|In Memoriam: Maha Abu-Dayyeh (24 August 1951 – 9 January 2015)
It is with deepest sorrow that the members of the Women’s Centre for Legal Aid and Counselling announce the passing of its co-founder and General Director, Ms. Maha Abu-Dayyeh. Maha died in the early morning hours on 9 January 2015, surrounded by her beloved family, after a long and courageous
|UK Parliament votes in favour of recognising State of Palestine |
On 13 October a non-binding motion was brought before the lower chamber of the UK Parliament that: “this House recognise the State of Palestine alongside the State of Israel". Following the debate, the House voted 274 in favour of the motion, with 12 votes against.