PWWSD and EFI welcome the report of the Commission of Inquiry and engender its findings

10 Mar 2019

The Palestinian Working Woman Society for Development (PWWSD) and the EuroMed Feminist Initiative – EFI welcome the report, issued on Thursday the 28th of February 2019, by the independent, international commission of inquiry (the Commission/ CoI) that was dispatched in May 2018 by the United Nations Human Rights Council, in resolution S-28/1 to “investigate all alleged violations and abuses of international humanitarian law and international human rights law in the OPT, including East Jerusalem, particularly in the occupied Gaza Strip, in the context of the military assaults on the large-scale civilian protests that began on 30 March 2018” and “to identify those responsible, to make recommendations, in particular on accountability measures and on protecting civilians against any further assaults”.