Below is a message from the IWPS, a great organisation and one that ISM on
occasion works together with:
The International Women's Peace Service-Palestine is currently recruiting
The International Women's Peace Service (IWPS) is a small team of
international female human-rights activists in Palestine.
provide accompaniment to Palestinian civilians (including farmers during
the olive harvest), document and non-violently intervene in human-rights
abuses support Palestinians in their non-violent resistance to end the
Israeli military occupation and construction of the barrier throughout
IWPS is run entirely by volunteers, and is committed to peace and justice.
IWPS is currently inviting applications from women who would like to join
Successful applicants will be invited to our 6 day training being held in
Portugal in September 2012. You will
be expected to serve 1-3 months in
the West Bank, as well as supporting our work outside of
Palestine. Applicants should be able to commit to further terms of 1-3
months in Palestine. The training will be provided by experienced IWPS
volunteers, who freely give their time.
Short term volunteers, who commit to a single, one month term are also
welcome to apply.
For more information and to download an application pack please go to:
or contact us on appl...@gmail.com
Please apply as soon as possible to be considered for the next training,
as places are limited.