“Sometimes, I have to risk my life to survive”

Khaled Hamad (18) at Kamal Odwan Hospital, Beit Lahia   On Sunday 14 July 2013, Israeli forces patrolling the border fence northeast of Beit Hanoun fired in the direction of a group of workers who were collecting metal and plastic scraps from a landfill which...

Read More

Sourani Meets with Finnish Minister of International Cooperation

Ref: 48/2013   On Wednesday, 26 June 2013, Mr. Raji Sourani, Director of PCHR, met with Ms. Heidi Hautala, Finnish Minister of International Cooperation, and an accompanied delegation comprised of: Ms. Prirko-Liisa Kyostila, Director of the Department for Development Policy; the Head of the Representative...

Read More

“It’s as if we are living on another planet”

Dr Kamalian Sha’ath, President of the Islamic University of Gaza, is one of many dedicated academics providing higher education in the Gaza Strip. The Islamic University was one of the sources for the report ‘ Academia Undermined: Israeli Restrictions on Foreign National Academics in Palestinian...

Read More