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  • Nakba Commemoration – Rotterdam, The Netherlands

    Nakba Commemoration – Rotterdam, The Netherlands

    In Rotterdam, two events took place in commemoration of Nakba Day, May 15, 2022. The first was an exhibit entitled: “Nakba has deep meaning for me.”  It was held at Verhalenhuis Belvédère; Rechthuislaan 1, 3072 LB Katendrecht, Rotterdam. In the exhibition, artist duo Gil & Moti show their new video work ‘…After that no more […]

  • Un Bateau Pour Gaza – La Rochelle, France

    Un Bateau Pour Gaza – La Rochelle, France

    Virtual Boat in La Rochelle, France June 1, 2022 Amis de Gaza et de la Palestine, Bonjour ! (Friends of Gaza and Palestine Hello!) ‌AFPS17 (Association France Palestine Solidarité), Peace Movement, Cuba friends, Artisans du Monde, Amnesty International, some political groups, trade unions, and others) made a collaborative information dissemination and action for Palestine. Information […]

  • Nakba and Shireen Abu Akleh Commemoration – Oslo, Norway

    Nakba and Shireen Abu Akleh Commemoration – Oslo, Norway

    On May 14, 2022, Ship to Gaza Norway and The Palestine Committee of Norway held a demonstration in front of the Norwegian Parliament and through the streets of Oslo. The main topic was Nakba, and of course the murder of Shireen Abu Akleh (Note the symbolic coffin on some of the pictures). Organizers spoke about […]

  • Freedom Flotilla sailing virtually

    Freedom Flotilla sailing virtually

    For the last two years COVID19 restrictions have prevented the Freedom Flotilla Coalition from sailing to challenge the illegal Israeli blockade of Gaza. In 2022, instead of sailing boats through Europe to Gaza, FFC partners and supporters are holding local solidarity actions and events to let Palestinian people in Gaza know that we have not […]

  • FFC Ambulance in Service in Gaza

    FFC Ambulance in Service in Gaza

    Article in The Palestine Chronicle describing the result of contributions by Freedom Flotilla Coalition members to alleviate medical transport needs in Gaza.

  • New Ambulances Arrive in Gaza!

    New Ambulances Arrive in Gaza!

    Thanks to Freedom Flotilla Coalition member Kia Ora Gaza out of New Zealand who have been leading the FFC support on this ambulance project. They report: Soon after the ‘Peace Train’ solidarity convoy of 27 ambulances broke through the siege and rolled in to Gaza yesterday, convoy representative Abdullah Al-Hajjar from ‘Miles of Smiles’ partner, […]

  • The Ambulances Are Gaza-Bound!

    The Ambulances Are Gaza-Bound!

    27 new and fully-equipped ambulances have been loaded on trailers and are traveling through the Sinai towards Gaza. These ambulances, headed to bomb-ravaged Gaza from Egypt, are part of an international solidarity mission to help resurrect the besieged enclave’s health services devastated by Israel’s siege and recurring brutal bombardments.

  • The May 2021 Massacre

    The May 2021 Massacre

    See coverage most Western media don’t show us on what happened in May 2021. This Al Jazeera program entitled “60-Minute Warning” provides both context and details of what was destroyed by Israeli forces in Gaza.  

  • Health Crisis in Gaza-Exclusive Interview

    Health Crisis in Gaza-Exclusive Interview

    VIDEO: An exclusive interview with Dr Medhat Abbas, spokesperson for Gaza’s Ministry of Health, on 18 August 2021. Dr Abbas describes the current health crisis facing Gaza in the aftermath of Israel’s devastating 11-day bombardment in May, and their crippling 15 year siege, plus the Covid pandemic. Interviewer: Gaza journalist Wafaa Aludaini for Kia Ora […]

  • Australian FFC Member Interview

    Australian FFC Member Interview

    Interview with James Godfrey on Solidarity with Palestine & much more. James Godfrey, from Gaza Freedom Flotilla Australia, discusses being part of the struggle for Palestinian liberation and justice, solidarity, and details about previous flotilla efforts. PressCast Interview with James Godfrey

  • UN General Assembly Reaffirms Palestinian Sovereignty

    UN General Assembly Reaffirms Palestinian Sovereignty

    On December 3, 2020, the UN General Assembly passed resolution 75/236 entitled: “Permanent sovereignty of the Palestinian people in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, and of the Arab population in the occupied Syrian Golan over their natural resources.” The resolution passed with 153 countries voting in favor, 6 against, and 17 abstaining.  The […]

  • Dr. Haidar Eid reminds us of Dec. 27, 2008

    Dr. Haidar Eid reminds us of Dec. 27, 2008

    {:en} Dr. Haidar Eid from Gaza reminds us of December 27, 2008 when Israel attacked the civilian population it is responsible for defending. This was a massacre with approximately 1400 Palestinian deaths in contrast to 13 Israeli casualties. Dr. Eid reminds members of civil society world-wide of the need for people of conscience to take action […]

  • Thank you for the endorsement…

    We appreciate the endorsement of the new prime minister of Israel, Naftali Bennett, and his concern over how the Gaza Freedom Flotilla is portrayed in the media. (Historical interview)

  • Roger Waters

  • Roger Waters

  • Palestinian Centre For Human Rights

    Palestinian Centre For Human Rights

    The Palestinian Centre For Human Rights (PCHR) is based in Gaza City.  It’s objectives are to: Protect human rights and promote the rule of law in accordance with international standards. Create and develop democratic institutions and an active civil society, while promoting democratic culture within Palestinian society. Support all the efforts aimed at enabling the […]

  • We Are Not Numbers

    We Are Not Numbers

    The Freedom Flotilla Coalition and We Are Not Numbers share the desire to inform the world about the inhumane conditions artificially imposed on the people in Gaza.  We have worked together to develop content from Gaza about Gaza by Palestinians in Gaza.  Two videos were commissioned by the Freedom Flotilla Coalition.  They are: Dreams In […]

  • Union of Agricultural Work Committees

    Union of Agricultural Work Committees

    The Union of Agricultural Work Committees (UAWC) is one of the largest non-governmental agricultural organizations in Palestine.  The UAWC vision is for a free Palestinian farmer, committed to her/his national, socio-economic and cultural rights, a believer in democratic practices, within a food secured society with sovereignty over its resources.  The UAWC supports agricultural workers, from […]

  • Al-Haq

    Al-Haq

    Al-Haq is an independent Palestinian non-governmental human rights organization established in 1979 to protect and promote human rights and the rule of law in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT).  Al-Haq has special consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council. Continue to Al-Haq web site

  • Al Mezan Center For Human Rights

    Al Mezan Center For Human Rights

    Al Mezan Center for Human Rights is an independent, non-partisan, non-governmental human rights organization based in the Gaza Strip. Since its establishment in 1999, Al Mezan has been dedicated to protecting and advancing the respect of human rights — especially economic, social and cultural rights — supporting victims of violations of international human rights law […]