Updates from the palestinian BDS (Ireland)

In the News

The Irish Congress of Trade Unions welcomes Amnesty International's recent report which condemns Israeli apartheid and calls for international action to end the oppression.

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Despite apartheid Israel’s increased brutality, there is also light on the horizon.

In the News

In a statement, the Irish Congress of Trade Unions, known as Congress, joins with trade unions and other civil society organisations in strongly condemning the Israeli government’s outrageous decision to criminalise six Palestinian human rights and civil society groups by designating them as ‘terrorists’.

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In a year marred by Israeli apartheid brutality and massacres, Palestinian hope and unity shine through.

Update

Statements in support of Palestinian rights, many advocating for BDS, have been endorsed by more than 350 academic departments, programs, centers, unions and societies and garnered nearly 24,000 signatures from scholars, researchers, students and university staff worldwide.

In the News

On eve of AXA’s annual general meeting (AGM), United Nations Special Rapporteur on human rights in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, Michael Lynk, called on the French insurance giant to fully divest from Israeli banks while activists gathered in several cities across Europe raising the same demand.

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French multinational insurance company called out on day of action over complicity in Israel’s illegal occupation and settlement enterprise.