CAFOD Zimbabwean Partners in Leeds Diocese @ CAFOD Volunteer Centre
Feb 21 @ 12:00 am – Feb 22 @ 2:00 pm

The Leeds CAFOD workers invite everyone interested to come along to a lunchtime event to meet  Livison Chipatiso, who works for CAFOD in Zimbabwe. A rare opportunity to find out about the situation in Zimbabwe and CAFOD’s work with partners there from someone working on the ground.

Zimbabwe is the country that CAFOD are featuring in February’s Lenten Fast Day – which takes place on 23 February.

logo for World Development charity CAFODThis lunchtime event is open to anyone interested. Please bring a little food that can form a shared lunch with everyone who comes along. It would be a help if you could email to let Joanne & Bronagh know that you intend to attend.

Jeff Halper from the Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions @ Oxford Place centre
Mar 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

This event has been organised by Sabeel in Yorkshire.

Photo professor Jeff HalperProfessor Jeff Halper is the director of ICAHD, a university teacher and has written numerous books. He also participated in the first (and successful) attempt of the Free Gaza Movement to break the Israeli siege by sailing into Gaza.

Jeff and ICAHD are currently involved in a joint Palestinian-Israeli grassroots initiative to formulate a political settlement based on the creation of one democratic state.

Refreshments will be served from 6pm and Professor Halper’s presentation will begin at 6:30pm.