about Hebron, Palestine, with Christina Gibb
Public meetings in 2007
Christina Gibb, a Quaker from Dunedin, who has spent 10 months over the last three years in Hebron, Palestine, with Christian Peacemaker Teams will be speaking at public meetings in Opotiki, Gisborne, Wellington, Upper Hutt and Masterton from 20 to 26 February (see details below).
In Hebron, Christina was involved in activities including working with people from Israeli, Palestinian and international peace and human rights organisations; escorting Palestinian children to school; monitoring the behaviour of Israeli soldiers at checkpoints, invading homes and on patrol; documenting human rights abuses; visiting and supporting Palestinian families and communities; hosting international delegations; taking part in demonstrations against the separation wall and in support of freedom for political prisoners and freedom of movement for all Palestinians; and a lot more.
Reports from Christina during her time in Hebron in 2005 and 2006 are available on this web page, on this tour she will be speaking about what she witnessed in Hebron and providing updated information from Christian Peacemaker Teams there currently.
Public meetings in 2006
- Media coverage of Christina's tour: Pensioner promoting peace while helping Palestinians, Howick and Pakuranga Times, 2 March 2006