Position statements and calls for actions issued by the East Jerusalem YMCA, YWCA of Palestine, their Joint Advocacy Initiative and their local advocacy networks.
Respect of election results is the only way forward
Statement - OPGAI
15th, February, 2006
The Causes and Consequences of the Palestinian Legislative Council Elections
Press Release - JAI
14th, February, 2006
Press release - JAI
9th, February, 2006
Statement on Land Day: March 30th, 2005
Land Day marks the beginning of March 1976 when the Israeli Labor party government, with Prime Minister Isaac Rabin, took the decision to confiscate hundreds of square kilometers of 'Sakhnin' city farms, an Arabic city inside the green line that was occupied in 1948. On this day we issued a statement and invited everyone to join in Land Day activities.
Open Letter to Global Ministries on Socially Responsible Investment in Israel/Palestine
The East Jerusalem YMCA and YWCA of Palestine sent an open letter to Global Ministries in response to two resolutions being considered by the United Church of Christ on divestiture in Israel/Palestine.