|Jerusalem: A City on Edge|
A new report by WCLAC, “Jerusalem: A City on Edge”, focuses on some of the current pressures facing Palestinian communities in East Jerusalem as seen through the eyes of women. The report is based on 100 testimonies of women collected between 2012 and 2015.
|Independent Commission of Inquiry-Gaza war|
According to the Commission, 2,251 Palestinians and 73 Israelis were killed during the 51-day conflict. The Commission found that 1,462 of the Palestinian fatalities were civilians (65 per cent), including 299 women (20 per cent) and 551 children (38 per cent)
|WCLAC field researcher shot during weekly demonstration|
On Friday, 3 April 2015, Manal Tamimi, an activist and field researcher with the Women’s Centre for Legal Aid and Counselling (WCLAC), was shot in the leg by an Israeli soldier during the weekly protest in the village of An Nabi Saleh.