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Groundbreaking statement by 200 European Legal Scholars Upholds the Right to BDS for Palestinian Rights

Thu, 12/08/2016 - 14:32
Groundbreaking statement by 200 European Legal Scholars Upholds the Right to BDS for Palestinian RightsBNC StatementPalestinians welcome statement as “a major blow to Israel’s repressive legal war” on the BDS movement:  
  • Renowned legal scholars and lawyers from 15 European countries consider BDS as “a lawful exercise of freedom of expression”
  • Palestinian BDS human rights defenders welcome the statement as a “defining moment” in asserting their right to boycott Israel to realize Palestinian rights
Right To BoycottDecember 8, 2016 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC)

Italian: Statement by European Legal Scholars Defending the Right to Support BDS for Palestinian Rights

Thu, 12/08/2016 - 14:20
Italian: Statement by European Legal Scholars Defending the Right to Support BDS for Palestinian Rights Open Letter

DICHIARAZIONE DA PARTE DI GIURISTI CONTRO LE MISURE ADOTTATE DA ALCUNI GOVERNI PER METTERE FUORI LEGGE IL MOVIMENTO DI BOICOTTAGGIO, DISINVESTIMENTO E SANZIONI (BDS) IN FAVORE DEI DIRITTI U

Right To BoycottDecember 8, 2016 By:  Various

Spanish: Statement by European Legal Scholars Defending the Right to Support BDS for Palestinian Rights

Thu, 12/08/2016 - 14:16
Spanish: Statement by European Legal Scholars Defending the Right to Support BDS for Palestinian Rights Open Letter

DECLARACIÓN DE JURISTAS, ACADÉMICOS/AS Y EXPERTOS/AS LEGALES CONTRA LAS MEDIDAS ADOPTADAS POR ALGUNOS GOBIERNOS PARA PROHIBIR EL MOVIMIENTO DE BOICOT, DESINVERSIONES Y SANCIONES (BDS) PARA LOS DERE

Right To BoycottDecember 8, 2016 By:  Various

Dutch: Statement by European Legal Scholars Defending the Right to Support BDS for Palestinian Rights

Thu, 12/08/2016 - 14:14
Dutch: Statement by European Legal Scholars Defending the Right to Support BDS for Palestinian Rights Open Letter

Verklaring  van juristen tegen maatregelen van sommige regeringen om de BDS-beweging voor Palestijnse mensenrechten te verbieden

Right To BoycottDecember 8, 2016 By:  Various

German: Statement by legal scholars against criminalization of BDS for Palestinian human rights

Thu, 12/08/2016 - 14:12
German: Statement by legal scholars against criminalization of BDS for Palestinian human rightsOpen Letter

ERKLÄRUNG VON RECHTSGELEHRTEN GEGEN MASSNAHMEN, DIE VON EINIGEN REGIERUNGEN ERGRIFFEN WURDEN UM DIE BDS-BEWEGUNG (BOYKOTT, DESINVESTITION UND SANKTIONEN) FÜR MENSCHENRECHTE DER PALÄSTINENSER ZU ÄCH

Right To BoycottDecember 8, 2016 By:  Various

Statement by European Legal Scholars Defending the Right to Support BDS for Palestinian Rights

Thu, 12/08/2016 - 14:07
Statement by European Legal Scholars Defending the Right to Support BDS for Palestinian RightsOpen Letter

STATEMENT BY LEGAL SCHOLARS AGAINST MEASURES ADOPTED BY CERTAIN GOVERNMENTS TO OUTLAW THE BOYCOTT, DIVESTMENT AND SANCTIONS (BDS) MOVEMENT FOR PALESTINIAN HUMAN RIGHTS

Right To BoycottDecember 8, 2016 By:  Various

Email: MPPs must vote down motion censuring BDS to protect free speech

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 16:06
Email: MPPs must vote down motion censuring BDS to protect free speechIn the NewsRight To Boycott

The OCLA sent the following email this evening to Members of Provincial Parliament (MPPs) of Ontario

November 30, 2016 By:  OCLA

How EU secretly embraced Israeli ministry in East Jerusalem

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 16:02
How EU secretly embraced Israeli ministry in East JerusalemIn the NewsSanctions and governments

European Union representatives secretly decided to cooperate with an Israeli ministry based in occupied East Jerusalem, it has been revealed.

December 23, 2016 By:  David Cronin at Electronic Intifada

Investigate Persecution Arising out of Ongoing Gaza Closure, Palestinian Human Rights Organizations Urge ICC Prosecutor

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 16:01
Investigate Persecution Arising out of Ongoing Gaza Closure, Palestinian Human Rights Organizations Urge ICC ProsecutorIn the NewsSanctions and governments

Palestinian human rights groups are urging the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) to examine the Israeli closure of the Gaza Strip

November 22, 2016 By:  Al Haq

Protests against HP’s complicity in Israeli occupation

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 16:01
Protests against HP’s complicity in Israeli occupationIn the NewsEconomic BoycottBoycott HPGlobal BDS Week of Action Against HP

Global activists will launch on Friday a week of action targeting what they describe as Hewlett-Packard’s “complicity in Israeli occupat

November 23, 2016 By:  Middle East Monitor

Measures to pressure the government of Israel to preserve the two-state solution: addendum to current Middle East policy

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 16:00
Measures to pressure the government of Israel to preserve the two-state solution: addendum to current Middle East policyIn the NewsSanctions and governments

The Green Party of Canada endorse the recognition of a Palestinian right to statehood within the internationally recognized borders as described in United Nations Security Council Resolution 242

December 2, 2016 By:  Green Party of Canada

UN World Food Program in Jordan drops its contracts with G4S

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 15:10
UN World Food Program in Jordan drops its contracts with G4SUpdateStop G4S
  • 4 out of 6 UN agencies in Jordan drop their contracts with G4S.
  • News comes as G4S announces sale of £88m of its investment in Israel.
December 6, 2016 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee

Palestinian appeal to Tshwane University of Technology not to collaborate with Israeli oppression

Mon, 12/05/2016 - 12:01
Palestinian appeal to Tshwane University of Technology not to collaborate with Israeli oppressionPACBI StatementAcademic Boycott

 

Occupied Palestine
October 18 2016

To Tshwane University of Technology (TUT),  

October 18, 2016 By:  PACBI

Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) withdraws from event promoting Israeli settlement wine

Thu, 12/01/2016 - 16:43
Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) withdraws from event promoting Israeli settlement wineIn the NewsSanctions and governments

JETRO staff called Palestine Forum Japan and informed them that JETRO would be withdrawing from the event

December 1, 2016 By:  Palestine Forum Japan

Support BDS! Stand up for Palestinian rights

Thu, 12/01/2016 - 13:47
Support BDS! Stand up for Palestinian rightsUpdate

The BDS movement for Palestinian rights challenges the support Israel receives from governments, corporations and institutions across the world. Please help the Palestinian BDS National Committee to make sure that we are able to continue building our movement and to keep our hope for freedom, justice and equality alive.

December 1, 2016

2016 BDS Impact round up

Mon, 11/28/2016 - 13:48
2016 BDS Impact round upBlog

The year 2016 will be remembered by Palestinians and supporters of Palestinian freedom, justice and equality, among other things, as Israel’s year of waging an all-out

November 28, 2016 By:  Palestinian BDS National Committee

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