Palestinian-UK Social Work Network

Mission Statement

The Palestine-UK Social Work Network seeks to enable social workers in the UK and Palestine to

  • share experiences, knowledge and skills
  • develop mutually supportive relationships
  • increase mutual understanding
  • promote human rights
  • further social justice

This mission statement is underpinned by a number of key documents.

BASW code of ethics
http://www.basw.co.uk/codeofethics/

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights
http://www.un.org/en/documents/udhr/

The UN Convention on the Rights of the Child
http://www.unicef.org/crc/


Get Involved

a list of things to get involved with

  • writing articles & media
  • computer activity
  • joining a working party to convene the next conference
  • join a working party to develop visit programmes

Contact: palukswnetwork@gmail.com

 

BASW statement on Gaza

This is a public statement by the British Association of Social Workers (BASW), concerning the humanitarian disaster currently taking place in Gaza.

Banner image courtesy of Amir Farshad Ebrahimi

4th August 2014

The work of the Palestine-UK Social Work Network

The Palestine-UK Social Work Network held a hugely over-subscribed event late last year, an initiative aimed at linking up British and Palestinian social workers. Jointly sponsored by BASW and the University of Durham, the event followed a trip to Palestine undertaken by UK social workers in 2011, in which the challenges facing social work professionals in Jerusalem and the West Bank were all too clear [see PSW article on this visit]

18th March 2013

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