More than 10 000 South African School Students March Against Woolworths over Israel Trade

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South African trade unions and solidarity organisations are calling for a boycott of the Woolworths retailer over its refusal to stop selling Israeli products


On Nakba day, Palestinian civil society in besieged Gaza decries collective failure to ensure accountability for Israeli massacre

To Palestinians everywhere, and in Gaza in particular, the 1948 Nakba is ongoing


BDS roundup: Lauryn Hill cancels Israel concert and Israeli company loses Olympics security contract

Plus: 20 South African businesses boycott security company over prison links, BDS campaign launched in Egypt, UK bank divests from Israeli arms company, French multinational Veolia sells nearly all Israeli businesses and Quebec union federation adopts BDS

Media Room

Regarding the so-called “Friends of Palestine Association”

It has recently come to our attention that an organisation calling itself the “Friends of Palestine Association” has been claiming to have donated money to and been in communication with the Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC). This is totally false. … Continue reading 


French firms pulls out of Jerusalem cable car after government warning

Safege and Poma has taken the only sensible decision and have avoided participating in Israel’s colonisation of Palestinian land

News, Statements

Israel votes for permanent occupation and apartheid – it must face international isolation

This is a victory of apartheid and colonialism that should be met with sanctions against Israel by world governments and the UN


Palestine Power Generation Company withdraws from Israel gas deal

PPGC had signed in early 2014 a memorandum of understanding with the Israeli-American “Delek-Noble” consortium to buy “Israeli gas” for the planned power plant near Jenin


Palestinian civil society condemns Canadian government disinformation and repression against boycott movement

The Canadian government has signed an agreement with Israel to counter the BDS movement


Boycott the Muslim Leadership Initiative and similar attempts to “Faithwash” Israel’s Regime of Oppression

The MLI is a BDS bashing project that seeks Palestinian fig leaves[4] to hide its dishonest agenda. The BNC strongly condemns the MLI and calls all people of conscience to boycott it.


The amazing things we achieved together in 2014


A look back at some of the key BDS developments of 2014


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