Occupied Palestinian Territory
What does Oxfam do in the Occupied Palestinian Territory and Israel (OPTI)?
The new Israel-Palestine negotiations must make up for 20 years of missed opportunity since the Oslo Accords. All parties must halt actions on the ground which continue to undermine the chance of peace.
A year after all 27 EU countries committed to challenging settlement expansion, forced displacement, and demolition of Palestinian property in an unprecedented Foreign Affairs Council statement, approvals for illegal settlements have increased.
The ceasefire agreed between the Government of Israel and Hamas on 21 November 2012, following the recent military escalation in Gaza and southern Israel, provides an unprecedented opportun
Martin Hartberg, Oxfam Policy Officer in Jerusalem said:
An Israeli airstrike has destroyed one Oxfam supported, left another damaged in North West Gaza City.