The coronavirus pandemic has forced all of us to change the way we work. ALLMEP members, whose work is essential to many Israeli and Palestinian communities, and centers around bringing people together, this crisis has posed a tremendous challenge.
COVID-19 has the exact same approach as our network: people-to-people. This crisis has created enormous disruption for the peacebuilding community, and with the threat of annexation on the horizon, their values are needed more than ever.
ALLMEP strongly objects to the unjust detention of seven peace activists from our member organization, the Gaza Youth Committee.
We are greatly troubled by President Trump’s plan for Israeli-Palestinian peace and its dangerous breaks with longstanding norms regarding how peace can be achieved in our region.
The release of the long-promised “Deal of the Century” represents several controversial and dangerous breaks from international norms.
The Alliance for Middle East Peace (ALLMEP) applauds Congress for its continued bipartisan support of U.S. foreign assistance programs in the FY20 omnibus bill unveiled on December 17th. […]
ALLMEP thanks Representatives Eliot Engel and Michael McCaul, and Senators James Risch and Bob Menendez for their efforts urging the U.S. Administration to continue funding for diplomacy and development programs.
In a thoughtful opinion piece in The Times of Israel, writer Jonah Naghi discussed the International Fund for Ireland as a model for promoting Israeli-Palestinian reconciliation. […]
After receiving the 2019 Gilel Storch Award, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg made the generous choice to divide the prize among three organizations, including ALLMEP member Hand in Hand: Center for Jewish-Arab Education. […]
In advance of the Bahrain Workshop, the White House has released its proposal for Palestinian economic development, entitled “Peace to Prosperity.” We at ALLMEP recognized instantly that the document featured familiar faces from our member organizations […]