Palestinian, French and UK youth leaders currently doing training together in Knighton (for a series of youth exchanges).
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
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 →
CADFA volunteers have been working hard on CADFA stalls this week in North London. There’s lots of interest, both in the things we’re selling (products from Palestine) and in the issue of Palestine and human rights. If you’d like to help on one of our stalls (it’s fun!) or would like to buy Palestinian pottery – dolls – embroidery – olive oil and zaatar, do get in touch!
At the end of November/ beginning of December, CADFA as a partner to the Higher Council of Youth and Sports helped to build an International Youth Camp in Palestine. Twenty-six CADFA visitors formed the UK part of the camp based in Jericho which totalled over 200; there were visitors from 17 countries as wide-apart as Argentina, India, South Africa, Finland, Canada, Sri Lanka and many more. The group always remembered those who … Read More →
We are seeking to give a jump-start to the human rights media work with young people and women at Dar Assadaqa, Abu Dis. Young people in Abu Dis live between the Israeli Separation Wall, checkpoints, settlements and the Israeli military camp. Many have had their education disrupted through time in Israeli jails. This project will provide training, support and resources to improve the skills and confidence of young people in … Read More →