Linking together for human rights

Events during the Palestinian youth workers’ visit

Our Palestinian visitors arrived on 21st May! Come and meet them. Events list here and more details below. What will I learn? About the situation in Palestine now – about the pressures on young Palestinians living under occupation – about youth work in Palestine – about our plans to run a youth visit from Palestine (you may want to be involved!) Sunday 22nd May 7pm Camden welcome meal  (for visit helpers & CADFA members) … Read More →

Help with Building Hope

Please donate here for the Building Hope project…  We have our groups, they are waiting for their visas, the dates are fixed, the events and arrangements going into place.  See the Getting Involved page for more details of the project, and Events for the many public events that are going to take place alongside the private visits to schools, youth clubs and other organisations. We are so excited about these … Read More →

How you can help now with Building Hope!

Many thanks to everyone helping to make the two summer visits from Palestine happen – Back in Action Youth Workers’ visit in May and Sonunu Youth visit in June-July. We now have our list of participants from each visit, our list of partners in both countries and a draft programme, day by day getting firmer. Many thanks for all the help with fundraising – we do need more – Here … Read More →

Building* Hope raffle prize list

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* Bringing Hope on the raffle tickets, Building Hope in the project name! No problem… same project! Please help us raise money for the youth visit from Palestine this summer! Tickets for the raffle are now on sale electronically from cafepalestina.co.uk as well as at Cafe Palestina HERE and at CADFA eventsfrom now to the end of the visits. The prizes will include 1st Prize – £150 voucher for Cafe Palestina … Read More →

A sad international women’s day

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It was a sad international women’s day event yesterday as the speakers from Abu Dis were talking on the day that a 14-year old,  Yamin Jaffal, had been buried; he was shot by an Israeli soldier two days ago in the middle of Abu Dis. We dedicated this evening to his mother. Fathea (pictured)  and Abeer told people that as a Palestinian woman you will be the wife or mother … Read More →

News from CADFA Sonunu project – meetings between young people in UK and Palestine

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The CADFA Sonunu project brings young people from the UK and Palestine together to share experiences, discuss human rights and work on small projects together. In the autumn term,  school and youth club groups in the two countries worked together on a calendar and several short films.  We are hoping to build on this now with work in the spring term leading to a conference on 26th March on Youth Links with Palestine, … Read More →