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Independent Commission for Human Rights and Palestinian Civil Society Institutions Firmly Denounce Suspension of Aid to UNRWA by Various Countries

This post is also available in: العربية (Arabic)The undersigned Palestinian institutions strongly denounce the announcement by several countries to suspend their aid to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA), based on Israeli intelligence reports accusing some UNRWA workers of involvement in the October 7, 2023 attacks. The inaction of

This post is also available in: العربية (Arabic)Re: Practices of UN Aid Agencies in Gaza Breach IHL and Aid Israel’s War Objectives Date: 20 December 2023 His Excellency Mr. Antonio Guterres; Secretary- General United Nation New York, NY 10017   Your Excellency; As hunger and thirst have become a reality for millions of Palestinians

This post is also available in: العربية (Arabic)Bisan Center for Research and Development, in partnership with the Social & Psychology Development Association, is organizing an initiative for relief and psychological support for children, in the agency’s two schools in both the Jalazoun camp and the town of Silwad, titled “I Have Hope” The initiative,

This post is also available in: العربية (Arabic)As the Israeli forces continue their military aggression against the Gaza strip, with mounting casualties especially among civilians that need urgent medical care at the medical complex of Al-Shifaa hospital, which has been occupied by the Israeli forces. In times of war, the targeting or neglect of

This post is also available in: العربية (Arabic)Over the past 6 days, the Israeli Occupation Forces (“IOF”) have employed indiscriminate, excessive and disproportionate force in densely populated residential areas in the Gaza Strip, resulting in at least 1200 Palestinians killed and 5000 injured, as of 10:00 p.m., on 11 October 2023. Israel, the Occupying

This post is also available in: العربية (Arabic) It is a great honor for Bisan Center to receive this year’s MESA Academic Freedom Award. We are very grateful for The Middle East Studies Association for their recognition and for their great contributions to the academic field in the Middle East region. The MESA Academic

This post is also available in: العربية (Arabic)   Agricultural trade is growing worldwide and with it an agricultural model and agricultural technologies stemming from the green revolution of the 1960s. We are talking about mechanization and the use of seeds, fertilizers and pesticides. Sales of pesticides have experienced tremendous growth in recent decades,

This post is also available in: العربية (Arabic)Political Participation in Palestine Bisan Center for Research and Development and the Social and Economic Policies Monitor are pleased to invite you to the launch event of two studies regarding Political Participation in Palestine Monday 28-11-202210:30 AM Carmel Hotel- Ramallah

This post is also available in: العربية (Arabic)We are pleased to announce that the next Bisan Lecture webinar will take place on Wednesday, December 14th at 7pm Palestine time (6pm Central European Time, 12 noon US Estern time). We will have the pleasure to welcome Prof. Daniel Pauly (University of British Columbia) who will

This post is also available in: العربية (Arabic)We are pleased to announce that the next Bisan Lecture webinar will take place on Wednesday, November 9th at 6pm Palestine time (5pm Central European Time, 11 am US Eastern time) – ATTENTION unusual schedule. We will have the pleasure to welcome Prof. Esther Duflo (MIT, Nobel