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Serious hindrance for peace

– Illegal settlements are a serious hindrance for peace between Israel and Palestine, says Secretary General of NPA, Liv Tørres. – It is important that investors stay clear of companies that are complicit to violations of international law and human rights in the occupied Palestinian territories.

Norwegian People’s Aid has together with Fagforbundet (Norwegian Union of Municipal and General Employees) been instrumental in lobbying for the exclusion of several companies from different Norwegian investment portfolios.

Most recently when the two companies Afi Group and Danya Cebus was re-excluded from the Norwegian oil fund .