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  • Glimpses of Hope? An Interview on Access to Health in Gaza

       To read the paper as PDF click here The outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic has exposed the fragility of the global health system. The below interview focuses on access to health in the Gaza Strip as part of a fragmented and already fragile Palestinian health system. Due to the political reality of the Israeli […]

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  • The Killing of Nizar Banat: “There is no Freedom of Expression in Palestine” An Interview with Naela Khalil

        Tensions between demonstrators and the Palestinian Authority (PA) are at a peak after Nizar Banat, a well-known political activist, died after his arrest by the PA’s security forces in Hebron two weeks ago. As a former Fatah-member and independent election candidate, Banat had criticized the PA of corruption and questioned the cancellation of […]

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  • “There is No Geography in Which a Two-State Solution is Relevant”: An Interview with Mohammed el-Kurd

      21.6.2021 Recently, thousands of Palestinians have been protesting in the streets of Jerusalem against the Israeli court decision, which rules to forcibly remove 28 Palestinian families from the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Sheikh Jarrah. This is part of the Israeli policy which have been targeting several Palestinian neighborhoods in Jerusalem, such as Silwan, Wadi […]

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  • On the Postponed Palestinian Elections: The Role of the Left

        By: Jamil Hilal The decision to launch elections for the Palestinian Legislative Council (PLC) in the 1967 occupied Palestinian territories was announced on February 17, 2021. The PLC elections were supposed to take place on May of this year [2021], to be followed by the Presidential and then the Palestinian National Council (PNC) […]

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  • The Gaza 15th March Activists’ and their reflections on the upcoming election

      By: Duha Almusaddar / RLS Project Manager in Gaza This year marks the 10th anniversary since the 15th March Palestinian protests. Back in 2011, the youth in Palestine were inspired by movements calling for social change. The Arab Spring, much like in different states of the Middle East, had instilled a sense of hope […]

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  • Palestinian Labour Organising Under COVID-19

        This publication was originally published at jadaliyya.com   Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung (Regional Office in Palestine and Jordan) is carrying out a research project titled “Labour in Palestine and COVID-19” led by Riya Al’Sanah, Rafeef Ziadah, and Adam Hanieh. The research project examines how COVID-19 has impacted the conditions of Palestinian workers in key […]

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  • The Experience of Palestinian Workers Under the COVID-19 Pandemic

      This interview was originally published at jadaliyya.com   The COVID-19 pandemic has profoundly impacted Palestinian public health as well as economic and social life. These effects have been compounded by the on-going reality of Israeli colonialism and occupation. Restrictions on movement, control over borders, economic subjugation, land seizures, home demolitions, and the continuing presence […]

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  • Elections under occupation, an exercise in futility

      By: Omar Karmi   A certain amount of excitement, both domestic and international, has been generated by the January announcement of Palestinian elections for the Palestinian Authority presidency and parliament.   The UN and the EU responded enthusiastically to the news, while representatives of the two main Palestinian political factions, Fatah and Hamas, also […]

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  • 2nd Call for Project Applications 2021

    2nd Call for Project Applications 2021 – Proposing One-Time-Events   About Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung (RLS)   Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung is one of the six major political foundations in the Federal Republic of Germany, tasked primarily with conducting civic education both at home and abroad. The foundation is closely linked to Die Linke, the German Left Party. The […]

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  • Call for Offers: Podcast producer (outsourcing contract)

          Call for Offers: Podcast producer (outsourcing contract)   About Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung (RLS)   Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung is one of the six major political foundations in the Federal Republic of Germany, tasked primarily with conducting civic education both at home and abroad. The foundation is closely linked to Die Linke, the German Left Party. […]

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