• MUSAWA Launches Initiative to Unify, Rebuild, and Improve Justice System

    The announcement of the national reconciliation agreement is a historic opportunity to unify and rebuild the official justice system (the Supreme Constitutional Court, the formal judicial system, t...

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  • The 8th Palestine Justice Conference

    Wednesday 13-12-2017 – Ramallah and Gaza: MUSAWA – The Palestinian Center for the Independence of the Judiciary and the Legal Profession, supported by Sawasya, the UNDP/UN Women/UNICEF Joint Progra...

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  • MUSAWA Publishes Issue no. (33) of Justice and Law Journal

    MUSAWA – The Palestinian Center for the Independence of the Judiciary and the Legal Profession announces the publishing of issue no. (33) of Justice and Law: a journal which contains academically a...

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  • MUSAWA Releases Eye on Justice (23)

    MUSAWA – The Palestinian Center for the Independence of the Judiciary and the Legal Profession released issue no. 23 of the Eye on Justice Gazette. The Gazette consists of 84 pages, and documents t...

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Position paper: Draft Decree-Law on the High Criminal Court, and Draft Decree...

Position Paper: Decree-Law No. (9) Of 2018 on the High Criminal Court, and Decree-Law No. (10) Of 2018 on Cybercrime   Having stated our views on the Decree-Law No. (9) Of 2018 on the High Criminal Court, dated 03/05/2018 and which came to replace the Decree-Law No. (24) Of 2017 on the High Criminal Court, as well as the Decree-Law No. (10) Of 2018 on Cybercrime, which was issued on the same date to replace the Decree-Law No. (16) Of 2017 on Cybercrime; and having studied the position papers issued by Civil Society Organizations (CS...

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Palestine's Decline on the World Press Freedom Index is a Normal Consequence ...

2019-04-20

West Bank and Gaza Strip

Human Rights Defenders / West Bank / Gaza / Core Program 2016-2019 / position paper

Palestine's Decline on the World Press Freedom Index is a Normal Consequence of Enforcing the Legislation of Cyber Crimes and the High Criminal Court   The 2019 Press Freedom Index, issued on 18/4/2019 by Reporters Without Borders organization, showed a decline in Palestine’s ranking on the index, as it dropped down to 137, while it occupied the 134 place last year. MUSAWA- The Palestinian Center for the Independence of the Judiciary and the Legal Profession, believes that the mentioned decline is not surprising, but rather a cha...

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MUSAWA Supports and Endorses the Decision of the Bar Association to Suspend ...

2019-04-20

West Bank and Gaza Strip

Human Rights Defenders / West Bank / Gaza / Core Program 2016-2019 / position paper

MUSAWA Supports and Endorses the Decision of the Bar Association to Suspend Work before the High Criminal Court   On Sunday, lawyers are anticipated to suspend their work before the High Criminal Court in adherence with the Palestinian Bar Association’s decision, which provided for suspending the work before the court in protest against its performance that affects the fair trial guarantees and the right of defense. However, the lawyers broadened the scope of their demands to include the abolition of the court and the decree-law on its...

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