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Vacancy: Communication and Media Officer

October 9, 2018

Vacancy: Communication and Media Officer Hours: Full time 38 hours per week. Location: London Salary: Between £24,000 – £28, 000 depending on experience and qualifications. To be reviewed following successful completion of a 6 month probationary period. Job specification:  Friends of Al-Aqsa have a full time vacancy within our small growing team.  We require someone who can take a lead in producing outputs such as…

Only 2 days to go!

October 3, 2018

Generation Palestine – The Student Movement Come create a more organised, more collective and a stronger student movement whilst making friends along the way. Saturday 6th October. 10am – 6pm Book now using code GENPAL If you know any students, make sure you let them know so they don’t miss out! There will be a number of workshop and Panel discussions. Workshops include: Palestine 101, Countering Pro Israeli…

Vacancy: Coordinator

September 11, 2018

  Vacancy: Coordinator  Friends of Al-Aqsa have a full-time vacancy within our small busy team. The right candidate will be dynamic, reliable and well organised. Hours: Full-time 38 hours per week. Location: London Based (Occasional travel required) Salary: Between £24,000 – £26, 000 depending on experience and qualifications. To be reviewed following successful completion of a 6-month probationary period. Job specification:   This is an exciting position that will…

Fresher’s Pack 2018

September 1, 2018

GET READY FOR FRESHERS with our 2018 freshers pack filled with 15 new and exclusive info cards to inform students about Palestine, along with a range of exciting pro-Palestine FREEBIES! List of info cards included: Right to education, Jerusalem, Child prisoners, BDS, Apartheid policies, Christians in Palestine, The centrality of Al-Aqsa, Boycott list, The wall, Water, Settlements, Checkpoints, Gaza, Nakba and Join FOA. List of…

Japan Contradicts US Foreign Policy on Palestinians

August 29, 2018

This week Japan will be extending its support for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian Refugees (UNRWA)—an act which goes against the foreign policy of the Trump administration. At the beginning of the year, the Trump administration stated that it would be holding back US$65 million of its planned US$125 million donation. This was followed earlier this month by a decision to freeze…

The Gaza Blockade: 11 years of persecution

August 20, 2018

August 22 marks the thirteenth anniversary of Israel’s supposed disengagement from the Gaza Strip. The withdrawal of Israeli military personnel and Jewish settlers seemingly brought to an end a 38-year illegal occupation of Gaza. Any sense of reprieve for the Palestinians however, was short-lived. After forcing an occupied people to hold an election, resulting in the victory of Hamas, Israel imposed a siege around Gaza.…

Is the BBC being influenced by Israeli Foreign Ministry?

August 11, 2018

Whether it’s a moment of madness, the inexplicable act of a child, or the naïve infringement of a junior staff member on social media, there’s nothing quite like having to clean up an embarrassing PR slip-up. Perhaps this is what senior editors at the BBC were experiencing on Thursday, 9 August 2018, when, bizarrely, someone took the decision to report on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in…

Over 300 Muslim Scholars call for an investigation of Islamophobia in the Conservative Party

August 8, 2018

Muslims Scholars Demand Investigation of Islamophobia within the Conservative Party More than 300 British Imam and Muslim Public figure have written a joint letter asking the investigation of Islamophobia within the Conservative Party. While they welcome the investigation initiated by the Conservative Party on Boris Johnson’s comments, a full investigation within the party is required. In total over 1,000 signatures have been collected within 24…

Freedom Walk 2018

July 30, 2018

Enjoy the splendid views of the Peak District – FOA invite you for a sponsored walk at Chatsworth House in Derbyshire. Whether you love to power walk or like a simple stroll, come join us on Sunday 9th September and help raise money for FOA to continue campaigning for the freedom of Palestine and Al Aqsa mosque. What’s better than keeping fit and supporting a…

Generation Palestine – The Student Movement Conference

July 26, 2018

Palestine Expo is proud to present Generation Palestine: The Student Movement Conference. This will be THE student pro-Palestine event of the year; held at an exclusive secret venue which will only be revealed to attendees in the run up to the conference. Book your ticket to help make Palestine a key issue on campuses across the UK. Join us for a day of interactive workshops, lively panel discussions and create exciting networks…