Tuesday, June 19, 2018

​Indiscretions in the newest UNRWA textbooks​

Having read the UNRWA official response ​to ​their critics, UNRWA declares that they found some 3% of the total pages inconsistent with UN values of neutrality, gender equity and age-appropriateness, but they do not...

UNRWA’s textbooks

Marcus Sheff’s “Time for UNRWA to face the truth about its textbooks” (Comment & Features, February 18) is correct in its findings that UNRWA books, supplied by the Palestinian Authority, indoctrinate the next generation...

No vetting of Textbooks Exists in Jerusalem Arab schools, Located in Sovereign Israel

I was present in the Knesset Education Committee on jan 30, 2017 when that Knesset committee sent an urgent directive to the Jerusalem Municipality to vet the school books fro Arab Schools in Jerusalem. However,...

The Palestinian textbook problem

On what values does the Palestinian Authority and United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) school system raise and educate generations of students? Dr. Arnon Gross, formerly a senior Arabic language broadcaster at Voice...

The case for shuttering UNRWA schools’ doors closed…permanently

The US government decision to suspend funds to UNRWA schools until reforms take place in UNRWA has raised some eyebrows. Why did the US suspend funds to UNRWA in the first place? Since 1999, Hamas has...

Australian Handout An Aid To extremism

ON 29 May 2012, then-minister for foreign affairs Bob Carr signed an agreement with then-UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) head Filippo Grandi, to provide $90 million for Palestinian refugees for...

ישראל, היהודים והשלום בספרי הלימוד החדשים של הרש”פ מחקר סופי –בשימוש בבתיה”ס...

הקדמה נייר זה הוא העידכון הסופי של שני מחקרים קודמים שפורסמו באנגלית. הראשון שבהם, תחת הכותרת בספטמבר יצא", UNRWA's Problematic Educational Role in the Middle East Conflict" 2017 .הוא סקר את תפקידה של אונר"א בהנצחת...

Thoughts from Norway: Palestinian schools promote war  against Jews

The Norwegian Foreign Minister now has an important issue on her table. It demands great courage, because it involves a change from previous policies. The former Foreign Minister, Børge Brende, last years halted  a...

Schoolbooks of the Palestinian Authority (PA): The Attitude to the Jews, to Israel and...

Meir Amit Intelligence and Terrorism Information Center at the Israeli Intelligence Heritage and Commemoration Center presents the comprehensive report on Palestinian Authority school books used in UNRWA schools, produced by the Center for Near...

Ask US Ambassador: With violence on the horizon, Reconsider support for US funded schools...

At this point in time, the US ​funds PA and UNRWA education​ with no restrictions. If you did ​not ​know about  PA/UNRWA school books and the orientation of their teachers, you would instinctively think that...