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Short Film on PCHR’s Efforts to Abolish Death Penalty

[embed]https://youtu.be/Nsxs9fExOYE[/embed] On 22 December 2015, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) published a short film about death penalty showing efforts exerted for years by PCHR to put an end to this punishment. This film was made in conclusion of a series of activities carried out by PCHR as part of the eight-month "Advocacy against Death Penalty" project, during which, PCHR promoted its ongoing efforts to stop this inhumane punishment. The film briefly displayed the quality of those activities. Additionally, it included the legal and logical grounds on which PCHR built its justifications to stop this punishment, especially in light of the...

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In Conclusion of “Advocacy against Death Penalty” Project, PCHR Publishes Short Film on PCHR’s Efforts to Abolish Death Penalty

Ref: 68/2015 On 22 December 2015, the Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) published a short film about death penalty showing efforts exerted for years by PCHR to put an end to this punishment. This film was made in conclusion of a series of activities carried out by PCHR as part of the eight-month "Advocacy against Death Penalty" project, during which, PCHR promoted its ongoing efforts to stop this inhumane punishment. The film briefly displayed the quality of those activities. Additionally, it included the legal and logical grounds on which PCHR built its justifications to stop this punishment, especially in light of...

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Videos and Photos Showing Israeli Violations Against Palestinian Civilians

Social media publishes videos and photos about the atrocities and crimes committed by Israeli forces, police officers and settlers against the Palestinian civilians. These incidents have increased lately following the ongoing escalation in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) along with shooting incidents and employment of excessive lethal force in  confronting protests. In some cases, Israeli forces claim that shootings or other practices were carried out in response to the Palestinians' attempts to stab Israelis. However, the videos and photos showing the employment of excessive force reflect shooting-to-kill policy in violation of the international standards. PCHR established this section, which includes some videos...

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Documentary about the International Criminal Law Moot Court project

[embed]https://youtu.be/Cl07Mjv8jsQ[/embed] In February 2011 the Palestinian Centre for Human Rights, together with UNDP and OHCHR, launched the first International Criminal Law Moot Court project in Gaza. In this unique pilot project, thirtylaw students from three Gaza based universities (Al Azhar University, IslamicUniversity, and the University of Palestine) received expert training oninternational criminal law, including: the Rome Statute of the InternationalCriminal Court (ICC), case law, how to prepare written submissions, and how topresent oral submissions. International legal experts from all over the world came to Gaza and provided legal training to the coaches and students of the three participating universities.  At the end of a...

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Documentary: Justice and Accountability in Gaza

[embed]https://youtu.be/fambYbgCTfA[/embed] This is a documentary about the struggle for justice for victims of Israeli war crimes and crimes against humanity committed in the occupied Palestinian territory. The film follows the work of the Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) as it attempts to achieve justice for those victims it represents. Some of those victims of Israel’s military offensive of 2008-2009 (‘Operation Cast Lead’) tell their stories. It illustrates the perpetuated impunity that exists within the Israeli legal system. Of the 490 criminal complaints PCHR filed to the Israeli Military Prosecutor, on behalf of 626 victims, the vast majority remained unanswered or without...

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