INCORE guide to Internet sources on conflict in Israel
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News Sources - Email Lists
The Jerusalem Post
A daily publication which offers news, opinions, and a series of feature articles.
BBC News: World: Middle East
Produced daily, the BBC site offers up to date stories on events in the Middle East, including Israel and the West Bank and Gaza Strip, in addition to links to the other relevant stories.
A daily Israeli publication which offers national and local news, as well as feature articles and editorials.
B'Tselem site: 'Make a Difference
B'Tselem has an automated electronic mailing list, which distributes press releases and public statements, and provides information on advocacy campaigns.
If you wish to subscribe to the mailing list, send an E-Mail to
CNN - Struggle for peace in the Middle East
A special section by CNN which offers the very latest news, background information, details of the key players, and links to a series of maps, and related links.
National and Local Governmental Institutions and Agencies
Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Offers a guide to the Middle East peace process, and access to all of the relevant documents.
International Non-Governmental Organisation (INGOs), Research Institutes, Non-State Actors
Political Web Sites from the Entire Israeli and Zionist Spectrum of Opinion & Resources
A list of links to many of the organisations and groups operating in Israel, many of which are associated with the themes of peace and conflict resolution. This site is updated regularly.
The People to People Program
A Norway facilitated programme which provides information on all of the Palestinian and Israeli NGO's working in co-operation with each other at present. Also offers information on each of the new joint projects set up for 1998/99
Search for Common Ground in the Middle East
Addresses issues of diplomacy, security, economics, and civil society through a number of working groups, with one group's work focusing solely on conflict resolution. Publishes a quarterly bulletin.
Minorities at Risk Project
A university based project which undertakes research on the status and condition of ethnopolitical groups around the globe. With reference to Israel, the report provides detailed reports on the Palestinians, and Arabs population living within Israel.
The Ethnologue: Israel
Information on ethnic groups in Israel.
Local Non-Governmental Organisation (NGOs), Civil Society Organisations, Research Institutes, Non-State Actors
Israel/Palestine Center for Research and Information
Based in Jerusalem, this centre is the 'only joint Palestinian-Israeli public policy think-tank in the world. It is devoted to developing practical solutions for the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.' Information on the site includes details of its publications and related links.
The Tami Steinmetz Center for Peace Research
The center provides a multidisciplinary academic framework shared by the faculties of the humanities, social sciences, and law at Tel Aviv University. The web site offers information on current projects, research, conferences, and workshops.
The Peres Center for Peace
Founded by former Prime Minister and Nobel Laureate Shimon Peres, the
centre works on Israel-Palestinian peacebuilding projects, with a
special emphasis on economics and civil society. The site has a wide
range of research resources and links.
B'tselem: The Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in The Occupied Territories
Provides a large number of downloadable reports pertaining to human rights abuses in the Occupied Territories. Also offers a series of statistics which relate to Palestinians and Israelis killed in conflict-related violence, prisoners and detainees, and the demolition of houses in the West Bank since 1987.
Articles, Papers, Reports, Agreements
The Peace Process and Political Violence
This article is based on about 30 surveys of Palestinian public opinion, which were conducted by the Palestine Center for Research Studies, and traces the shift in attitudes by Palestinians in the recent years.
A quarterly publication written by an equal number of Israeli and Palestinian contributors, to provide the most balanced academic work in the region. Previous volumes include 'Women and Conflict', 'Children and Conflict', and 'Psychological Dimensions of the Conflict'.
After Arafat: Succession and Stability in Palestinian Politics
An interesting article from the MERIA journal written by Barry Rubin.