A protest was held at the Department for Communities and Local Government on Monday by campaigners angry at the British government’s recent attempts to undermine local authorities’ ability to make ethical procurement and investment decisions.
Israeli authorities have refused to renew the travel document of Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement co-founder Omar Barghouti, in a move condemned by campaigners as amounting to a “travel ban”, and an “escalation” of attacks on Palestinian human rights defenders.
More than 23,000 people have signed an appeal urging the UN to take measures to protect the rights of Palestinian, Israeli and international human rights defenders who campaign nonviolently for Palestinian rights, including through the BDS movement.
On 23 November 2019, EuroPal Forum and Middle East Monitor co-hosted a conference at the Holiday Inn Bloomsbury in London on the relations between Europe and Palestine. A first of its kind, the conference brought together individuals at the forefront of discourse on Palestine in
As the European Court of Justice (ECJ) rules that European Union countries must identify products made in Israeli settlements in the occupied Palestinian territory, MEMO and EuroPal Forum are hosting a conference to discuss the EU’s position on major issues related to the occupat