West Bank: Palestinian farmers unable to harvest their olivesPublished on 11 October 2019 | NewsEvery year, in the occupied West Bank, October is the harvesting period for olive trees. A time that exacerbates tensions between Palestinian and Israelis. Two Palestinian farmers, supported by Première Urgence Internationale, share their testimonies of the attacks they suffered.
Settler violence in Occupied Palestinian Territory: “I didn’t know what to do to protect my baby”Published on 14 May 2019 | NewsSettler violence against Palestinian civilians are an almost daily occurrence in the West Bank. In 2018, due to settler violence, 119 Palestinians were injured, and 3 Palestinians were killed. Première Urgence Internationale met Raja, a Palestinian mother of three, who has been victim of a settler attack with her children.
In Lebanon, Syrian refugee camps caught in the storm NormaPublished on 30 January 2019 | NewsA strong windstorm called Norma reached Lebanon affecting informal Syrian refugee camps in Akkar and in the Bekaa valley. Première Urgence Internationale, which launched its first emergency response in Lebanon in 1996, intervened to support the populations