Human Rights Tour Itinerary
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Outline of activities in the ELJC Israel Human Rights Trip
(9th May: becoming final at last, still waiting for details on some activities)
Friday 17th May:
Late morning: orientation meeting.
Afternoon: E. Jerusalem, Silwan, Sheikh Jarrah, Wall, house demolitions (half-day ICAHD tour).
Evening: erev Shabbat service (optional)
Saturday 18th May:
All day: accompany PHR-I mobile clinic in the West Bank, escorted by Sharon Barnett of PHR-I.
Sunday 19th May:
Monday 20th May:
All day ICAHD tour:
Beit Arabiya (ICAHD Peace Center)
Tuesday 21st May:
Morning: Jerusalem Old City (tourist half-day)
Evening: meeting with Combatants for Peace. Two ex-fighters, an Israeli and a Palestinian, will tell us their personal stories and how they came to choose non-violence as the way forward.
Wednesday 22nd May:
Thursday 23rd May:
Morning: Tel-Aviv, tour with Amnesty learning about the situation of refugees in Israel
Afternoon: PHR Israel open clinic in Tel Aviv, details tbc
Friday 24th May:
Bethlehem area: Battir (UNESCO world heritage village), Al-Masara and Al-Walaja to see the effect of the separation wall round Bethlehem, Bethlehem itself, Aidaa camp, guided by Aaron Garcia (student of Rabbi Mark's, on six-month EAPPI tour).
Saturday 25th May:
Neve Shalom (unconfirmed).
Time off in Tel Aviv.
Party! Social mixer, (before dinner, meet some youth, and then open social time with all the other partner organizations invited) 5-7pm, with music(?), refreshments .