Recording Café Palestine 34; Fundraiser for PTC; Webinar: Social Work in Palestine; Biography of Eyad el Sarraj

Dear friends and colleagues,Join us in Palestine in October: for details of our 2022 study tour click here In this newsletter:1. Recording of Café Palestine 34 is available2. Palestinian Social Work Advocacy: Lessons for the USA3. Brent PSC Comedy Evening – fundraising for the Palestine Trauma Centre4. New Book: Wasseem el Sarraj’s biography of his father, founder … Continue reading Recording Café Palestine 34; Fundraiser for PTC; Webinar: Social Work in Palestine; Biography of Eyad el Sarraj

Palestine Global Mental Health Network meeting “Call for Immediate Release of Ahmad Manasra” Wednesday 15 June 1pm (NY), 6pm (UK), 8pm (Pal)

Join us in Palestine in October: click here for details of our 2022 study tour Dear friends, We are circulating this invitation to a meeting organised by the Palestine-Global Mental Health Network as part of the ongoing Ahmad Manasra campaign. This meeting will replace the regular UK-Palestine Mental Health Network Cafe Palestine in the month of … Continue reading Palestine Global Mental Health Network meeting “Call for Immediate Release of Ahmad Manasra” Wednesday 15 June 1pm (NY), 6pm (UK), 8pm (Pal)

Café Palestine 34: Bedouins of the Naqab: resisting erasure in ’48 Palestine on FRIDAY 27 MAY at 3.45 pm (UK) / 5.45pm (Pal) plus Red Clinic event

Café Palestine 34Bedouins of the Naqab: Resisting erasure in ’48 PalestineFriday 27th May 3.45pm (UK time) / 5.45pm (Pal time)Please note change from our usual day https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85398411238?pwd=PhjBP-2Y6HP_CNAPt9kwmR1b9SJKU_.1The Cafe will open with live music at 3.45pm (UK time) / 5.45pm (Pal).The discussion will start at 4.00pm (UK) / 6.00pm (Pal).The whole event is expected to finish at … Continue reading Café Palestine 34: Bedouins of the Naqab: resisting erasure in ’48 Palestine on FRIDAY 27 MAY at 3.45 pm (UK) / 5.45pm (Pal) plus Red Clinic event

Café Palestine 34: Bedouins of the Naqab: resisting erasure in ’48 Palestine on FRIDAY 27 MAY at 3.45 pm (UK) / 5.45pm (Pal)

Café Palestine 34Bedouins of the Naqab: Resisting erasure in ’48 PalestineFriday 27th May 3.45pm (UK time) / 5.45pm (Pal time)Please note change from our usual dayhttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/85398411238?pwd=PhjBP-2Y6HP_CNAPt9kwmR1b9SJKU_.1The Cafe will open with live music at 3.45pm (UK time) / 5.45pm (Pal).The discussion will start at 4.00pm (UK) / 6.00pm (Pal).The whole event is expected to finish at about … Continue reading Café Palestine 34: Bedouins of the Naqab: resisting erasure in ’48 Palestine on FRIDAY 27 MAY at 3.45 pm (UK) / 5.45pm (Pal)

Challenging anti-Palestinian racism in Social Work and Academia; Fatherhood in Occupied Jerusalem and more

Dear friends and colleagues,Join us in Palestine in October: click here for details of our 2022 study tour1. On the front line: professional collusion in anti-Palestinian racism:    a) Social Work (BASW) and    b) Occupational Therapy (Brunel University)2. This is the Story of Ahmad Manasra: video, new poster…3. ‘Father-child connectivities in Occupied East Jerusalem’: webinar with Abeer Otman4. … Continue reading Challenging anti-Palestinian racism in Social Work and Academia; Fatherhood in Occupied Jerusalem and more

Ahmad Manasra: update on the campaign for his release from Israeli prison

Dear friends and colleagues, Update on Ahmad Manasra https://www.change.org/p/freeahmadmanasra/u/30453003 We include a link to the latest update in the campaign to free Ahmad Manasra which has inspired so much support and solidarity world-wide. The petition for his release now has well over 300,000 signatures. We are convinced that now is the time to intensify the … Continue reading Ahmad Manasra: update on the campaign for his release from Israeli prison

Palestinians issue an ‘Open Letter’ to the British Association of Social Workers

In this Newsletter: An Open Letter from Palestinian organisations to the British Association of Social WorkersBackground:On 1st February 2022, Amnesty International’s report, Israel’s apartheid against Palestinians: Cruel system of domination and crime against humanity, described how Israel had created and maintained a system of oppression and domination over Palestinians, that amounted to apartheid. Amnesty called on the international community to … Continue reading Palestinians issue an ‘Open Letter’ to the British Association of Social Workers

Send a card to Ahmad and the growing attack on Palestinian students

1. Send a card to Ahmad!2. The growing attack on Palestinian students1. Send a card to Ahmad!The campaign to free Ahmad Manasra is gathering momentum!More than 110,000 people have signed the petition calling for his release.Now we are asking you to let Ahmad know he’s not alone by sending him a card.Let the Israeli authorities know that the whole world … Continue reading Send a card to Ahmad and the growing attack on Palestinian students

Study Tour October 2022; Free Ahmad Manasra! Gabor Maté , trauma specialist; Western hypocrisy: BDS for Ukraine, but not Palestine

1.    Mental Health Study Tour October 20222.    Free Ahmad Manasra3.    Gabor Maté, on hypocrisy, disillusionment, denial and colonialism4.    BDS campaign analyses responses to Ukraine against the Palestinian call for international solidarity5.    Register for Global Rally against Israeli Apartheid Mental Health Study Tour October 2022 Later this year we are planning to resume our study tours for practitioners working within the … Continue reading Study Tour October 2022; Free Ahmad Manasra! Gabor Maté , trauma specialist; Western hypocrisy: BDS for Ukraine, but not Palestine