Linking together for human rights

Palestinian Voices Matter

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We were proud to have young people from Palestine visit with the girls’ football visit last November/ December,  taking with them to many schools, tournaments and activities of all sorts both happy things (smiles, football) and more seriously a knowledge of the human rights violations they suffer under the Israeli occupation. One of the distinctive parts of CADFA’s work is to create links between people in the UK and in Palestine so … Read More →

Students’ visit to the UK!

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CADFA now has dates for the next Palestinian university students’ visit to the UK – end of Jan to early February. We’re working with students and others in the UK and our friends in the Bedford-Al Walaja group and looking forward to another exciting student exchange. Here is a short film made by students in both countries attached to a crowdfunder: https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/students-together If you are from a university in the … Read More →

CADFA Palestinian students’ visit to the UK

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WELL DONE to the students  from different universities who have been working to raise money  towards the next CADFA Palestinian students’ visit to the UK. Here is a picture of students from Hull… a poster from Westminster University… and the next event will be in Cambridge. So also WELL DONE to our volunteer Yacine for working with student groups in lots of universities and making sure this project to is going to … Read More →

Abu Dis students seeking links with Camden students…

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From a students’ group at Dar Assadaqa, Abu Dis (translated from the Arabic) (from the CADFA student blog) We are university students from Al Quds University have just joined the twinning club at Dar Assadaqa. We live in a very difficult situation and we don’t think can be the same situation in universities in other countries. We think it must be difficult to imagine the situation the Israeli occupation are … Read More →

Palestine Summer School begins

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We were very glad to hear that the visitors from the UK travelling to Palestine had an easier time than usual at the notorious Tel Aviv airport – Unlike our recent groups who had very lengthy waits, this time it was half an hour only, and they were through and off on their way to Abu Dis, where  they are being hosted in a project jointly run by CADFA and … 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 →