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JfJfP comments


06 May: Tair Kaminer starts her fifth spell in gaol. Send messages of support via Reuven Kaminer

04 May: Against the resort to denigration of Israel’s critics


23 Dec: JfJfP policy statement on BDS

14 Nov: Letter to the Guardian about the Board of Deputies

11 Nov: UK ban on visiting Palestinian mental health workers

20 Oct: letter in the Guardian

13 Sep: Rosh Hashanah greetings

21 Aug: JfJfP on Jeremy Corbyn

29 July: Letter to Evening Standard about its shoddy reporting

24 April: Letter to FIFA about Israeli football

15 April: Letter re Ed Miliband and Israel

11 Jan: Letter to the Guardian in response to Jonathan Freedland on Charlie Hebdo


15 Dec: Chanukah: Celebrating the miracle of holy oil not military power

1 Dec: Executive statement on bill to make Israel the nation state of the Jewish people

25 Nov: Submission to All-Party Parliamentary Group Against Antisemitism

7 Sept: JfJfP Executive statement on Antisemitism

3 Aug: Urgent disclaimer

19 June Statement on the three kidnapped teenagers

25 April: Exec statement on Yarmouk

28 Mar: EJJP letter in support of Dutch pension fund PGGM's decision to divest from Israeli banks

24 Jan: Support for Riba resolution

16 Jan: EJJP lobbies EU in support of the EU Commission Guidelines, Aug 2013–Jan 2014


29 November: JfJfP, with many others, signs a "UK must protest at Bedouin expulsion" letter

November: Press release, letter to the Times and advert in the Independent on the Prawer Plan

September: Briefing note and leaflet on the Prawer Plan

September: JfJfP/EJJP on the EU guidelines with regard to Israel

14th June: JfJfP joins other organisations in protest to BBC

2nd June: A light unto nations? - a leaflet for distribution at the "Closer to Israel" rally in London

24 Jan: Letter re the 1923 San Remo convention

18 Jan: In Support of Bab al-Shams

17 Jan: Letter to Camden New Journal about Veolia

11 Jan: JfJfP supports public letter to President Obama

Comments in 2012 and 2011



FFIPP Programs in Palestine/Israel

Faculty for Israeli-Palestinian Peace

For up to date details go to the FFIPP website.

Here are details of 2013 tours being organised by FFIPP-USA

We are now accepting applications for:
* FFIPP Academic Delegation to Gaza, June 3 to June 12, 2013.
* FFIPP Summer 2013 Internship for Human Rights and Just Peace in Palestine/Israel, June 1 to July 7,2013.
* FFIPP Educational Tour of the West Bank/Israel, June 1 to June 6, 2013.
FFIPP-I Summer 2013 Academic Delegation to Gaza
Co-sponsors: FFIPP-International and the Gaza Community Mental Health Program, GCMHP


Dates: June 3 to June 12, 2013


For faculty and students from around the globe.
The Delegation will be hosted by the  Gaza Community Mental Health Program, GCMHP
Faculty and Students for Israeli-Palestinian Peace-International, FFIPP-I, is now accepting applications for its summer educational delegation to the Gaza Strip, Palestine. This unique program offers an intimate, intensive, and experiential education on the humanitarian crisis in Gaza and its people’s struggle for freedom and justice.
The delegation consists of 9 busy days of traveling around Gaza and meeting with leaders from grassroots organizations, research centers, and human rights organizations. Meetings may include the Gaza Community Mental Health Programme, the Palestinian Non-Governmental Organizations Network, the Palestinian Medical Relief Society, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights, Al-Mezan Center for Human Rights, the YMCA, the Bader Society for Community Development, the Women’s Affairs Center, and faculty and students from Islamic University of Gaza, Al-Azhar University – Gaza, Al-Quds Open University and University College of Applied Sciences
Due to the constantly changing and, at times, risky conditions in Gaza, only applicants with demonstrated maturity, flexibility, high motivation, and understanding of the situation in Gaza will be considered.


Cost: Faculty:  $1200; Students: $800. Airfare, food and other living expenses are NOT covered by FFIPP-I.
Deadline to Apply  : May 3, 2013


For more information visit , email us at or call us at 413-992-7355
FFIPP-I Summer 2013 Internship for Human Rights and Just Peace in Palestine/Israel


Dates: June 1 – July 7, 2013


For college and university students from around the globe.


Intensive, on the ground, eye opening learning experience about the conflict in Palestine/Israel and the struggle for human rights, justice, and peace.
The program includes a week-long orientation course and one month of volunteer work in Palestinian and Israeli grassroots organizations, research centers, universities, and human rights organizations.
Photo caption: Interns visit to the remains of the 48 village of Al Birwe
FFIPP-I Summer 2013 Educational Tour to the Occupied West Bank/Israel


Dates: June 1 – June 6, 2013
For faculty and students from around the globe.
Participate on a daily basis or for a whole tour of 7 days. The precise itinerary will be determined at a later date and will be similar to previous educational tours.
Cost:  $175 per day.
FFIPP will provide transportation, guides, lodging, and arrange all meetings. Airfare and food are NOT covered by FFIPP.


FFIPP-USA is educating the academic community in North America about the situation and the possibilities for a just peace in Palestine/Israel by conducting internship programs and educational tours in Palestine/Israel for international faculty and students, as well as educational events on U.S. campuses. FFIPP-USA educational activities are rooted in a universal human ethic and the belief that students can learn best about Palestine/Israel from their own experiences of living and doing volunteer work in grassroots organizations, human rights and research centers in Palestine/Israel.
Donate  FFIPP-USA is a non-profit, 501(C) 3 organization
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