Linking together for human rights

Ma’an project – announcing the exchange to Palestine.

We are looking forward to the next exchange from the Ma’an-Together project, which is being run with our partners Dar Assadaqa in Palestine and our new French partner De L’Autre Cote.   We have had to change the date to April to fit with the needs of our new partner, which means that some of the young people who had hoped to go in March will not be able to go. This opens … Read More →

CADFA young people planning for Human Rights Day

UK young people from the #CADFA Ma’an project met again today to plan the special day on Sunday 10th December – Human Rights Day – which they’re calling Palestime: Time for Human Rights. Keep the afternoon free and join us that day at Cafe Palestina!

Children’s summer camp at Dar Assadaqa

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The 12th CADFA/Assadaqa summer camp in Abu Dis took place between 25th July and 18th August with the help of volunteers from London. It was particularly important this year for young people in Abu Dis to have  a break from the tension of a town where two young people had just been killed – and their families and the whole community were grieving. The young people very much enjoyed craft … 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

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 →