Gaza 20/20

The UN has stated that Gaza, Palestinei is expected to be unlivable in 2020.  For the nearly 2 million Palestinians in Gaza, Israel’s persecution and collective punishment has already made life there unbearable.

 

The Gaza 20/20 campaign is internationally focused on bringing consciousness to the grave situation, and leading to action to call on governments to call the Israeli government to accountability.

 SCROLL TO THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGE TO SIGN PETITION.

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In Canada, Just Peace Advocates partners with Al-Haq to bring this message to our Canadian government, pointing out Canadian Accountability through both international and domestic law.

 

Domestic Law: Canadian sanctions laws implement United Nations Security Council (UNSC) sanctions regimes under the United Nations Act, as well as Canadian autonomous sanctions regimes under the Special Economic Measures Act. Under the Special Economic Measures Act, sanctions are required when gross and systematic human rights violations have been committed in a foreign state

 

International Law: Under Article 1 of the Fourth Geneva Convention, all high signatories in which Canada is one, are required to take actions to ensure that violations of the Fourth Geneva Convention do not occur under any circumstance.

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Click HERE to listen to Rania Muhareb, legal researcher with Al Haq with Roger Waters on impunity for Israeli killing in Gaza, April 2018, Barcelona. "

Organizations are invited to sign the following letter to call the Canadian government to account.  Click HERE.


In Canada that call is for #economicsanctions #militaryembargo until the blockade is lifted.

 

Check out the grave situation on the ground for the people of Palestine living in Gaza: 

Legal field research by Al Haq is available HERE

Al Haq publications on Gaza re available HERE

 

Information on the campaign can be printed to share from HERE.

I join in the call that

the Canadian government respect its own domestic law, the Special Economic Measures Act, and

its responsibility under Article 1 of the Fourth Geneva Convention,

by implementing a military embargo and economic sanctions on the military state of Israel until the blockade on Gaza is lifted.  

Who's signing

Eric Mills
Hart Jansson
Roger Fowler
rachida boumedine
Bryant Jordan
S. C. Maurin
Ann Wright
Zohar Chamberlain Regev
Roy Brady
Phil Soubliere
Mary Cowper-Smith
Gordon Timbers
Sandra Hartline
Peter Moller
Johanna Padelt
Lynne Rochon
Amy Zavitz
carole and karl condé and beveridge
David Lubell
David Heap
Elaine Hughes
Stephen Aberle
Greg Albo
Richard Roman
Patrick Furey
Alannah Fricker
Debbie Hubbard
G Park
293 signatures

Will you sign?


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  • Eric Mills
    signed 2018-11-21 02:18:08 -0500
  • Hart Jansson
    @HartJansson tweeted link to this page. 2018-11-20 17:56:02 -0500
    Sign the petition Gaza 20/20 calling for Sanctions until the Israeli military blockade is lifted. https://www.justpeaceadvocates.ca/gaza_20_20_perceptions_and_realities?recruiter_id=445
  • Hart Jansson
    signed 2018-11-20 17:55:37 -0500
  • Roger Fowler
    signed 2018-11-20 13:34:06 -0500
    Concerted international action is needed to end Israel’s illegal and inhumane blockade of Gaza.
  • rachida boumedine
    signed via 2018-11-20 11:37:37 -0500
  • Bryant Jordan
    signed via 2018-11-20 10:18:43 -0500
  • S. C. Maurin
    signed via 2018-11-20 09:55:28 -0500
    What you do affects us all!
  • Ann Wright
    @AnnWright46 tweeted link to this page. 2018-11-20 08:41:42 -0500
    Sign the petition Gaza 20/20 calling for Sanctions until the Israeli military blockade is lifted. https://www.justpeaceadvocates.ca/gaza_20_20_perceptions_and_realities?recruiter_id=437
  • Ann Wright
    signed 2018-11-20 08:41:16 -0500
  • Zohar Chamberlain Regev
    signed 2018-11-20 08:35:42 -0500
    I am signing on behalf of Rumbo a Gaza the Spanish campaign in the Freedom Flotilla Coalition https://www.rumboagaza.org/
  • Roy Brady
    signed 2018-11-20 06:00:49 -0500
  • Phil Soubliere
    signed 2018-11-19 20:45:34 -0500
  • Mary Cowper-Smith
    signed 2018-11-19 20:42:47 -0500
  • Gordon Timbers
    signed 2018-11-19 20:42:06 -0500
  • Sandra Hartline
    signed 2018-11-19 17:46:38 -0500
  • Peter Moller
    signed 2018-11-19 16:27:36 -0500
  • Johanna Padelt
    signed 2018-11-19 12:13:55 -0500
  • Lynne Rochon
    signed 2018-11-19 11:52:01 -0500
  • Amy Zavitz
    signed 2018-11-19 10:57:34 -0500
  • carole and karl condé and beveridge
    signed 2018-11-19 10:10:42 -0500
  • David Lubell
    signed 2018-11-19 09:59:32 -0500
  • David Heap
    signed 2018-11-19 09:00:04 -0500
  • Elaine Hughes
    signed 2018-11-19 08:55:15 -0500
  • Stephen Aberle
    signed 2018-11-18 21:27:39 -0500
  • Greg Albo
    signed 2018-11-18 18:43:04 -0500
  • Richard Roman
    signed 2018-11-18 17:53:17 -0500
  • Patrick Furey
    signed 2018-11-17 17:52:03 -0500
  • Alannah Fricker
    signed 2018-11-16 17:09:30 -0500
  • Debbie Hubbard
    signed 2018-11-16 13:20:07 -0500
  • G Park
    signed 2018-11-16 09:59:42 -0500