Israel and Poverty
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- The BLDS poverty collection
- Search for the latest poverty-related print documents on this country from the British Library for Development Studies collection
- House demolitions in East Jerusalem leave Palestinian residents homeless
- M. Margalit / The Israeli Committee Against Housing Demolitions, 2007
- Palestinian residents living in East Jerusalem are experiencing increased difficulties when building residential homes for themselves. The author argues that they face a myriad of bureaucratic hurdles when trying to obtain building pe...
- Unprecedented poverty rates recorded in Palestine
- United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East, 2006
- The economic deterioration, rising unemployment and soaring poverty rates resulting from political instability in Palestine since 2000 have been foremost in the concerns of international humanitarian groups. The 2006 election of the H...
- Connections between poverty, education and terrorism are indirect, complicated and probably weak
- A.B. Krueger; J. Maleckova / National Bureau of Economic Research, USA, 2002
- The paper investigates whether there is a causal link between poverty or low education and participation in politically motivated violence and terrorist activities. The authors found that: the occurrence of hate ...
- Palestinians are suffering due to Isreali mis-treatment
- R.C. Riddell / Christian Aid, 2001
- The article points out that the most serious issue for attention is the effect of Israeli government policies which contribute to the long term underdevelopment of the economy. The article is particularly critical of: ...