Who we are
Palestine Link is an initiative by Palestinians in the Netherlands. It is a genuine independent voice and a professional resource and service center.
Palestine Link advocates Palestinian national and human rights, and promotes Palestinian interests. It seeks to put Palestine and the Palestinians on the European agenda in a positive way.
What we do
S etting the agenda
C hallenging stereotypes
A dvocating (human) rights
B randing Palestine
B uilding bridges
L inking up
Palestine Link is the gateway to Palestine for anyone who is interested in the land, the people and the opportunities. We provide services, information and advice tailored to the needs and interests of students, for example, church communities, entrepreneurs, journalists and civil society organizations.
Youth for Justice and Peace conference
University of Utrecht, Domplein, Utrecht
The conference will address issues of international law, the role of the European Union and the Netherlands in the Palestinian-Israeli conflict and the case of businesses invested in illegal settlements.>>
Palestine on the map
Palestinian loss of land 1946-2010 >>
In the spotlight
Trigger Happy Israel's use of excessive force in the West Bank
Recent years have seen a mounting toll of deaths and injuries of Palestinians as a result of shooting or other violence by Israeli soldiers outside the context of armed conflict, says Amnesty International in the report Trigger Happy Israel's use of excessive force in the West Bank.
From all of us at Palestine Link: Merry Christmas and a happy new year!
Palestinian civil society appeal to Dutch government: end relations with companies profiting from occupation
The largest coalition of Palestinian civil society unions, parties and organisations calls on the Dutch government to be consistent with its stated position opposing the Israeli occupation and illegal settlements by ending all relations with companies – Dutch, Israeli or other – that are involved in this occupation and particularly in settlements. The Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC) makes this appeal shorty before the visit of Dutch foreign minister Frans Timmermans to the region.