We’re very much looking forward to the next CADFA women’s visit from Palestine to the UK which will be happening in March. Our visitors are professional women from Palestine – teachers, a town planner, the Director of the Saraya Centre in the Old City in Jerusalem. The visitors will have a lot to say about their lives as women, workers and mothers and the situation facing their children in Palestine. Come and join … Read More →
CADFA were very shocked to have our International Women’s Day room booking cancelled by Kentish Town Community Centre. They (note, not Camden Council) decided that there was a potential problem with one of our speakers – Baroness Jenny Tonge – who is a peer of the realm, already has a platform in the House of Lords! and who had been cleared by a House committee of a smear that had … Read More →
CADFA has organised a women’s exchange between the UK and Palestine every year since 2006. This year, the exchange was to Palestine. In the past few years, the visits have involved young women under 30, but this year we took a mixed-age group to meet women younger and older and from all walks of life. A wonderful visit – as usual, shocking and inspiring. A fuller report follows in English, … Read More →
Today is CADFA’s international women’s day celebration in London! (In Palestine, CADFA will also take part in an International Women’s Day celebration with Dar Assadaqa and the Gender Studies Centre at the Al Quds University) We’re very much looking forward to celebrating with Palestinian food, international music and dabkeh dance from Palestine as well as speakers from the UK (Baroness Jenny Tonge) and Palestine (Shahd Abusalama from Gaza and – … Read More →
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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 →