UN publishes list of 112 companies operating in Israeli settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territories
In February 2020, the UN published a list of companies with business ties to Israeli settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territories (OPTs). The list's publication comes after years of delay following a UN Human Rights Council mandate for the...
Author: Mark Allix & Paul Vecchiatto, Mail & Guardian [So. Africa]
Karsten Farms, a South African agricultural company…has terminated relations with the Israeli co-operative Hadiklaim. Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions in South Africa (BDS SA), a lobby group, said…Karsten Farms undertook "not to enter into any trade...
- Related companies: Hadiklaim
Author: Intl. Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) & others
This report documents the effects of Israeli settlements on Palestinian rights and livelihoods…It outlines the economic links between Europe and the settlements, naming the most common settlement products sold in Europe and detailing the involvement of...
- Related stories: Report: "Trading away peace: How Europe helps sustain illegal Israeli settlements"
- Related in-depth areas: Israel & Palestine
- Related companies: Agrexco Ahava Alstom Co-operative Group Deutsche Bahn G4S Hadiklaim HeidelbergCement Mekorot SodaStream Unilever Veolia (formerly Vivendi Environnement)
Author: Courier-Journal [USA]
The assembly voted 457-180 to recommend a boycott of Israeli exports that are produced in occupied Palestinian territories. The measure calls on “all nations to prohibit the import of products made by enterprises in Israeli settlements on Palestinian...