Negev Coexistence Forum for Civil Equality
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Bedouin students at BGU demand a solution to students from unrecognized villages during COVID-19 crisis


In the midst of the coronavirus crisis, Bedouin students from unrecognized villages demand that the Ben Gurion University find a suitable solution to online studies for students from unrecognized villages.

Due to the fact that these villages are not connected to the national electricity grid, students are unable to access their online university courses and they fear that they unable to finish their school-year.

NCF joins in support and solidarity with the Bedouin students and calls the university to provide an immediate response to their students.


24-06-20 - Bīr al-Ḥamām, an unrecognized village located north of route 25. Two houses were demolished by authorities.

18-06-20 - az-Zarnūg, an unrecognized village located near the Bedouin township of Šgīb as-Salām (Segev Shalom). Two houses and one animal pen were demolished by authorities.

All Demolitions