Read in-depth analysis on a key challenges facing Palestinian children. 

Arbitrary by Default

Israeli authorities' systematic denial of fair trial rights to Palestinian children detained by Israeli forces from the occupied West Bank and prosecuted in Israeli military courts constitutes arbitrary...

Isolated and Alone: Palestinian children held in solitary confinement by Israeli authorities for interrogation

Israeli authorities routinely detain Palestinian children in isolation solely for interrogation purposes, a practice that amounts to torture or cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment or punishment.

No Way to Treat a Child: Palestinian Children in the Israeli Military Detention System

DCIP's report,  based on 429 testimonies, details the widespread and systematic ill-treatment of Palestinian children in the Israeli military detention system.

Operation Protective Edge: A war waged on Gaza's children

DCIP’s investigation into Palestinian child fatalities during Operation Protective Edge found overwhelming and repeated evidence that Israeli forces committed grave violations against children amounting to war crimes.

Growing up between Israeli settlements and soldiers

DCIP's report brings to light the devastating impact on Palestinian children of growing up near increasingly violent Israeli settlements and Israeli military outposts.

Bound, Blindfolded and Convicted: Children held in military detention

DCIP's report documents ill-treatment and torture of Palestinian children in the Israeli military detention system based on affidavits collected between January 2008 and January 2012.

Recruitment and use of Palestinian children in armed conflict

DCIP's report documents the circumstances where Palestinian children are vulnerable to recruitment by both Israeli forces and Palestinian armed groups between 2004 and 2011.

Voices from East Jerusalem: The situation facing Palestinian children

DCIP's report document the day-to-day hardships Palestinian children in East Jerusalem face living under prolonged military occupation, including settler violence, house demolitions, and arrest and detention.

Under attack: Settler violence against Palestinian children

DCIP's report documents Israeli settler violence against Palestinian children in the occupied West Bank, including East Jerusalem, between 2008 and 2010.

Bearing the Brunt Again: Child rights violations during Operation Cast Lead

A joint report by DCIP and Al Mezan Center for Human Rights provides a comprehensive overview of child rights violations committed by Israeli armed forces during Operation Cast Lead.

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