Linking together for human rights

Spotlight on human rights in Palestine: PROGRAMME

CNJ adThe human rights situation is so serious in Palestine that we have decided this year not just to hold an event on Human Rights Day (10th December) but to work with a number of partner groups and hold events that each focus on a different human right that is systematically denied to Palestinians. There will be in-person events, Zoom events, street events and a final Zoom event on 12th December which focuses on actions to promote human rights, to which we will be inviting speakers from a number of organisations and having an open discussion.  Special meal on Human Rights Day itself,. On 10th December, we are delighted to host Dr Abdifattah Abusrour from the Arrowwad Centre in Aida Camp, Bethlehem, at a Cafe Palestina supperclub, and we invite you to join us – please book in.

Spotlight on Human Rights in Palestine – Updated 24th Nov 2021 
DATE Place and Partner Details of live event Human right discussed Zoom content Zoom link
Weds 1st December 6.30 / 7pm Camden: CADFA with Café Palestina Event at Café Palestina starts at 6.30 pm. Speakers, exhibition, discussion, foodPlease register here to join Right to life and security of person Speaker from Defence for Children International (Palestinian NGO) /dangers to young peopleFilm: Another Life LostFamily members and  young people tell their own stories LINK
Thurs 2nd 7pm Waltham Forest With WFPSC   Right to family life Film : Great Wall of PalestineSpeaker: Dr Munir Nusseibeh, Al Quds University Centre for Community work /Jerusalem residency,People from divided families tell their own stories LINK
Sat 4th 6/ 7pm Presteigne With Radnor Palestine Links Event at Presteigne Assembly Rooms starts 6pm, includes exhibition, speakers from UK and Palestine and food Right to leave your country and return to it Film: On Nakbeh (being confirmed)Speaker: Amjad Arrifai from New Askar Camp / 1948Speaker: Dr Fadwa Allabadi/1967People from refugee families tell their stories LINK
Sun 5th 7pm With Olive Harvest Trust   Right to education   Speaker: a teacher from Assawiya school/ aggression from settlers and the armyFilm: Olive Harvest Trust film about Burin schoolSpeaker: The headteacher from Uref schoolStudents from Al Quds University talk about their school and university experience. LINK
Weds 8th7pm BedfordZoom onlyWith Bedford- Al Walaja   Right NOT to have your property arbitrarily removed Speakers from Al Walajeh/ land being takenSpeaker: Amani Odeh from Silwan, Jerusalem/ houses being taken LINK
Thurs 9th 3.30pm School event (Sonunu project)   Human rights films & presentations by students By schools and youth clubs involved in the CADFA Sonunu project*Please do write to us if you/ your school would like to join the Sonunu project* This event isby invitation only –
Thurs 9th 7pm NorthamptonWith Northampton – Al Bireh Palestine Friendship Association   Right to a fair trial Speaker from Addameer (Palestinian Human Rights Organisation) / administrative detentionSpeaker: an ex-child prisoner LINK
Fri 10th 7pm  Café Palestina, Camden Book in via Special event for Human Rights Day Meal with Dr Abdifattah Abusrour from Arrowwad Centre, Aida Camp
Sat  11th times vary Camden 11am / Llanidloes/ Bedford / NorthamptonOthers  tbc Ask for information Human Rights Day Street activity
Sat 11th  

Zoom at 6.30

CornwallWith friends of CADFA, Cornwall Venue tbc  Human rights and the environment Film: the right to waterSpeaker: Prof Mazin Qumsiyeh, Palestinian Museum of Natural History LINK
Sat 11th   

Zoom at 7.30

PendleWith Pendle-Beit Leed Venue tbc Right to free movement around your country Films: Great Wall of Abu DisI want to see the FootballWalking the Ghetto WallsBirth behind the WallImagine

Input and film from young people in Pendle and Beit Leed




Sun 12th 2-3pm 3.30-4pm





Spotlight on Human Rights in Palestine – Zoom Conference   part 1 Human rights, equality and apartheid Being planned – look out for good speaker! LINK
part 2 Threats to Palestinian human rights organisations Speaker from Defence for Children International
part 3 ACTION FOR HUMAN RIGHTSWhat can we do?  CADFA and  other human rights organisations (being confirmed) – and discussion

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