Adalah Justice Project at UN General Assembly

Adalah Justice Project at UN General Assembly

Adalah Justice Project at UN General Assembly

On October 22, 2018, Adalah Justice Project Director Nadia Ben-Youssef participated in a side-event at the United Nations General Assembly, providing a briefing to UN Diplomats “Israel’s Nation-State Law: Constitutional Erasure of Palestinian Human Rights.” Nadia was joined by Mr. Itay Epshtain of the Norwegian Refugee Council, and Professor Michael Lynk, UN Special Rapporteur for the situation of human rights in the Palestinian Territory occupied since 1967.

NGO STATEMENT: Palestinian Support for Indigenous Peoples’ Day Commemorations and Historical Justice from Palestine to Turtle Island

NGO STATEMENT: Palestinian Support for Indigenous Peoples’ Day Commemorations and Historical Justice from Palestine to Turtle Island

NGO STATEMENT: Palestinian Support for Indigenous Peoples’ Day Commemorations and Historical Justice from Palestine to Turtle Island

8 October 2018

We, the undersigned Palestinian human rights and community organizations, state as follows:

  1. August 2018, several Palestinian human rights organizations attended The Red Nation’s annual conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The Red Nation, a community organization dedicated to Indigenous liberation, extended an invitation to Palestinian civil society to participate in the conference, exchange strategies for securing human rights and historical justice, and develop shared language around systems of oppression as well as future visions of decolonization and self-determination.

Adalah brings vision of equality to Congress

Adalah brings vision of equality to Congress

Adalah Justice Project brings vision of equality to US Congress

Adalah Justice Project arranged a delegation to DC in September 2018 with Chairman of the Joint List group in the Israeli Knesset, MK Jamal Zahalka, and Hassan Jabareen, General Director of Adalah: The Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel. They met with members of Congress, including Senator Bernie Sanders, to urge them to support a progressive vision for Israel/Palestine rooted in justice and equality for all – regardless of race or religion.