Occupied Territories Bill

Sadaka Campaigns

The Occupied Territories Bill, developed by Sadaka and tabled by Senator Frances Black, will prohibit the import of goods and services which are produced in illegal Israeli settlements. Settlements are a war crime under international law.

Other Campaigns

Sadaka Campaigns

Sadaka runs targeted campaigns on an annual basis, each one aimed at achieving a particular goal such as Irish Government Recognition of Palestine, pre General Election commitments on Palestine and similar goals.


Conferences & Public Meetings

High Level Fora and meetings are used to get particular messages to selected audiences. We focus on high profile speakers to attract key decision makers and people of influence.


Sadaka Publications

Writing and disseminating high quality factual information and analysis on political developments in Palestine is a central tenet of what we do.

Education Resources

Sadaka Education Resources

In partnership with the Curriculum Development Unit, Sadaka produced an education resource on Palestine available on the Irish secondary school curriculum. More resources also available.

Visiting Speaker Programme

Sadaka Visiting Speaker Programme

Sadaka organises high level speaking tours with invited guests, primarily from Palestine. They typically involve meetings with the Minister, political party leaders, leading NGOs, trade unions and presentations to Joint Oireachtas Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade.

Political Meetings

Sadaka Political Meetings

Political meetings are core business for Sadaka as we attempt to shift Irish foreign policy towards the achievement of political self –determination and human rights for the Palestinian people.

Palestinian Churches

Sadaka, the Churches and Palestine

Sadaka has hosted lengthy speaking tours with leading Christian church leaders from Palestine to encourage the Irish churches to develop pro-active positions on the plight of their brothers and sisters in the Holy Land.

Trade Unions

Sadaka and Irish Trades Unions

Sadaka has worked closely with trade unions since our formation building on their strong pro-active positions on Palestine.

Recent Media Items

‘Hey Boston! Thanks for the guns!’ Guerrilla ads oppose U.S. aid to Israel (Mondoweiss, 8 November 2019)

US official criticises Israel after visit to West Bank (Middle East Monitor, 8 November 2019)

Netanyahu's bet on Trump is starting to look like a costly mistake in Israel (World Politics Review, 7 November 2019)

The Democrats finally confront military aid to Israel (Mondoweiss, 7 November 2019)

Enfeebled Israel lobby strikes back on military aid (Electronic Intifada, 6 November 2019)

What is the Dáil ‘money message’ argument about? (Irish Times, 5 November 2019)

Footage leaked of Israeli officer shooting Palestinian in the back (Guardian, 3 November 2019)

Israel's top court upholds deportation of senior HRW official (Al Jazeera, 5 November 2019)

Israeli soldier shoots unarmed Palestinian in the back, leaked footage shows (Independent, 4 November 2019)

Israel extends detention of female Palestinian MP (Middle East Monitor, 4 November 2019)

Israel to release hunger-striking Jordanian national from admin detention (+972, 4 November 2019)

An EU decision over wine could have a big impact on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict (Independent, 4 November 2019)

Israeli Soldier Gets One-Month Sentence Over Killing of Gaza Teenager (New York Times, 30 October 2019)

You Can Now Take a Virtual Tour of the West Bank and Gaza (Time, 30 October 2019)

Airbnb complicit in ‘plunder of Palestinian refugee properties’ says new report (Middle East Monitor, 29 October 2019)

Bernie Sanders Just Proved It's A New Era For How Democratic Candidates Talk About Israel (Huffington Post, 29 October 2019)

'Longest trial in history': Palestinian NGO worker's case resumes for 129th time (Middle East Eye, 23 October 2019)

Arab wineries in Israel tell of the Palestinian struggle in each glass (Guardian, 4 October 2019)

The judge who designed the legal foundations of Israel's occupation (+972, 24 October 2019)

Led by Bernie Sanders, Democratic candidates vow to press Israel on Palestinian state (Japan Times, 29 October 2019)

Microsoft funded an Israeli facial recognition startup whose tech is reportedly being used to secretly surveil Palestinians (Business Insider, 28 October 2019)

Palestinian negotiator hits Trump team's 'empty words' in peace talks (The Hill, 28 October 2019)

Pelosi calls for Congress to pass resolution supporting two-state solution to Israeli-Palestinian conflict (The Hill, 28 October 2019)

Americans overwhelmingly reject anti-BDS laws, poll finds (Electronic Intifada, 23 October 2019)

UN expert calls for ban on Israeli products from settlements (Washington Post, 23 October 2019)

Meet Benny Gantz, the man who may be the post-Netanyahu face of Israel (Washington Post, 22 October 2019)

Elizabeth Warren says could cut aid to Israel over settlements (i24 News, 21 October 2019)

Buttigieg: US aid should be used as ‘leverage’ to change Israeli policies (Times of Israel, 23 October 2019)

Christian population in Palestine declining due to Israel occupation (Middle East Monitor, 21 October 2019)

The Occupied Territories Bill (Irish Times, 17 October 2019)

Hundreds of ultra-Orthodox Teens Attack Palestinians in Jerusalem (Haaretz, 19 October 2019)

Settler Involved in Dawabsha Family Murder Joins the Israeli Military (IMEMC News, 11 October 2019 2019)

Settlers attack olive harvesters, Israeli volunteers in West Bank village (+972, 16 October 2019)

Revealed: rightwing push to ban criticism of Israel on US campuses (Guardian, 17 October 2019)

Wave of settler violence kicks off olive harvest in West Bank (Middle East Monitor, 18 October 2019)

The Occupied Territories Bill (Gerry Liston, Irish Times, 17 October 2019)

Blocking of Opposition Bills is troubling (Irish Times, 7 October 2019)

The Palestinian entrepreneur bringing power to Gaza (Guardian, 27 September 2019)

A Champions League qualification match, but no players. How Israel’s permit regime throws lives into disarray (Independemt, 3 October 2019)

Arab wineries in Israel tell of the Palestinian struggle in each glass (Guardian, 9 October 2019)

The Occupied Territories Bill (Gerry Liston, Irish Times, 27 September 2019)

The Palestinian entrepreneur bringing power to Gaza (Guardian, 27 September 2019)

Israel condemned this Gazan fisherman to life in eternal darkness (Gideon Levy, Haaretz, 5 October 2019)

Sleep deprivation and a freezing cell: A Palestinian woman is interrogated by Israel (Amira Hass, Haaretz, 5 October 2019)

Last-ditch unity government talks start between Likud, Blue and White (Times of Israel, 29 September 2019)

Israel’s population passes nine million on eve of Rosh Hashanah (Haaretz, 26 September 2019)

Israel wrecks Palestine Cup final (Electronic Intifada, 24 September 2019)

Down in the Jordan Valley, the cruel wheels of the Israeli occupation keep on turning (Gideon Levy & Alec Levac, Haaretz, 20 September 2019)

The end of the Netanyahu era doesn't mean the end of the occupation (Haggai Matar, +972, 18 September 2019)

A Gantz-led government will keep alive the peace process charade (Omar Karmi, Electronic Intifada, 18 September 2019)

Please, Bibi, let the annexations begin (Gideon Levy, Haaretz, 12 September 2019)

The Monthly Humanitarian Bulletin | August 2019 (UN OCHA, 6 September 2019)

ICC prosecutor ordered to reexamine deadly Gaza flotilla incident (Times of Israel, 2 September 2019)

A summer day at the beach? For many Gazans, the conflict has put an end to that, too. (Washington Post, 28 August 2019)

For These Palestinian Kids, a First-ever Day at the Beach Means the Whole World (Haaretz, 8 August 2019)

US Ambassador To Israel David Friedman Is A Joke – He Should Be Fired (Ori Nir, Jewish Forward, 12 June 2019)

Israeli police clash with Muslim worshippers at Jerusalem holy site (Guardian, 11 August 2019)

Why Israeli police are terrorizing this Palestinian village (Gideon Levy & Alex Levac, Haartez, 9 August 2019)

The Monthly Humanitarian Bulletin | July 2019 (UN OCHA, 9 August 2019)

Gantz vows to 'pound Gaza' in future conflict if he is elected Israeli premier (Haaretz, 6 August 2019)

Israel approves 2,300 new homes for settlers in West Bank: NGO (Al Jazeera, 6 August 2019)

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Contact us

Sadaka - the Ireland Palestine Alliance
PO BOX 110
Ballyshannon PO
Co. Donegal
Email: info@sadaka.ie

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