Palestinian Authority Schoolbooks

Full study of school books now used by UNRWA & the Palestinian Authority

No recognition of the existence of the State of Israel: the map of the countries of the Arab homeland as it appears in a PA textbook published in 2017. Palestine appears on the map...

Israel, Jews and Peace in the New PA Textbooks Used in UNRWA Schools Today...

Introduction This paper is the final update of two former studies. The first one, titled "UNRWA's Problematic Educational Role in the Middle East Conflict", was issued in September 2017. It reviewed UNRWA's role in perpetuating...

Items Taken from the New PA Schoolbooks used in UNRWA schools, August 2017

The Zionist occupation started in 1856 (Social Studies, Grade 9, Part 1, 2017, p. 10) "Since the Zionist movement established in 1856 its first settlement, known as 'Montefioriyyah' , south-west of the Jerusalem...

Open letter to Ron Lauder and Menachem Rosensaft: Do you not know what the...

Menachem Rosensaft , now a counsel to the World Jewish Congress, was one of the Jews who met with Palestine Liberation Organization leader Yassir Arafat in December 1988. After that meeting, the media widely  reported that this...

Meir Amit Intelligence and Terrorism Information Center publishes comprehensive CFNEPR study on all school...

Meir Amit Intelligence and Terrorism Information Center publishes comprehensive CFNEPR study on all school books that the Palestine Liberation Organization provided for the PA & UNRWA, 2013-2020. https://www.terrorism-info.org.il/app/uploads/2020/06/E_141_20.pdf

What did you learn in school today, dear little UNRWA child?

Research:: Dr. Arnon Groiss "Demystifying the UNRWA approach to curriculum" is the title given by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) created for the "refugees" of the 1948 war in the Middle East...

Mission Impossible? Asking US: Include education in peace process

In two weeks' time, a new US administration will enter office. That new American government is committed to creating a PLO state, under the slogan of a two-state solution. The main question is: how to ask...

Indoctrinated with hate: Palestinian schools are typical Muslim schools

A recent study examining nearly 400 textbooks and more than 100 teachers’ guides issued between 2013 and 2020 by the Palestinian Education Ministry found them to be rife with anti-Israel indoctrination. According to Dr. Arnon Groiss of the...

Letter from Julia Marks, Diplomatic Liaison, Bedein Center for Near East Policy Research

On February 9, 2021, the Bedein Center for Near East Policy Research gave its sixth briefing in less than four years for senior staff members of the UN Secretary General, concerning UNRWA policies. Dr. Arnon...

Israeli intelligence publishes our breaking report on new Palestinian Authority schoolbooks, grades 11 and...

This study completes a four-year research activity, in which over 364 schoolbooks for grades 1-12 that were published by the Palestinian Authority (PA) in the years 2013-2018 were examined. The goal of that research...