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LPHR Public Statement on the current military offensive on Gaza: 25 July 2014

LPHR Public Statement on the current military offensive on Gaza: 24 July 2014

LPHR Public Statement on the current military offensive on Gaza: 23 July 2014

Urgent Action: LPHR writes to Foreign Secretary, Philip Hammond MP, on the vital need for UK government action on accountability and justice following the current military offensive on Gaza

LPHR Public Statement on the current military offensive on Gaza: 22 July 2014

LPHR Public Statement on the current military offensive on Gaza: 21 July 2014

LPHR Public Statement on the current military offensive on Gaza: 20 July 2014

LPHR Public Statement on the current military offensive on Gaza: 18 July 2014

LPHR Public Statement on the current military offensive on Gaza: 17 July 2014

LPHR Public Statement on the current military offensive on Gaza: 16 July 2014

LPHR Public Statement on the current military offensive on Gaza: 15 July 2014

LPHR Public Statement on the current military offensive on Gaza: 14 July 2014

LPHR Public Statement on the current military offensive on Gaza: 13 July 2014

LPHR Public Statement on the current military offensive on Gaza: 12 July 2014

LPHR Public Statement on the current military offensive on Gaza: 11 July 2014

LPHR Public Statement on the current military offensive on Gaza: 10 July 2014

LPHR Public Statement on the current military offensive on Gaza: 9 July 2014

Urgent Action: LPHR writes to Foreign Secretary, William Hague MP, on the urgent need for UK government intervention concerning the current military offensive on Gaza

LPHR Public Statement on the current military offensive on Gaza: 8 July 2014

Urgent Action: LPHR writes to Foreign Secretary, William Hague MP, on the need for investigations and accountability for alleged excessive use of force and unlawful killings since the start of Operation Brother’s Keeper

Public Statement: LPHR and Addameer submit complaint to the United Nations concerning the military detention of Palestinian human rights defender under Israel’s repressive protest law

Urgent Action: LPHR writes to Foreign Secretary, William Hague MP, on unnecessary violation of fundamental human rights and collective punishment during Operation Brother’s Keeper

Urgent Action: LPHR writes to Foreign Secretary, William Hague MP, on proposed legislation to permit force-feeding against Palestinian administrative detainees

LPHR Press Statement: G4S to be investigated by the OECD UK National Contact Point following LPHR complaint relating to alleged Israeli human rights violations (reported in the Financial Times, the Daily Telegraph and the Guardian)

LPHR and Addameer Joint Urgent Action: LPHR writes to Foreign Secretary, William Hague MP, on the arrest and detention of Palestinian human rights defender, Mr Murad Shtaiwi

Urgent Action: LPHR writes to Foreign Secretary, William Hague MP, on the firing of live ammunition during a demonstration killing two Palestinian minors

Urgent Action: LPHR writes to Foreign Secretary, William Hague MP, on the killing of a 14 year old Palestinian boy crossing the Separation Barrier to pick wild fruit plants

LPHR Student Network film screening of Stone Cold Justice with special guest speakers Sir Geoffrey Bindman QC and Jude Lanchin

Urgent Action: LPHR writes to Foreign Secretary, William Hague MP, on the current situation in Yarmouk refugee camp, Syria

Public Statement: LPHR and Defence for Children International Palestine launch its Know Your Rights campaign to educate and empower Palestinian children to secure their basic rights

LPHR submits complaint to the OECD UK National Contact Point against conduct of the security group G4S in Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territory

Urgent Action: LPHR writes to Foreign Secretary, William Hague MP, on the proposed mass forced displacement of Palestinian Arab Bedouin citizens of Israel

Urgent Action: LPHR writes to Foreign & Commonwealth Office on the forcible transfer of Palestinian children in violation of the Fourth Geneva Convention

Urgent Action: LPHR writes to Foreign Secretary, William Hague MP, on Palestinian prisoners and administrative detention

Urgent Action: LPHR writes to Foreign Secretary, William Hague MP, on the current situation in Yarmouk refugee camp, Syria

The Independent publishes LPHR’s letter on the current situation in Gaza

Urgent Action: LPHR writes to Foreign Secretary, William Hague MP, on the current situation in Gaza

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Lawyers for Palestinian Human Rights (LPHR) is a lawyer-based legal charity in the UK. Our primary strategic aim is to achieve the positive transformation of the urgent and critical human rights situation for Palestinians.

LPHR works, both in the UK and abroad, on legal projects focused on protecting and advancing Palestinian human rights. We pursue our goals through a combination of technical and legal advice; human rights education and advocacy; research, monitoring and urgent actions; lobbying; and utilising human rights complaint processes of domestic and international institutions. Where possible we coordinate our work with lawyers and human rights organisations in the region.

LPHR is a membership organisation. To join us, please click here. LPHR also gratefully welcomes charitable donations. Please click the JustGiving Donate button to vitally support our work.

LPHR's Know Your Rights campaign to educate and empower Palestinian children to secure their basic rights, in partnership with Defence for Children International Palestine

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LPHR Rule of Law and Human Rights Blog latest posts:

Crime and Collective Punishment

ICJ ruling on the Wall: ten years on today

Corporate accountability for alleged human rights violations in action: UK NCP Initial Assessment of LPHR’s complaint against G4S

Running for the right to movement

Mental health, prolonged occupation and human rights

The accountability of Do-Gooders in Palestine

The rights of Palestinian children in the Occupied West Bank under arrest and detention

The law of apartheid: Israel and Palestine

Mind the (refugee status) gap

Scarlett, SodaStream and Settlements