Outreach by Year

International Advocacy 2013
Highlights: NGO statements and reports to the UN Universal Periodic Review of Israel. UN Committee on the Rights of the Child issues strong Concluding Observations. Adalah submits briefing papers for the 2013 EU ENP Progress Report of Israel.
International Advocacy 2012
HIGHLIGHTS - NGO Coalition submits report to Committee Against Torture. Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination presents Concluding Observations following Adalah's briefing mission. Presentations and meetings in US.
International Advocacy 2011
Highlights: Adalah, the EMHRN, and the Arab Association for Human Rights (HRA) publish "The EU and the Palestinian Arab Minority in Israel." EU immediately calls upon Israel for the first time to "to increase efforts to address the economic and social situation of the Arab minority, to enhance their integration in Israeli society, and protect their rights.'
International Advocacy 2010
Highlights: UNESCR List of Issues in December 2010 included approximately 20 issues on rights of the Arab citizens of Israel. Adalah submitted material, including an OSI Justice Initiative Report, to the UN and to the UN Independent Legal Expert Group (ILEG) assessing domestic investigations following the Goldstone Mission's Report recommendations.
International Advocacy 2009
Highlights: Report - "Occupation, Colonialism, Apartheid? A re-assessment of Israel's practices in the OPT under international law." The UN Committee Against Torture (CAT) issued its Concluding Observations (COs) on Israel. The EU-Israel Association Council (AC) decided at its meeting in 6/09 to put the upgrade of the EU's relations with Israel on hold out of concern for human rights.
International Advocacy 2008
Highlights: Two delegation trips to South Africa. Adalah Attorney Fatmeh El-Ajou testified before the UN Special Committee to Investigate Israeli Practices Affecting the Human Rights of the Palestinian People. Adalah Attorney Suhad Bishara's speaking tour in France and Belgium on Adalah's Democratic Constitution.
International Advocacy 2007
Highlights: UN Rejects the Jewish National Fund's Application for Consultative Status with UN Economic and Social Council following intervention from Habitat International Coalition and Adalah. US State Department 2006 Country Report on Human Rights Practices in Israel.
International Advocacy 2006
Highlights: "Israel's Human Rights Violations as a Breach of its Obligations Under the EU-Israel Action Plan," submitted to the European Parliament's Sub-Committee on Human Rights. Adalah briefed embassy representatives in Israel on the Supreme Court's decision to uphold the Ban on Family Unification Law.
International Advocacy 2005
Highlights: Briefing Papers: 'The Israeli Army's Exploitation of the "Absolute Military Necessity" Exception to Justify its Policy of Home Demolitions in the Occupied Palestinian Territories,' The Use of Palestinian Civilians as Human Shields by the Israeli Army.'
International Advocacy 2004
Highlights: Adalah Report to the UN Working Group on Indigenous Populations (UNWGIP). Land Rights and the Indigenous Palestinian Arab Citizens of Israel.
International Advocacy 2003
UN CERD 63rd Session. UN HRC 78th Session. UN CECSR 30th Session.
International Advocacy 2002
NGO Delegation Visit to Brussels, Belgium. Submissions to OHCHR on violations of international human rights and humanitarian law during 2002 attacks on OPT. Presentation to Inter-Parliamentary Union on MK Azmi Bishara's 2002 indictment.
International Advocacy 2001
UN World Conference Against Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia and Related Intolerance - Durban, South Africa, August-September 2001.
International Advocacy 1997-2000
Reports to UNCESCR, UNHCHR, UN Human Rights Commission Emergency Session on Israel/Palestine, and UNCERD.