Sydney University Gaza Solidarity Camp info

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Support the Sydney University Student Gaza Solidarity encampment.

Inspired by the campus encampments spreading across US campuses, student activists We call on The University and the Australian government to break ties with Israel and end their complicity in genocide. The Gaza solidarity encampment takes place on the Main Quadrangle Lawns and runs 24 hour a day. Students, staff and supporters are encouraged to visit and show support, attend one of the many events that take place daily or join the encampment and set up a tent.

The student encampment demands are:

Students call on Sydney University and the Australian government to break ties with Israel and end their complicity in genocide, by:

1. Cutting research and financial ties with weapons manufacturers (Thales, Lockheed Martin and many more)
2. Cutting ties with Israeli universities and institutions

Sign the petition here for a Sydney University Student General Meeting. 2000 Sydney Univerity student signatures are required for the meeting to be called request a student meeting to demand that Sydney University disclose all of their ties with Israel, divest from those ties, and sign on to the international Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions statement. We need just 150 more.

Keep up to date with the latest updates and to support the campaign

Students for Palestine Sydney Uni

Students for Palestine Sydney Uni is the student coalition organising group for the Sydney Uni encampment. You can find how to get involved, get updates on what's on each day, upcoming events, teach-ins at the encampment and the next Rallies and actions via their social media.

Instagram | Facebook | Gaza Student Encampment sign-up form

Student Media - Latest Honi Soit reports on the encampment movement
1. The students, united, will never be defeated
2. Staff and students rally for USyd to “cut ties with genocide"
3. Gaza solidarity encampment organisers meet with University management

May 24th Meeting - Statement on the first meeting with Sydney University Management from the USYD Students Representative Council - Disclose! Divest! We will not stop, We will not rest! 

BDS Youth Australia - BDS - Boycott. Divest. Sanction. Israel and Genocide!

BDS Youth asks staff, students and alumni of Sydney Univerity to Send an email to Chancellor Belinda Hutchinson, Vice Chancellor Mark Scott, Professor Annamarie Jagose, University management and members of the University Senate to uphold University of Sydney academic values and support the students' calls for ending any partnership with Israeli institutions complicit in human rights violations in Palestine and to cut ties with arms manufacturers.

BDS Youth campaign links | BDS Youth Instagram

ACAR - Autonomous Collective Against Racism

ACAR is the student activist collective convened by the SRC Ethno-Cultural Office Bearers: Rav Grewal, Sidra Ghanawi
email: | Instagram | Facebook

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