ATFP provides an independent voice for Palestinian-Americans and their supporters and advances human rights and peace. It categorically and unequivocally condemns all violence against civilians, no matter the
cause and who the victims or perpetrators may be.
ATFP builds effective and durable working relationships with government departments and agencies, think tanks and NGOs, and the media. It has developed lines of communication with the US and other
relevant governments in order to pursue its policy advocacy goals. AFTP’s Board of Directors is made up of noted Palestinian Americans who agree with these principles.
Commentary on ATFP's Mission
ATFP President, Ziad Asali
September 30, 2011
The raison d'être of the American Task Force on Palestine