EuroMed Rights work on Palestine, Israel and the Palestinians focuses on promoting a human rights-based approach to Israel/Palestine and bringing the international focus to the respect for international law, equality and human rights, including Palestinians’ right to self-determination, in the EU and Member States’ bilateral relations with Israel and the Palestinian Authority. For two decades now, EuroMed Rights has constantly highlighted the pervasive system of control administered by Israel over Palestinians in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT), while denying them their right to self-determination and controlling virtually all aspects of their lives without giving them any say. EuroMed Rights, together with its members and partners, advocate relentlessly towards the EU and its Member States, based on research and evidence-based advocacy, to support the opening of an investigation by the International Criminal Court (ICC), which finally became a reality in March 2021.
EuroMed Rights solidarity mission to Palestine
From 13 to 19 May 2023, EuroMed Rights conducted a mission in Palestine to express solidarity with Palestinian civil society on both sides of the green line. Since its
EU Member States must address the structural discrimination, repression and occupation of Palestinians by Israel
Ahead of the next UN Universal Periodic Review of Israel’s human rights record scheduled for 9 May 2023, and based on its member’s interventions to the UN Human Rights Council, EuroMed