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

Palestinian loss of land 1946-2010 >>

Palestinian loss of land 1946-2010

In the spotlight

Women's organisations: "UN, end Israeli impunity!"

10-10-2014

women-palestine-college-tour.jpgOn the occasion of the 27th session of the Human Rights Council (HRC), a delegation of representatives of Palestinian and international women organizations descended on Geneva between 16th and 19th September. With a high sense of urgency, the delegation called upon the HRC and all member states to live up to their responsibilities to put an end to Israel’s impunity, uphold International Law, and bring justice to Palestinian victims of the latest assault on the Gaza Strip. Their message was clear and loud: “Enough is enough: Palestinians need justice, protection, freedom and dignity!”

Dutch academics condemn attacks on Gaza

02-08-2014

Professors, teachers and staff of Dutch Universities, reply to the call of our academic colleagues in Gaza and condemn in the strongest terms Israel’s excessive and brutal violence against the population in Gaza. The attacks 'cannot be justified as ‘self-defence’ and instead concerns collective punishment of a civilian population, excessive force, and severe and ongoing violation of the most basic human rights of the people in Gaza.'thsu state the signatiories.

Israeli settlements explained

02-07-2014

140702 Israeli settlements explained 160In the Occupied West Bank, half a million Israelis live in over a hundred settlements built on Palestinian land. The government of Israel says it has a right to build these settlements; the rest of the world disagrees. Follwing video explains why Israelis choose to live on occupied land, how they affect Palestinians, and why, despite international condemnation, the settlements continue to grow.

Entrepreneur Khaled al Sabawi on tackling high energy prices in Palestine.
Psychosocial counselor Laila Atshan on her work with disabled people, refugees, prisoners, and survivors of political and domestic violence.
Mahmoud Muna owner of the Educational Bookshop in Jerusalem, the place for coffee, books and events.
Poetess Rafeef Ziadah: "I am an Arab woman of color and we come in all shades of anger."