International Women’s Day

States of combat and human rights violations have a distinctive impact on women. It is important that we hear their voices. In honor of International Women’s Day we asked Palestinian women to interview other Palestinian women about their hopes, dreams and sources of inspiration.

Black Flag

The legal and moral implications of the policy of attacking residential buildings in the Gaza Strip, summer 2014

National Parks in East Jerusalem

Since East Jerusalem was annexed, several national parks have been declared in or adjacent to Palestinian neighborhoods, thereby restricting their development and promoting immaterial aims such as maintaining a Jewish majority in Jerusalem.

“The Children in Gaza Have Names”

During Operation Protective Edge B’Tselem recorded a radio spot that recited names of children killed in Gaza. The Israel Broadcast Authority wouldn’t air it, on the grounds of being “controversial”. B’Tselem appealed the decision to the HCJ but was denied. B’Tselem proceeded to post the spot on Facebook and it reached over a million people.

International Women's Day, 2014

a special project to highlight women’s perspective on the fight to counteract human right violations in the West Bank and Gaza.

So Near and Yet So Far Comics

Women illustrate the stories of women

Area C facts

International Women’s Day, 2013

Show us any struggle for change and we’ll show you there are women at its forefront. This is our opportunity to share the human and feminine wealth women on B'Tselem staff bring to our workplace.

"Firing Zone 918" - Their home is no firing zone!

February 2013

What if someone were to barge into your home, declare it a military training zone and evict you? That's the case for some 1000 Palestinians in the South Hebron Hills.

Crowd Control

Israel’s Use of Crowd Control Weapons in the West Bank, Jan. 2013

The report presents the full inventory of crowd control weapons used by Israeli security forces in the West Bank.