read More →

We are human too – short report from the Ma’an Project

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Please find here a short report from the Ma’an-Together project [2017-18]:  “The project focused attention not just on Palestine but on experiences of racism, colonialism, apartheid and the pressures on young people across the world… The project brought young people from the UK, France and Palestine to share experiences, look at what is going on in their countries and raise their voices against discrimination and for human rights for everybody…..They … Read More →

Letter to our local paper…

Dear CNJ Some of your readers will know that CADFA (Camden-Abu Dis Friendship Association) has organised women’s exchanges between Camden and Palestine every year since 2006. This year’s visit runs between 22nd March and 1st April and we think that your readers may be interested to come along and meet them. CADFA often hosts visitors from Palestine: school children, students, women, musicians and others. For the past ten years these have very … Read More →