Checkpoint Howwara (photo by GZ) Bethlehem wall (photo by GZ) Jericho (photo by GdB) Bedouin kids in Al Mawasi, Gaza (Photo my AM) Spice shop in the old town, Nablus (photo by BvB) Market in Nablus (photo by GZ) Checkpoint north of the West Bank (photo by GdB) Birzeit University (photo by GZ) The old city of Jerusalem (photo by GZ) Road block north of the West Bank (photo by GdB)

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.

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Our mission

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.

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What we do

S etting the agenda
C hallenging stereotypes
R e-framing
A dvocating (human) rights
B randing Palestine
B uilding bridges
L inking up
E ncounters

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For whom

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.

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Events

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In the spotlight

In their own words: Israeli troops break ranks on Gaza campaign

19-05-2015

150514-israeli-soldier-bts-foto-quique-kierszenbaum.jpgIsraeli soldiers tell how, from the outset of the Gaza campaign, commanding officers made it clear that the primary consideration was not the security of civilians but the protection of soldiers, the Israeli organization Breaking the Silence reports.

Vatican to sign State of Palestine accord

14-05-2015

150517-flags-palestine.jpgThe Vatican has said it is preparing to sign its first accord with Palestine, two years after officially recognising it as a state. In a statement issued on Wednesday, the Vatican said that the “bilateral commission of the Holy See and the State of Palestine” was putting the final touches to the treaty, the Britsic newspaper The Guardian reports

Killing in Gaza, saving in Nepal: Israel's moral hypocrisy

30-04-2015

1412-gaza-guido-van-leemput.jpg"Israel doesn’t have to go all the way to Kathmandu to save lives", Israeli journalist Gideon Levy says in Haaretz, "it would be enough to lift the siege it imposes an hour’s drive from Tel Aviv and let Gaza be rebuilt."

Lawyer and founder of human rights organization Al Haq Raja Shehadeh on the emotional impact of living under occupation.
VPRO's Tegenlicht onderzoekt: Waarom loopt Nederland altijd aan de leiband van Israel?
Khaled Al Sabawi on bringing green energy to Palestine.
Rafeef Ziadah's poem about a little girl in Gaza during Cast Lead: "Hadeel is nine. Hadeel was nine..."