Study Tour of East Jerusalem

Ir Amim leads study tours of Jerusalem to introduce participants to the social, economic and political issues impacting life in the city for its...

The “Wall Museum” – Palestinian Stories on the Wall in Bethlehem

Once the area around Rachel’s Tomb, a pilgrimage place for Muslims, Christians and Jews, was one of the liveliest in Bethlehem. The Hebron Road connected Jerusalem with Bethlehem:...

Gaza’s traditional handicrafts fight back

“Soft Hands”, an exhibition held at the Stars Entertainment Centre by the beach in Gaza City, has been showcasing the traditional crafts and arts...

Settlements and National Parks

As Israeli control over parts of East Jerusalem inside and next to the Palestinian neighborhoods strengthens, Palestinian control over East Jerusalem weakens, and their...

Palestinian Authority Tops UN List of Fastest-growing Tourist Destinations

Israel and the Palestinian Authority were two of the places with the most dramatic rise in tourism in the first half of 2017, according...

Conferences and Witness Trips

Come and See Israel/Palestine Witness Trip May 10, 2017 to May 22, 2017 Experience the daily life of Palestinians living under Israeli occupation: the wall, settlements,...

Ramallah struggles to lure tourists despite competitive facilities

The Palestinian city of Ramallah, just north of Jerusalem, is opening its arms to tourists, marking itself as a hip, energetic destination with accommodations...

Settlements and National Parks

Israeli control over parts of East Jerusalem inside and next to the Palestinian neighborhoods strengthens, Palestinian control over East Jerusalem weakens, and their physical...

Israel’s fake West Bank tourism drive makes Palestinians invisible

What at first like a generous promotional stunt by Israel to aid the Palestinians’ struggling tourism industry turned out to be defense minister Avigdor...

Palestinian storyteller brings fresh vision to ancient tradition

Stories and folktales are some of the oldest narrative forms in Arabic literature. There is no accurate history of their origin, but according to...

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Israel suspends contentious settlement law as it demolishes homes in Naqab

Israel froze a controversial settlement law that legalizes dozens of Jewish settlements built on private Palestinian land, which the UN labeled a “thick red...

Court freezes law that retroactively legalized unauthorized settler homes

The High Court of Justice has temporarily frozen the Settlements Law, which retroactively legalizes settler homes illegally built on private Palestinian property. Right-wing...

Gaza marks Palestinian victory

Palestinians in Gaza today held a race to mark the victory over occupation forces at Al-Aqsa Mosque last month. The Boycott Campaign – Palestine,...