Contribution details

Sabeel 2012-2014 Community Programme /Sabeels Conference

Activity start: 1/1/2012 - Activity end: 12/31/2014

Strategic Partner organisation 175
Swedish responsible organisation Diakonia
Local implementing organisation Sabeel Ecumenical Liberation Theology Center
Sida department Unit CSO
Strategy Info
Sector group Democracy, human rights and gender equality
  Budget Outcome
2012 351,000 351,000
2013 360,000 360,000

Description, goals and expected results

Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza Strip live in an odd and oppressive limbo. They have no nation, no citizenship, and no ultimate power over their own lives. Since 1967, when Israel conquered these areas the final 22% of mandatory Palestine, Palestinians have been living under Israeli military occupation. While in some parts Israel has allowed Palestinian autonomous entity to take on such municipal function

Results achived by the end of the activity period

Overall Objective: A strengthened and better informed community that works for justice and peace for all the people of the land through a spirituality of non-violence. A presence of activities that will keep the community steadfast to continue to work for change Specific Objectives: Develop a spirituality of nonviolence to resist the occupation Raise awareness of the community on the challenging realities on th