WHO ARE COMBATANTS FOR PEACE?
Combatants for Peace is a grassroots movement of Israelis and Palestinians, working together to end the occupation and bring peace, freedom and dignity to both peoples. It is the only organization worldwide that was founded by former fighters on both sides of an active conflict. The movement began in 2005 and was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize in 2017 & 2018.
Combatants for Peace envisions a future of peace, equality and freedom,
with self-determination for both Palestinians and Israelis.
Combatants for Peace serves as a model and catalyst for democracy, equality, freedom and dignity for all Palestinians and Israelis. We aim to build a just and peaceful society from the ground-up, through egalitarian community building, grassroots organizing & joint nonviolent civil resistance.
WHAT IS AMERICAN FRIENDS OF COMBATANTS FOR PEACE?
American Friends of Combatants for Peace serves as a fiscal sponsor (501c3) for the Combatants for Peace movement in Israel and Palestine. We seek to amplify the work of Combatants for Peace through fundraising, awareness, education and coalition building.
A Note on Diversity:
In building our American support base, we strive to engage both the Jewish and Palestinian Diasporas, as well as other diverse American communities. We value and promote this diversity in our leadership, donor base and network of volunteers.