Legal Inquiry into Israel as an Apartheid State

Update to the ESCWA Report of 15 March 2017

This paper was presented at the First Global Conference on Israeli Apartheid: Dimensions, Repercussions and Means to Combat It. It is divided into three sections:

Introduction: Updating the ESCWA Report, ‘Israeli Practices Toward the Palestinian People and the Question of Apartheid,’ by Richard Falk & Virginia Tilley

Part I: The Necessary Shift: From Ending the Occupation to Ending Apartheid by Richard Falk

Part II: Reimagining Palestine: Implications of the ESCWA Report for a Paradigm Shift by Virginia Tilley