Status:Closed Thematic area:Human rights activism and monitoring Country:Israel Year approved:2019
The Conflict Records Digital Repository: unearthing official archives to support human rights in Israel-Palestine
- Name of organisation / initiative supported: Akevot Institute for Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Research
- Start date: 1 February 2019
- End date: 1 February 2020
Akevot is an Israeli organisation that has unique access to information. They contribute to increase transparency and accountability by making the Israeli state archives related to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict accessible to the public and to human rights organisations. With EED funding, Akevot will identify, digitise and catalogue key documents relating to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and make these accessible to human rights NGOs and activists to complement their research, advocacy and litigation efforts.