Below is a selection of the educational resources that have been developed by Yachad. Check back here regularly as we will keep on adding to this section.

We Hereby Warn

Ex-Mossad intelligence agency chiefs voiced their opinion of the fourth-term, right-wing leader in a joint interview excerpted on the front page of Yedioth Ahronoth, Israel’s best-selling newspaper.
Published on March 28 2018
We Hereby Warn
By Amira Lam
They saw governments rise and fall, they were there when the most difficult decisions were made, and they devoted their life – always in complete secrecy and far away from the eye of the media – to the security of their country. A moment …

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The Relocation of the US Embassy to Jerusalem

Background
When the UN presented its petition plan in 1947, with a Jewish state next to an Arab state, Jerusalem remained separate and was meant to be an “international city”. The UN’s plan was rejected by the region’s Arab leader and was accepted by the Jewish leaders. A year after in 1948, during the war that followed Israel’s declaration of independence, the “international city” was left divided with its western part under Israel’s control and its eastern half, including the …

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Jubilee Haggadah

SISO, the Israel-Diaspora partnership to Save Israel and Stop the Occupation, have prepared the Jubilee Haggadah to mark 50 years of Israeli occupation of the West Bank.
Thirty authors, artists and thinkers from throughout the Jewish world have joined together — in commentary, song, and moral outcry — and proposed contemporary interpretations to the Haggadah. Contributors range from Amos Oz to Sarah Silverman, Achinoam Nini to Leon Wieseltier, Anat Hoffman to Carol Gilligan.
The Haggadah …

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The “Outpost Legalisation” bill, explained

Contents:
What is the difference between a “legal” and “illegal” settlement?
What is the “legalisation” bill?
What kind of impact would the bill have?
Who is pushing the bill?
Why is this happening now?
What has Israel’s attorney general said?
What have Israeli politicians who oppose the law said?
How has the international community responded?
How has Yachad responded?
 
What is the difference between a “legal” and “illegal” settlement?
Under Israeli law, a West Bank …

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Recognition of Palestine

Why is international recognition of a Palestinian state on the agenda? How does international recognition of Palestine work?
Read our in-depth guide below or click here to view in a …

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Settlements

In our report, we ask the key questions about Israel’s West Bank settlements – the subject of furious debate around the world:
What and where are the settlements? What is their legal status? Who are the settlers? Are the settlements good for Israel’s security? Are the settlements an obstacle to peace?
Read the report below or click here to view in a new …

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Security Conference Videos

On Sunday, 6 March Yachad, together with the New Israel Fund UK, held a groundbreaking Security Conference, bringing together 250 people in central London to discuss how best to build a safe and secure future for Israel.
Below you can find videos of some of the sessions. To see a full programme, click here.
Opening Plenary
Opening plenary 1: Core Security Challenges Facing Israel Today
Chair: Jonathan Freedland
Panel: Talia Sasson, Eyal Ben Reuven, Aziz Abu Sarah, Danny Seidemann Opening …

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Research

On the 12th November, 2015, City University published independent academic research on British Jewish attitudes towards Israel. Funded by Yachad, 1,131 adult British Jews were surveyed on their views on Israel by Ipsos Mori between March and June of 2015. The research design, analysis and interpretation of the data was carried out by a research team comprising: Stephen Miller, Emeritus Professor of Social Research in the Department of Sociology at City University London; Margaret Harris, …

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EU Labelling of Settlement Products

The EU is introducing labelling of settlement products. What does this mean? Why now? Will it help?
 
Find out more about EU labelling in our comprehensive guide below, or click here to view in a separate …

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