Tag Archives: Medical Aid for Palestinians

Join in: 50 Days of Action for MAP

15 May – 3 July – 50 Days of Action YOUR opportunity to raise funds for MAP–Medical Aid for Palestinians As most of you will know, Nakba Day on 15 May 2017 began a season of painful commemoration for Palestinians. … Continue reading

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MAP: Four Gaza hospitals shut down as fuel crisis deepens: Patients’ Lives at risk

Along with MAP–Medical Aid for Palestinians, we are deeply concerned and ‘alarmed that four hospitals in Gaza have been forced to close due to the deepening fuel shortage.’ Fikr Shalltoot, MAP’s Director of Programmes in Gaza, notes: “All patients are … Continue reading

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New MAP-PHRI-WHO infographic: Israeli policies jeopardise Palestinian lives

Dear all The latest infographic from Medical Aid for Palestinians (MAP) and Physicians for Human Rights – Israel (PHRI) explores how the Israeli Government’s restrictions on freedom of movement are putting the lives of Palestinian patients at risk. [credit: map.org.uk, 3 Feb 2017] … Continue reading

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In memory of Jo Cox MP

Dear All Like MAP – Medical Aid for Palestinians – and Scottish Friends of Palestine, Oban Concern for Palestine would like to remember Jo Cox MP, who was viciously murdered on 16 June 2016 while holding a constituency surgery. She … Continue reading

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Gaza one year on – JVP, Jewish Voice for Peace re-release Gaza Names video

Gaza Names video re-released by JVP – Jewish Voice for Peace A year ago, Israel began its overwhelming 50-day military attack on Gaza while the world’s governments looked on. Israel was armed—and diplomatically protected—by the United States. Over 2,200 Palestinians … Continue reading

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Gaza: Several Motions in the Scottish Parliament achieve cross-party support

The ceasefire in Gaza seems to be holding – just. According to MAP – Medical Aid for Palestinians, “after 30 days of intense attacks in which at least 1,875 Palestinians have been killed including at least 430 children, a temporary … Continue reading

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9Aug2013: Fundraising dinner in Oban for Medical Aid for Palestinians

Considering the awful events in Syria that add to the many horrors Palestinians always have to face, Oban Concern for Palestine are grateful to have received an offer from a local lady to lay on a charity three-course dinner to raise … Continue reading

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