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Present and past: the destruction in Gaza today is reminiscent of that left by the February 2011 air strikes (pictured above) on the area
ACT/Paul Jeffrey
11 Jul 2014

Press Release – International humanitarian and development organisation ACT Alliance has condemned the attacks on civilians and called on the international community to act immediately to stop the escalating violence between Israel and the occupied Palestinian territory. The Alliance is calling for an urgent ceasefire, followed by intensive diplomatic intervention involving all parties including the […]

Ten-year old Saad Abukhussa helps cover strawberry beds for the night on his familiy's farm in Beit Lahia in the northern Gaza strip. After several years of blocking strawberry exports, in late 2010 Israel began permitting limited exports of strawberries from the Gaza strip, destined for European markets.
08 Dec 2013

In 2012, the European Union announced that future agreements with Israel must exclude settlements in the occupied Palestinian territories (oPt). In 2013, it issued guidelines to exclude settlements’ participation in EU programmes. These steps were welcomed by several ACT members, who have long advocated for the EU not to participate in Israel’s violations of international […]