Arab-Israeli Human Rights in the Best of the Web Directory

Arab-Israeli Human Rights

Adalah

Works to protect human rights in general, and the rights of the Arab minority in Israel in particular. Includes a profile, press releases, information about their legal advocacy activities, and a collection of special reports.

Addameer Prisoners' Support and Human Rights Association

Offers support for Palestinian prisoners, advocates the rights of political prisoners, and works to end torture; describes their activities, legal work, and solidarity campaigns.

Al Haq

The West Bank affiliate of the International Commission of Jurists, Geneva, aims to protect and promote human rights and the rule of law in the Occupied Palestinian Territory. Describes their activities, research, advocacy, and publications, with a bank of resources on international law.

The Arab Association for Human Rights - HRA

Works to promote and protect the political, civil, economic, and cultural rights of the Palestinian Arab minority in Israel. Describes their campaign and activities, with press releases and details of publications.

The Association of Forty

Established to protect the rights of inhabitants in the "unrecognized" Bedouin villages of the Negev; includes news, maps, and background materials.

B'Tselem

The Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories, established to document and educate the Israeli public and policymakers about human rights violations in the Occupied Territories; includes press releases, details of publications, statistics, testimonies, and maps.

The Campaign to Free Marwan Barghouti and All Prisoners

Campaigns for the release of the prominent Palestinian politician. Includes a biography, a description of the case, and information about the issue of Arab prisoners held in Israeli prisons.

Defence for Children International - Palestine Section (DCI-Palestine)

National section of the international child rights organization and movement, whose work focuses particularly on violence against, and detention of Palestinian children. Includes reports, events, press releases, and resources.

Gisha - The Legal Center for Freedom of Movement

Aims to protect the freedom of movement of Palestinians, especially Gaza residents, promoting rights guaranteed by international and Israeli law. Information about their services and activities.

HaMoked: Center for the Defence of the Individual

An Israeli human rights organization that assists Palestinians of the Occupied Territories whose rights are violated due to Israel's policies. Includes a profile, a substantial resource on Israeli and international law, and information about their campaigns.

The ICRC in Israel, the Occupied Territories and the Autonomous Territories

Describes the International Committee of the Red Cross and its programs to ensure the faithful application of international humanitarian law, and its services for people affected by the conflict. Includes news, operational updates, and a range of topical resources.

Jews for Justice for Palestinians

A network of Jews in Britain, who oppose Israeli policies that undermine the human and political rights of the Palestinian people, and work to build Jewish opposition to the Israeli Occupation; includes an events calendar, details of tours, how to help, and background materials.

The Palestinian Human Rights Monitoring Group (PHRMG)

Documents human rights violations committed against Palestinians in the West Bank, Gaza Strip and East Jerusalem, regardless of who is responsible. Includes a profile, with a collection of resources and details of their publications.

Physicians for Human Rights - Israel

Works for human rights, in particular the right to health, in Israel and the Occupied Territories; describes their health projects and advocacy, with reports and a profile.

Public Committee Against Torture in Israel (PCATI)

Campaigns against the use of torture and ill treatment by Israeli interrogation and law enforcement authorities. Includes a guide to their advocacy service, campaigning and lobbying, and education program.

Yesh Din

Volunteers who have organized to oppose the continuing violation of Palestinian human rights in the Occupied Territories. Includes detailed descriptions of their projects to promote law enforcement against settler violence, and to examine the IDF's operation of Military Courts in the West Bank.

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