Linking together for human rights

Delighted to announce some of our upcoming exchanges

Summer school JPG

July will see the first exchange of our next Erasmus+ funded project, Ma’an-Together. Leaders from our partners in France and Palestine will join us in CADFA in the UK to train and prepare the project as a whole. This will be followed by a youth exchange for young people from all three countries in France (autumn 2017), one in Palestine (early 2018), one in the UK (summer 2018) and an … 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 →

Linking Together for Human Rights – Conference Sept 2016


The final conference of the 2-year Twinning in Action project took place on Saturday 17th. We’re very grateful to all those who gave their very best to make it a success. We had presentations from the links groups leaders who had spent the previous week reviewing the work of the last two years and working with local people to discuss and make plans for the next period. We had film … Read More →

Twinning in Action Palestinian leaders’ visit begins..

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After months of planning, twelve Palestinian leaders from the Twinning in Action project have left Abu Dis on their long journey first east (to Amman in Jordan) then west to London. We’ll see them here tomorrow, and then take them right away to a residential in the New Forest for evaluation and discussion about the previous stages of the visit. Londoners can see them from Tuesday in a number of … Read More →

Twinning in Action: updated summary


CADFA’s exciting Twinning in Action project continues with three more exchanges bringing people from Palestine and the UK together: women to Palestine this May, young people to Palestine in July and a big evaluation in the autumn including a CONFERENCE ON 17th September, which we hope you will join! We have just updated the project summary for the Women’s Handbook, including the new dates of the exchanges that have happened – … Read More →

Welcome to our new volunteers


Fayez and Suha from Palestine and Rabab from France arrived this week to begin their volunteering service/internship with Cadfa. The first week is a time to get to know London and induction to CADFA as an organisation – though Suha has already been involved with Cadfa exchanges to Palestine earlier this year and Fayez is from Abu Dis itself where his link to Dar Assadaqa (the centre that Cadfa supports there) goes … Read More →