APAN objectives

The following are APAN’s objectives as stipulated in our constitution:

  • To advocate for peace and justice in Palestine/Israel based on UN resolutions and international and humanitarian law;
  • To advocate for an end to Israeli military control and occupation of the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT) of the West Bank, East Jerusalem and Gaza;
  • To advocate for the right to self-determination of the Palestinian people;
  • To raise awareness of the Australian public, and their leaders, by providing accurate information concerning the Palestinian people and their rights;
  • To support capacity-building initiatives of institutions and civil society in Palestine;
  • To encourage, co-ordinate and build the capacity of organisations which pursue the above objectives in Australia;
  • To foster alliances between organisations which pursue the above objectives in Australia and the international community;
  • To do all things incidental to attainment of the above objectives.
Group outside parliament house with signs "Israel is not above the law"


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