Linking together for human rights

CADFA Human Rights festival

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Around Human Rights Day last week, we wrote various letters to papers (this is one) and held three events on Zoom. PALESTINE FOR BEGINNERS invited people who knew little about Palestine – PLACES IN PALESTINE included friends from across Palestine in a really moving event – and PICTURES FROM PALESTINE was a virtual exhibition and talk by Sarah Saunders – All really strong events and many thanks both to contributors … Read More →

Currently happening in CADFA…

Dalia speaking

Please find here information about upcoming events, visits and activities in CADFA – we welcome your involvement. CADFA notices 15th Sept 2020 The photo here shows a Palestinian woman visitor to the UK reading a poem – Do join us for our next women’s meeting next week, and more.

Miral Ayyad and Mazaj band

ميرال

Thank you so much to Miral Ayyad and Mazaj band for helping CADFA and the Maqassed Clinic Abu Dis in a wonderful fundraising concert on Zoom last Saturday – It was memorable and we are very grateful. The Maqassed Health Centre are under financial pressure as is CADFA at this difficult time, and we would be grateful for further donations that can be sent in (and will be divided between … Read More →

Demos against annexation.

مظاهرات

CADFA and friends did socially-distanced demos in 18 places across the country – just some of the pictures are here. This was on 1st July, the date given by Israel for annexation of the Jordan Valley and ‘areas C’ – but this did not in fact go ahead. The land takeover did take place, years ago, but perhaps the world has so far not been ready for the formal takeover … Read More →

Palestine for Beginners

During the time of lock down because of Corona, CADFA has made a programme of Zoom events, workshops and meetings. Lots of exciting things are happening including people from both countries working together and we encourage you to join us! Yesterday was our second online “Palestine for Beginners” session, and again it went down very well. Feedback has included… “A really useful teaching session…” “I liked the resources and the description … Read More →

Pushed from place to place with no respect

workers day

Please read here the main points in  talks by Palestinian speakers, describing the big changes in the labour market for Palestinians and the way they are abused under a system of apartheid that gives them no proper rights as workers or respect as human beings. A big thank you to all the speakers and those who came to our Zoom event for International Workers’ Day on 1st May 2020. Calling on all trade unionists … Read More →