Category: Events / Programs

This gives information about Halifax Friends of Palestine events and programs

Save Tel Rumeida in Hebron! 🗓 🗺

Arwa and her mother Freya Aby Heykal in front of a bulldozer destroying the walls of their orchard On Saturday 10th December 2016 – UN International Human Rights Day – please join with Halifax Friends of Palestine in a vigil at 12 noon outside Halifax Central Library, in solidarity with the embattled Palestinian people of […]

European License For Israeli Torture: The EU-Israel LAW TRAIN Joint Project

New concerns arise as the EU-Israel partnership through the LAWTRAIN Project in the framework of the EU HORIZON 2020 was discovered. The project is meant to unify the methodology for interrogation among Israeli and EU police forces and is a de facto normalisation of Israel’s most cruel practices, including physical and psychological torture, ill-treatment, arbitrary […]

NAKBA, Week of Action 7/5/2016 – 15/5/2016 🗓

Palestine Solidarity Campaign is organising a week of activities commemorating the Nakba, from Saturday 7th May to Sunday 15th May.   Our aim is to build a wide range of alliances and to create a nation-wide series of events and inspiring actions that will engage the British public, on both a local and national level, […]

Palestine Marathon & Half Marathon 2016 🗓

“Everyone has the right to freedom of movement” As part of raising awareness of the right to movement approach I ran a half marathon in Bethlehem earlier this year to raise monies for two charities- Medical Aid for Palestinians (MAP) and the Amos Trust. Thanks to those people who donated so far, I just need a bit […]

The West Bank: bearing witness 🗓 🗺

Nell Griffiths and Ros Walters, two Colne Valley residents, have just returned from Palestine where they have been visiting the West Bank.They’ll be talking about their experiences at the Red & Green Club at 7.30pm onThursday 12 NovemberALL WELCOME Please circulate this information to people you think might be interested tohear these first-hand accounts of the current situation […]

Silent Voices Exhibition 🗓 🗺

If you put a camera in the hands of children in Palestine, and invite them to show people what their lives are like, what happens? In this project initiated by Liverpool Friends of Palestine, the children of Bil’in speak for themselves and show images of their own lives. The Trades Club will be showing the […]