Ireland Palestine Solidarity Campaign
التضامن الإيرلندي الفلسطيني

Naila and the Uprising: Film Tour to mark International Women’s Day

Between 5th and 12th March you are invited to attend one of our nationwide special screenings of the highly acclaimed Palestinian documentary film ‘Naila and the Uprising’. All screenings of the film will be followed by a discussion and Q&A with the film’s producer Rula Salameh. Wed 4 – DCU, Henry Grattan Building, 7pm Thur 5 – Wexford, Wexford Artist Hub, 7pm Fri 6 – Derry, Museum of Free Derry, 7pm Sat 7 – Portadown, Drumcree Community Centre, 1pm Sat 7 – Belfast, James Connolly Visitor Centre, 5pm Sun 8 – Dublin, Liberty Hall Theatre, 3pm Mon 9 – Cork, … Continue reading

62 newly elected TDs support the #PalestinePledges for justice for Palestinians

The Irish general election of 8th February saw the election of 62 TDs who endorsed the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign’s three #PalestinePledges, while a number of the other 147 candidates who signed up narrowly missed out on taking seats. The pledges call on candidates to Support a ban on trade with Israel’s illegal colonial settlements in Palestine Support an end to the Irish arms trade with Israel, and an end to EU funding of Israeli military manufactures Support free speech and protection of the right to engage in boycott, divestment and sanctions campaigning in the face of efforts to silence and … Continue reading

[Dublin] Naila and the Uprising: Special International Women’s Day screening + Producer Q&A (IPSC & SIPTU NEC)

Naila and the Uprising:  A special International Women’s Day screening Followed by a discussion with the film’s producer Rula Salameh On Sunday 8th March the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign and the SIPTU National Equality Committee invite you to a special International Women’s Day free screening of the highly acclaimed Palestinian documentary film ‘Naila and the Uprising’ in Liberty Hall Theatre at 3pm. The film will be followed by a discussion and Q&A with the film’s producer Rula Salameh, moderated by Betty Purcell. The screening is FREE – but you are advised to book tickets in advance on Eventbrite – CLICK HERE … Continue reading

[Dublin] Fairtrade Farming and Climate Resilience in Palestine (IPSC)

Our planet is facing ecological and environmental disaster in our lifetime – and Palestinian farmers and agricultural workers need to be part of the global conversation, and the global solution. To celebrate Faritrade Fortnight and World Wildlife Day 2020, we are excited to host a special public meeting about Fairtrade farming in Palestine and how farmers there are meeting the challenges of climate change. We invite you come along to discuss with two Palestinian fairtrade and environmental campaigners on the evening of Friday 28th February, at 6.30pm in The Teachers’ Club/Club na Múinteoirí, 36 Parnell Square West, Dublin 1. Our … Continue reading

[Maynooth] Benefit Gig for Palestine

A benefit concert for Medical Aid for Palestinians (MAP) will be held on Friday, March 6th, in Brady’s pub, Maynooth. The event is being organised by an independent group of local residents in response to a growing health emergency in Gaza and is also supported by the Ireland-Palestinian Solidarity Campaign (IPSC). Doors will open at 7.30pm. Tickets are €10 adults; €5 unwaged available on the night. === A benefit concert for Medical Aid for Palestinians (MAP) will be held on Friday, March 6th, in Brady’s pub, Maynooth. The event is being organised by an independent group of local residents in … Continue reading

[Dublin] Open IPSC Meeting – Thursday 12th March

Would you like to come along to the next Open Meeting of the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign in Dublin? The next meeting is on Thursday 12th March 2020 at 7pm. IPSC Office, FIRST FLOOR, 35 North Lotts, Dublin 1 (Map) – Press buzzer for access Map to office Come along to discuss Palestine and plan upcoming activities. We have stalls at festivals and city centres, organise demonstrations and speaking tours, film evenings, lobby politicians etc. All ages and nationalities are welcome. You don’t have to know a lot about Middle Eastern politics to get involved. Please call the office 01-8727798 or … Continue reading

Trump and Netanyahu’s ‘Steal of the Century’ means action is urgently needed to secure Palestinian rights

The Ireland-Palestine Solidarity (IPSC) campaign stands with the millions of Palestinians all over the world who have condemned and rejected the Trump Administration’s so-called ‘Deal of the Century’, which yesterday was unveiled in full. IPSC Chairperson Fatin Al Tamimi, herself a Palestinian, said: “This is not a deal, this is a re-partitioning of Palestine accompanied by a list of unacceptable demands placed upon the Palestinian people insisting upon our total surrender; namely the renunciation of our human, national, democratic, territorial and economic rights – not least the right of return for millions of refugees, the right to self-determination in our … Continue reading

Over 140 general election candidates have signed up to #PalestinePledges for justice for Palestinians

The Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign (IPSC) has welcomed the support from over 140 general election candidates for a series of election pledges supporting justice for the Palestinian people. At least 147 candidates, from most parties and many independents, have signed the three pledges, which were also endorsed collectively by Sinn Féin, The Green Party, Solidarity, People Before Profit, Rise, and The Workers’ Party. At least one candidate in every constituency endorsed the pledges, while in some constituencies some half to three quarters of candidates declared their support. The pledges call on candidates to Support a ban on trade with Israel’s illegal … Continue reading

THANK YOU! You did it – we raised €10,000 and will be taking the EU to court over Israel’s illegal settlements

You. Have. Been. Amazing! Within 3 weeks we – the IPSC and our European Coalition partners in the ECCP – managed to collect over €10000 for legal proceedings at the European Court of Justice, where we’ll challenge European complicity with Israel’s illegal settlements. Thank you all so much for your generous support – and please keep an eye on our website and social media for further campaign and legal updates!

[Palestine] Visit Palestine on the West Bank Trip – September 2020 (WBT)

Are you interested in travelling to the West Bank in September 2020? Would you like to see for yourself the situation in the West Bank? Would you like to stay in Bethlehem city and visit Jerusalem, Hebron and Ramallah? Would you like to meet with Palestinian and Israeli groups and individuals, working for peace and justice in the region, and hear what they’ve got to say? An 8 day trip to the West Bank will take place in September 2020 (exact dates TBC) and you are more than welcome to come along. For further details please contact Elaine on westbanktrip@eircom.net … Continue reading

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