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MADA and DCAF sign partnership agreement on the right of access to information

Author Source The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA) and the Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF) signed a partnership agreement in the framework of an upcoming project targeting the right of access to information in Palestine. The project aims to increase awareness among …

Leaked cable suggests PA hid torture death

Author Jared Malsin Source Palestinian security officials privately offered American diplomats candid details about the 2009 death of a detainee while they publicly refuted allegations of torture, according to a US diplomatic cable recently released by WikiLeaks. Suspected Hamas member Haitham Amr, a nurse at a Hebron hospital, died less …

The Coalition to defend freedom of opinion and expression meet with the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human

Author Source Ramallah – 16/05/2011: The coalition to defend freedom of opinion and expression met today with Matthias Behnke, Head of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) in Palestine, at the headquarters of the Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA) in Ramallah …

Hunger, arrests and broken promises on Prisoners Day

Author Source Palestine Monitor On Prisoners’ Day, the Palestinian Authority arrested Hafez Amar, a Palestinian activist marching to the Israeli prison of Ofer, according to the Sawt Al Manara Facebook page. Part of the March 15 youth group behind Ramallah’s hungerstrike, Hafez Amar was marching with a small group of …

The coalition to defend freedom of expression met the director of PGMC

Author Source Ramallah – 07/04/2011: The coalition to defend freedom of expression met the Director of Government Media Center, to discuss ways of joint cooperation to halt violations of freedom of opinion and expression, as well as talk about the laws organizing media work in Palestine. The meeting took place …