Zaytouna-Oliva on her way to Gaza

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Zaytouna-Oliva departs for Gaza…

…Amal-Hope II to follow soon. Messina, Italy, September 27, 2016 This morning at 9:50 am, women representing 13 countries spanning five continents began their journey on Zaytouna-Oliva to the shores of Gaza,Read More...
By : Susan | Sep 27, 2016

Amal-Hope II Makes Her Debut

There is an adage that says “Hope springs eternal”. This was personified today when the Amal-Hope II entered Messina port to join her sister Zaytouna-Oliva. According to Zohar Chamberlain-Regev, a boat leader forRead More...
By : Susan | Sep 25, 2016

Leigh-Ann Naidoo South African Delegate On The Women’s Boat To Gaza

The WBG South African team is pleased to announce the participation of a South African delegate aboard the mission. Leigh-Ann Naidoo qualified as a teacher and then turned her focus to sportRead More...
By : Women's Boat to Gaza | Sep 25, 2016

Solidarity Sail in London

Women speaking out on the ‘Solidarity Sail’ on the River Thames, London in support of the Women’s Boats to Gaza. On 24 September, in London, activists and supporters sailed on the RiverRead More...
By : James | Sep 25, 2016

Press conference in Messina, Sicily

This morning, in Messina’s town hall, the participants and organizers of Women’s Boat to Gaza shared their experiences of previous flotillas and discussed plans for the final part of the current missionRead More...
By : ellen | Sep 24, 2016

Roger Waters and Patti Smith send warm wishes

Thank you to Roger Waters and Patti Smith for your support! We look forward to  sharing your love with the citizens of Gaza. As for Roger Waters, member of the legendary bandRead More...
By : Susan | Sep 24, 2016

Yudit Ilany: Seven days on the Women’s Flotilla to Gaza

Seven days on the Women’s flotilla to Gaza Join reporter Yudit Ilany as she spends a week with the Women’s Flotilla to Gaza, while it makes port calls in southern Europe, and ultimatelyRead More...
By : Susan | Sep 23, 2016

Messina, Italy welcomes the Women’s Boat to Gaza (WBG)

Messina, Italy – At 8am today, the community of Messina, Italy welcomed the participants on board Zaytouna-Oliva as they docked following their voyage from Ajaccio, France. Zaytouna-Oliva is scheduled to leave Messina nextRead More...
By : Susan | Sep 23, 2016

Jaldía Abubarka: “I jumped on the boat full of enthusiasm, happiness, and hope”

After the farewell that took place in Barcelona, we boarded the ships Amal-Hope and Zaytouna-Oliva. I was full of enthusiasm, happiness, and hope. Shortly after, we detected some technical problems in Amal,Read More...
By : ellen | Sep 22, 2016

Lisa Gay Hamilton – Why I am on the Women’s Boat to Gaza

Sunday night, September 18, 2016. As my “industry” colleagues attend Emmy parties and dress for the red carpet, I stand on the chilly docks of Ajaccio, Corsica, in the wee hours ofRead More...
By : James | Sep 21, 2016