Tuesday, April 21 – Earlier today the Chair of the UN Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People Mr. Cheikh Niang (Permanent Representative of Senegal to the United Nations in New York) moderated a virtual conversation with 3 Palestinian civil society representatives: Mr. Ali Gheith, a Palestinian journalist and activist in East Jerusalem; Ms. Randa Siniora, Palestinian human rights and women’s rights activist and General Director of the Women’s Center for Legal Aid and Counselling in Ramallah; and Mr. Issam Younis, the Director–General of the Al Mezan Center for Human Rights in Gaza on the topic “The COVID-19 Pandemic Under Occupation – National Resilience and International Support”. The event was held with the participation of the Bureau of the Committee.
The link to the full video can be accessed HERE:
Document Sources: Al Mezan Centre for Human Rights, Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People (CEIRPP), Division for Palestinian Rights (DPR), Women's Centre for Legal Aid and Counseling
Country: State of Palestine
Subject: Annexation, Health, Human rights and international humanitarian law, Legal issues, Living conditions, NGOs/Civil Society, Occupation, Population, Protection
Publication Date: 21/04/2020
URL source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CRW_igwYTl4