International Women¹s Peace Service- volunteers for Palestine by 31/7 please

31/07/2010 - 00:00
01/08/2010 - 22:24

The  International  Women¹s Peace Service (IWPS) is a team of
international female human-rights volunteers in Palestine who provide
accompaniment to Palestinian civilians (including farmers during the
annual olive harvest), document and non-violently intervene in
human-rights abuses and support acts of non-violent resistance to end
the Israeli military occupation and construction of the barrier
throughout the West Bank.

IWPS is currently inviting applications from women who would like to
join our team of long-term volunteers.

Successful applicants will be invited to a 9 day training program and
meeting in Portugal (Sept 11th- 19th, 2010) and will serve a minimum
of one 3 month term in the West Bank, Palestine, as well as supporting
our work outside of Palestine.

Applicants should be able to commit to further terms in Palestine of
one to three months in their 2nd and 3rd year of commitment to IWPS.

Short term volunteers are also welcome to apply (applyiwps@gmail.com)
for minimum volunteer periods of 3 weeks

For more information about IWPS and our activities please see our
website www.iwps.info (please note our website is currently being
upgraded)

If you would like more information and/or would like to receive an
application pack please contact us at applyiwps@gmail. com

Deadline for applications 31st July 2010