AFSC's work in the Middle East has notably been with Palestinian communities in the occupied Palestinian territories, but since 1948 AFSC has also maintained a presence in and worked with both Palestinian and Jewish populations in Israel.

Today, AFSC’s work in Israel supports partners who are working to counter the militarization of Israeli society, understanding that wide spread acceptance of militarism is one of the factors sustaining inequalities, occupation, and conflict.
Learn more about AFSC's history in Israel.

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Resources for download

  • October 5, 2012 Letter on Conditioning Aid to Israel
  • Response to Criticism of the October 5 Letter on Conditioning Aid to Israel
  • Condition US Military Aid to Israel on Respect for Human Rights
  • Oppose the Closure of PLO Offices in the U.S. and Cuts to U.N. and Palestinian Funding

Who we are

AFSC is a Quaker organization devoted to service, development, and peace programs throughout the world. Our work is based on the belief in the worth of every person, and faith in the power of love to overcome violence and injustice. Learn more

Where we work

AFSC has offices around the world. To see a complete list see the Where We Work page.

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