Physician and active in the project of forensic documentation, according to the Istanbul Protocol, Manual on the Effective Investigation and Documentation of Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment and is recognized by the UN. Bettina is a member of a team which conducts evaluations of … Read More
Lea Tsemel is an Israeli lawyer known for her work in support of Palestinian rights. She studied law in the Hebrew University. Tsemel is among the founders of PCATI. Tsemel, together with Palestinian lawyer Raji Sourani, received the 1996 “Liberty, Equality, Fraternity” award, the highest human rights award granted … Read More
Ron Gerlitz is co-executive director at Sikkuy: the Association for the Advancement of Civic Equality since January 2009.
Ron is an expert on Jewish-Arab relations in Israel and frequently writes op-eds In Hebrew, English and Arabic about the status of relations between the Jewish and Arab citizens of Israel … Read More
Avigdor Feldman is among the founders of the Public Committee Against Torture in Israel in1991. He is an influential civil and human rights lawyer in Israel, who has appeared before the bench in many of the significant petitions presented to the Israeli High Court of Justice (Bagatz) regarding the settlements. … Read More
Irit Ballas is a PhD candidate in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Tel Aviv University. She has also worked in the past as a human rights lawyer. Irit has authored several research papers and reports for the Israeli Committee Against Torture – among these is the report … Read More