Palestinian Ramadan Boycott campaign

Break your fast, break your ties to the occupation In 2005 the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign against Israeli apartheid, occupation and colonialism started with a call by Palestinian civil society. The initiative is based on the understanding that once the profits Israeli economy reaps from the occupation, a new process of resistance and […]

From Canada: Letter of support for Palestinian Popular Resistance

December 2015. Boycott Israeli Apartheid Now! In response to Israel’s ongoing campaign of violence and aggression, a new wave of Palestinian resistance has erupted. We, the undersigned, affirm our solidarity with this mass popular resistance, in all its creativity, vibrancy, and courage. We are inspired by the new generation of fearless Palestinian youth, marching in […]

Solidarity with the Palestinian Popular Resistance

The BNC have published two new documents, take a moment to read and share them within your network! 1. Q&A on Palestinian popular resistance A new resource to help media, activists and supporters of the Palestinian struggle get to grips with the ongoing developments in Palestine.   2. Call out: Turning the tide against Israel’s criminal […]

Norwegian Government Pension Fund and Danish Bank exclude two Israeli Companies

Last Thursday, the 30th of January, the Norwegian Government Pension Fund Global (GPFG) announced its reconsideration over the previous decision made in August 2013, which rescinded the 2010 ban over two Israeli companies, Africa Israel Investments and its construction subsidiary, Danya Cebus. The re-exclusion was made due to “an unacceptable risk of the companies, through […]

NZ Super Fund cuts firms on ethical grounds

  The New Zealand Superannuation Fund has excluded three companies from its $20 billion investment portfolio on responsible investment grounds. All three companies – Africa Israel investments and subsidiary Danya Cebus, Elbit Systems Ltd, and Shikun Binui – are involved in constructing Israeli settlements or a separation barrier in the Occupied Palestinian Territories, which have […]