Meetings & Workshops

 
7
Dec
2017

Jerusalem - Capital of the Christian Faith

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem
Participants: Presbyterian Church (USA)-PCUSA Group :Catherine Gordon, Representative for International Issues, Washington Liaison; Douglas Dicks, Facilitator for Education for Justice and Peace; Chris Iosso, Coordinator, Social Witness Policy; Ryan D. Smith, Director and Representative to the United Nations; Sara Lisherness, Director, Compassion, Peace and Justice; Philip Woods, Area Coordinator, Middle East and Europe; Rev. Victor Makari, Presbyterian Church (USA) Partnership Liaison
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
28
Nov
2017

"Write down! We Are A Nation" Musa Kathim Al-Husseini, A Political Biography (a Study by Dr. Yoni Furas)

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem
Participants: Alexander Savov, Representative of Bulgaria, Ramallah; Artūras Gailiūnas, Representative of Lithuania, Ramallah; Amb. Hüsnü Gürcan Türkoğlu, Consul General of the Republic of Turkey, Jerusalem; Dr. Hani Abdeen, Dean of Medical School, Al-Quds University, Jerusalem; Eng. Fouad Dakkak, Real Estate Consultant, Jerusalem; Adnan Husseini, Governor of Jerusalem and Minister of Jerusalem Affairs; Abdel Qader Al-Husseini, Head of the Board of Directors, Faisal-Husseini Foundation; Fadwa Husseini, Executive Director, Faisal Husseini Foundation; Awad Awad, Public Relations Unit and International Relations and Media, Ministry of Jerusalem Affairs; Fouad Hallak, Policy Advisor, PLO Negotiations Affairs Department, Ramallah; Dr. Suleiman Ghosheh, Medical Doctor, Jerusalem; Majdoleen Jibril, Social Media, PCBS; Hussam Mousa, Student; Hind Husseini, PASSIA Team; Martijn Lauwens, Volunteer, PASSIA; Mustafa Fatih Yavus, Volunteer, PASSIA.
Speakers: Dr. Yoni Furas, Author.
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
22
Nov
2017

Jerusalem and the Palestinian Narrative

  • Organizer: None |
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem
Participants: Ada Sophia Hahn, Intern, FES; Amira Edina Beyer, Intern, FES; Kirstie McMeekin, Intern, FES; Alexander Gerst, Intern, FES.
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
11
Nov
2017

UK & the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

  • Organizer: None |
  • Location: Ritz Hotel, Jerusalem
Participants: RT Hon Emily Thornberry MP, Labour MP for Islington South & Finsbury, Shadow First Secretary of State,Shadow Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, UK; Aimee Shalan, Chief Executive, Medical Aid for Palestinians (MAP), UK; Fabian Hamilton MP, Member of Parliament for Leed North East, Shadow Minister for Defence and Foreign Affairs, UK.
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
7
Nov
2017

Civil Society Consultations on the EU Programme to support East Jerusalem

  • Organizer: European Union Representative Office |
  • Location: African Community Society, Old City, Jerusalem
Participants: Representatives of Palestinian civil society in East Jerusalem.
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
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2
Nov
2017

The Palestinian-Israeli Conflict and the Question of Jerusalem

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: American Colony Hotel, Jerusalem
Participants: 40 Senior Leaders of the Jewish Community of Toronto
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
31
Oct
2017

Reflections on 70 Years of Palestinian Nakba

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: Legacy Hotel, Jerusalem
Participants: Rafael Lopez, Counsellor, Spanish Consulate; Tomas Niklasson, Deputy EU Representative, European Union (EU); Amb. Anna-Kaisa Heikkinen, Head of the Representative Office of Finland to the PA, Ramallah; Amb. Hüsnü Gürcan Türkoğlu, Consul General of the Republic of Turkey, Jerusalem; Rui Carvalho Baceira, Head, Representative Office of Portugal; Artūras Gailiūnas, Representative of Lithuania; Danielle Haven, Consul General, Belgian Consulate General, Jerusalem; Yasmine Mamoune, French Consulate, Jerusalem; Dr. Beyhan Senturk, Director, Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES); Christoph Klement, Project Manager, FES; Alexander Gerst, FES; Pippa Barney, Umea University; Majdoleen Jibril, Social Media, PCBS; Lamis Alami, Former Minister of Education & Higher Education; Dr. Rula Hardal, Lecturer, Dr. P.S.; Fr. Rafiq Khouri, Priest, Latin Patriarchate, Jerusalem; Adnan Husseini, Governor of Jerusalem and Minister of Jerusalem Affairs; Suhail Miari; Christine Rinawi, Palestine TV, Jerusalem; Diana Safieh, Safia Tours; Dr. Rafiq Husseini, CEO, Al-Makassed Hospital, Jerusalem; Ikhlas Nuseibeh, Housewife; Nazer Ansari, Retired, Indian Hospice; Mazen Sinokrot, Chairman of AlQuds Holding, Jerusalem; Fouad Jabr, Chairman, Palestinian Arbitrators Association (PAA) ; Mohammed Dajani, Professor; Dr. Suleiman Ghosheh, Medical Doctor, Jerusalem; Rima Tadros, Senior Program Advisor (Education Portfolio), Norwegian Representative Office, Ramallah; Fadi Hidmi, Director General, The Arab Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Jerusalem; Sahar Nusseibeh, Professor; Dr. Munir Nuseibah, Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Law, Director, Al-Quds Human Rights Clinic and Community Action Center, Al-Quds University; Hind Khoury, Secretary-General, Kairos Palestine; Amal Nashashibi, Chair of Board, Al-Mirsat; Hisham Hidmi, University Professor; Zahira Kamal, General Secretary, Palestine Democratic Union (FIDA); Sara Husseini, Policy Advisor; Bulent Korkmaz, Turkish International Cooperation & Development Administration (TIKA); Rami Sublaban, TIKA; Dr. Nafez Nubani, Medical Doctor, Jerusalem; Awad Mohammad Awwad, Public Relations, Ministry of Jerusalem Affairs; Mazen Dabbagh, Project Manager, ANERA, Jerusalem; Walid Salem, Lecturer; Areej Daibes, Translator; Deniz Altayli, Program Director, PASSIA; Martijn Lauwens, Volunteer, Passia; Tasneem Qasem, PASSIA Team; Hind Husseini, PASSIA Team.
Speakers: Dr. Nabil Shaath, Foreign Affairs Adviser to President Mahmoud Abbas
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
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27
Oct
2017

Palestinians Asking Britain to Apologize for the Balfour Declaration

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office
Participants: Al-Quds Newspaper, Jerusalem
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
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17
Oct
2017

From Division to Reconciliation? Chances and Obstacles Towards Re-unification of the Palestinian Body Politics

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: Legacy Hotel, Jerusalem
Participants: Dr. Ola Awad, President, PCBS;; Walid V. Nammour, CEO, Augusta Victoria Hospital; Abdel Qader Al-Husseini, Head of the Board of Directors, Faisal-Husseini Foundation; Hania Al-Bitar, Director General, Palestinian Youth Association for Leadership and Rights Activism (PYALARA); Saad Halawani, Society Programme Manager, British Council; Fouad Hallak, Advisor, Negotiations Support Unit; Dr. Hani Abdeen, Dean of Medical School, Al-Quds University, Jerusalem; Hatem Abdel Qader, Fatah member, former Minister of Jerusalem Affairs, former PLC member for Jerusalem; Walid Salem, Lecturer; Ziad Khalil Abu Zayyaf, Fatah International Media Spokesperson; Ghassan Khatib, JMCC/BZU; Rawan Hamad, President's Office; Dr. Beyhan Senturk, Director, FES, Jerusalem; Christoph Klement, Project Assistant, FES; Alex Gerst, FES; Deniz Altayli, Program Director, PASSIA.
Speakers: Discussion with Dr. Muriel Asseburg, Senior Fellow in the Middle East and Africa Research Division at the Stiftung Wissenschaft and Politik (SWP), Berlin.
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
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16
Oct
2017

Norwegian-Palestinian Solidarity Committee: What Lies Ahead?

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office
Participants: Betül Çokluk, Youth/Social Worker; Mirwat Refai, Nursing; Kolbjørg Øyen, Pensiones; Randi Nymo, Researcher; Jan Åge Riseth, Researcher; Bjørn Visso A. Navarro, Youth/Social Worker; Morten Claussen, Writer of Fiction; Pål H. Christiansen, Norwegian Authors Union; Elise Urdal, Student; Siri Urdal, Project Leader; Trine Lynggaard, Tour Leader Palestine Committee of Norway; Johanne M Bjerknes, Farmer; Nils Nordenström, Retired; Odd Egil Rambøl, Retired Economist/ Sociologist; Astrid H. Rambøl, PhD Student; Lars Mathias Enger, Deputy Judge; Irene Einan, Tramdriver, Oslo.
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
19
Sep
2017

Jerusalem and the Palestinian-Israeli Impasse

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem
Participants: Arturo Scotto, Member of the Chamber of Deputies, Italy; Roberto Speranza, Member of the Chamber of Deputies, Italy; Daniela Reggiani, Technical Staff; Umberto De Giovannangeli, Technical Staff; Fabio Sokolowicz, Consul General; Federico Dimonopoli, Consul; Jamal Abu Omar, Interpreter.
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
18
Sep
2017

Hamas' Initiative: Maneuver or Genuine Reconciliation?

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem
Participants: Layal Bishara, Monte Carlo Doualiya
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
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30
Aug
2017

The Nakba and the Growing Invisibility of the Palestinians

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office
Participants: Comenius Leergangen Group: Sander De Haas, Public Prosecutor; Jan Van Hoek, CEO of an Organization for mentally handicapped People Willem Weck, Moderator Com; Pieter-Matthijs Gijsbers, Director, Comenius Leergangen; Ted Van't Hek, CEO of A Construction Company Specialized in Deep Foundations; Arjan Deotehom; Henk Buitenhuis; Director; Jan Van Loon, Member of the Supervising Board; Esther de Rooij, Deputy President; Bertine Lahuis, CEO; Franca Vossen, CEO.
Speakers: Prof. Dr. Mustafa Abu Sway, Integral Chair for the Study of Imam Al-Ghazali's Work at the Holy Al-Aqsa Mosque and Al-Quds University
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
30
Aug
2017

Palestine: the Land, the People, their Rights and their Leadership

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office
Participants: Comenius Leergangen Group: Sander De Haas, Public Prosecutor; Jan Van Hoek, CEO of an Organization for mentally handicapped People Willem Weck, Moderator Com; Pieter-Matthijs Gijsbers, Director, Comenius Leergangen; Ted Van't Hek, CEO of A Construction Company Specialized in Deep Foundations; Arjan Deotehom; Henk Buitenhuis; Director; Jan Van Loon, Member of the Supervising Board; Esther de Rooij, Deputy President; Bertine Lahuis, CEO; Franca Vossen, CEO.
Speakers: Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Chairman of PASSIA
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
5
Jul
2017

Turkish-European NGOs

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office, Jerusalem
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA