WAYS TO VISIT PALESTINE

Many groups go to Palestine. These visits are arranged by individuals (e.g. church parties) and by organizations such as the following:

 

Short visits (usually 1 – 2 weeks)

Olive Coop (olive harvest trips) http://www.olivecoop.com/stage/visiting-palestine/

Zaytoun (olive harvest trips) www.zaytoun.org/harvest/about-the-harvest/

Alternative Toursim Group http://www.atg.ps/

International Solidarity Movement http://palsolidarity.org/join/

Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions http://www.icahd.org/

Birthright Unplugged http://www.birthrightunplugged.org/

Friends of Sabeel http://www.fosna.org/content/alternative-travel-listing

Living Stones http://livingstonesonline.org.uk

                 Fair Trade http://www.canaanfairtrade.com/olive-harvest-tours-1.php

                 Green Olive Tours http://www.toursinenglish.com/

                 Visit Palestine http://www.visitpalestine.ps/

                 Labour2Palestine http://labour2palestine.com/


                     Longer visits (typically 3 month stays but some shorter visits)

Ecumenical Accompaniment Programme – EAPPI http://www.e go to sleep appi.org/

Christian Peacemaker Teams http://www.cptuk.org.uk/

International Women’s Peace Service http://www.iwps.info/

 

Voluntary work

There are opportunities for volunteering in development, human rights, and educational programmes. Sites listing such possibilities:

http://www.palestinesummer.org/volunteer

http://www.map-uk.org/get_involved/work_in_the_middle_east/

http://www.middleeastfellowship.org/

 

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