Linking together for human rights

CADFA stalls in North London

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CADFA volunteers have been working hard on CADFA stalls this week in North London. There’s lots of interest, both in the things we’re selling (products from Palestine) and in the issue of Palestine and human rights. If you’d like to help on one of our stalls (it’s fun!) or would like to buy Palestinian pottery – dolls – embroidery – olive oil and zaatar, do get in touch!

Newsletter from women’s links

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Cat keeping cool – pic by Helena (volunteer in Abu Dis last summer). Attached the women’s newsletter made by women from Palestine and the UK – issued by CADFA women’s links, who also welcome new members  for the new year.

International Youth Camp in Palestine

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At the end of November/ beginning of December, CADFA as a partner to the Higher Council of Youth and Sports helped to build an International Youth Camp in Palestine. Twenty-six CADFA visitors formed the UK part of the camp based in Jericho which totalled over 200; there were visitors from 17 countries as wide-apart as Argentina, India, South Africa, Finland, Canada, Sri Lanka and many more.  The group always remembered those who … Read More →

A year of action for a reason

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CADFA’s Annual Report 2015-16 shows a year full of activity, in Camden, in Abu Dis, in exchanges between Britain and Palestine; with women, with university students, with young people and others. It also discusses the human rights situation in Abu Dis and Palestine between April 2015 and March 2016 – All this action is for a reason: to raise awareness and work for human rights in Palestine. Linking together for human … Read More →

Teachers in Action – this time to Palestine

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Teachers in Action: press release 10th October 2016 Fourteen teachers from the UK are preparing now for an exciting journey to Palestine over the October half term. As part of an Erasmus + programme (EU funding), they will meet with Palestinian teachers, learn about schools and schooling in Palestine and work to strengthen links between young people and schools on both sides. One of CADFA’s most exciting projects to­­ date, … Read More →

Support our crowdfunder: A Voice for Young Palestinians

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We are seeking to give a jump-start to the human rights media work with young people and women at Dar Assadaqa, Abu Dis.  Young people in Abu Dis live between the Israeli Separation Wall, checkpoints, settlements and the Israeli military camp. Many have had their education disrupted through time in Israeli jails. This project will provide training, support and resources to improve the skills and confidence of young people in … Read More →