Linking together for human rights

Ma’an project public events

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The first exchange of the Ma’an- Together project, a leaders’ training exchange that was held in June-July 2 017, also gave us the opportunity to meet local people in Llanidloes, Knighton and Camden. Our visitors from France and Palestine as well as the people from CADFA  discussed the situation of young people in their own countries. Issues of discrimination in Europe were discussed as well as human rights in Palestine. We … Read More →

The Ma’an project begins

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The Ma’an project began with a residential for leaders from France, the UK and Palestine, in Knighton, on the borders of England and Wales. It was a very long drive for the group from the airport, but good to find a lovely welcome from kind local people  (here, Chris and her mum) who had cooked a delicious meal. More about the progress of the Ma’an project on the blog, here

Delighted to announce some of our upcoming exchanges

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July will see the first exchange of our next Erasmus+ funded project, Ma’an-Together. Leaders from our partners in France and Palestine will join us in CADFA in the UK to train and prepare the project as a whole. This will be followed by a youth exchange for young people from all three countries in France (autumn 2017), one in Palestine (early 2018), one in the UK (summer 2018) and an … Read More →

Report from the Twinning in Action project

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Twinning in Action was a very special CADFA project funded by Erasmus + (European Union) and the fund-raising efforts of CADFA’s members and supporters. It ran between September 2014 and September 2016, and included three UK-Palestinian youth workers’ training exchanges and six youth exchanges for young people from Palestine and the UK (women, university students, school-age young people).   SEE THE REPORT HERE CADFA brings people together to promote human rights … Read More →

Linking Together for Human Rights – Conference Sept 2016

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The final conference of the 2-year Twinning in Action project took place on Saturday 17th. We’re very grateful to all those who gave their very best to make it a success. We had presentations from the links groups leaders who had spent the previous week reviewing the work of the last two years and working with local people to discuss and make plans for the next period. We had film … Read More →

Twinning in Action Palestinian leaders’ visit begins..

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After months of planning, twelve Palestinian leaders from the Twinning in Action project have left Abu Dis on their long journey first east (to Amman in Jordan) then west to London. We’ll see them here tomorrow, and then take them right away to a residential in the New Forest for evaluation and discussion about the previous stages of the visit. Londoners can see them from Tuesday in a number of … Read More →