Palestine & Israel Resources

The Occupation: Background and Impacts

Palestine NGOs Environmental Network: Wall Fact Sheet
Beyond Road Maps and Walls: The Link newsletter - January-March 2004
Abdullah’s Spring: Water use in Israel and Palestine - KAIROS resource, September 2006

Economic Advocacy Measures

Statement from KAIROS partner Sabeel: A non-violent response to the Occupation-- a call for morally responsible investment - Palm Sunday, 2005

Action and advocacy

World Week for Peace in Palestine Israel - 22-28 September 2013
General information
Worship, education, and advocacy resources

Partner and Church Statements

Sabeel International Young Adult Conference: Statement - July 2007
Sabeel statement on the Road Map to Peace - 23 May 2003

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity January 18 to 25, 2011
Resources available from The World Council of Churches (PDF)
Resources adapted by The Canadian Council of Churches for use in Canada (PDF)
End 40 Years Of Illegal Occupation. Negotiate A Just Peace Now! Church action for justice in Israel-Palestine, June 2007
An Historical Account of Christian Zionism (Don Wagner)
The 5th International Sabeel Conference Statement: "Challenging Christian Zionism" (18 April 2004, PDF format)

General Background

Alternative tours travel listing
Canadian Government Official Position on the Middle East
Jerusalem Center For Women website & Facebook group (KAIROS partner)
Middle East Council of Churches
The Parents Circle - Families Forum
Palestine Fair Trade Association
Sabeel Ecumenical Liberation Theology Center (KAIROS partner)
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)
Zatoun: fair trade olive oil

Advocacy and Peace Organizations

B’Tselem – The Israeli Information Center for Human Rights and the Occupied Territories
Ecumenical Accompaniment Program (World Council of Churches)
European Jews for a Just Peace
The Israeli Committee against House Demolitions
Jewish Voice for Peace resources on selective divestment
Women in Black

Economic Advocacy Measures

Episcopal Church in the United States of America
Not in My Name Statement in support of Selective Divestment
New Profile: Movement for the Civilization of Israeli Society
Presbyterian Church (USA) Statements on Ending the Occupation and Divestment