Below is a selection of key documents on the human rights situation in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, published by both independent non-governmental organisations and by the United Nations.


Previous Reports
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NGO Documents

  • EMHRN and ICCO STATEMENT Severe violations of human rights in the Gaza Strip 04-July 2006

United Nations Documents
Government Documents
Other Documents
  • A teacher from the Netherlands writes letter to the Israeli Ambassador, concerning the occupation (January 2004) Read letter

 PCHR International Activities

World Social Forum 2003

Mr. Raji Sourani, Director of PCHR delivered a lecture at a seminar at the World Social Forum, which was attended by 15,000 members of the forum. Read it here

PCHR granted Bruno Kreisky Human Rights Prize

The international and independent jury of the Bruno Kreisky Prize for Outstanding Achievements in the Area of Human Rights unanimously decided to grant one of two awards for 2002 jointly to PCHR and well-known Israeli journalist Amira Hass.  Read more...

See photos from the award ceremony here

Read Amira Hass' speach for the Bruno Kreisky award ceremony here