The Palestinian Vision of East Jerusalem
5 January. Seven Arches Hotel, Jerusalem.
Organized by: Orient House.
The Oslo II Agreement on Water and the Implications on Future
Negotiations and Plans

17 January. Notre Dame Center, Jerusalem.
Organized by: Israel/Palestine Center for Research and Information (IPCRI), Jerusalem.
The Significance of Jerusalem for Christians and of Christians for Jerusalem
22-27 January. YMCA, Jerusalem.
Organized by: Sabeel, Middle East Council of Churches, Masonic Christian Institutions.
24 January. Notre Dame Center, Jerusalem
Organized by: Palestine-Israel Journal of Politics, Economics and Culture.
Women and the Palestinian Elections
14 February. American Colony Hotel, Jerusalem
Organized by: Bat Shalom, The Jerusalem Center for Women.
Europe and the Future of the Middle East - an Agenda for Peace
27-28 February. Van Leer Institute, Jerusalem
Organized by: Körber-Stiftung, Germany (Bergedorfer Gesprächskreis).
Current Palestinian Politics
11 March. US Consulate General, Jerusalem
Organized by: US Consulate General, Jerusalem.
Europe and the Middle East: Dialogue for Future Oriented Cooperation
18-20 March. Schlosshotel Kronberg, Kronberg, Germany
Organized by: Bertelsmann Foundation, Gütersloh.
Series of Workshops on Jordanian-Palestinian Relations: Where To?
March 25-27 / June 6-7 / July 11-13 / December 21-22.
London, Amman, Nablus, respectively.
Organized by: Royal Institute of International Affairs (Chatham House),
London Center for Strategic Studies, University of Jordan,
Amman Center for Palestine Research and Studies, Nablus
The Fourth Arab Strategic Conference: Peace and Future Arab Choices
26-28 May. Al-Ahram Center, Cairo
Organized by: Al-Ahram Center/Center for Strategic Studies at the University of Jordan.
Cooperation on Foreign and Security Policy in the Mediterranean:
How to Achieve the Goals of the Barcelona Conference

7-8 June. Sesimbra/Lisbon, Portugal
Organized by: Mediterranean Study Commission (MeSCo).
Muslims and Christians Together for Jerusalem
14-16 June. Beirut, Lebanon
Organized by: Middle East Council of Churches.
The Israeli Elections: A Reading of the Influential Factors and an
Analysis of the Results

22 June. The Martyr Hatim Jouhary Hall, PNA Ministry of Information, Ramallah
Organized by: PNA Ministry of Information.
The Arab-Israeli Conflict: A Palestinian View
28 June. Royal College of Defense Studies (RCDS), London
Organized by: Royal College of Defense Studies - 1996 Course: Middle East Phase.
Making Peace Pay: Balancing Security and Prosperity
2-3 July. London
Organized by: John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.
Meeting of Regional Arab Research Centers
1-4 August . Maryland Hotel, Brumaneh Na`ass, Beirut
Organized by: The Lebanese Center for Policy Studies.
The Palestinian Intellectuals' Role in Encountering the Recent
Political Changes in the Region

12 August. Ramallah
Organized by: Ministry of Culture, Ramallah.
The Role of the Palestinian NGOs in Strengthening the
Palestinian Civil Society

18 August. Jerusalem
Organized by: Panorama, Jerusalem.
Regional Netherlands Milat Conference
5 - 6 September. Royal Netherlands Embassy, Tel Aviv, Israel
Organized by: Royal Netherlands Embassy, Defense Office, Tel Aviv, Israel.
Unit for Strategic Studies: How to Activate the Dispersed Palestinians
18 -19 September. Geneva, Switzerland
Organized by: Welfare Association.
Jeffrey Z. Rubin Memorial Conference: Mediators and Intermediaries:
What do we learn from Oslo?

17-19 October. Massachusetts, USA
Organized by: Program on Negotiations, Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute.
A Vision for Jerusalem 2000
28 November. Capitol Hotel, Jerusalem
Organized by: Higher Council for Tourism.




PASSIA was also invited to attend other conferences, but was unable to do so