Meetings & Workshops

 
11
Nov
2000

The Role of the Palestinian NGOs in the Al Aqsa Intifada

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office
Participants: Mohammed Jadallah, Zahira Kamal, Sama'an Khoury, Hassan El Qeiq, Adnan Husseini, Jamil Hamami, Jamil Naser.
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
4
Nov
2000

Five Weeks of Al-Aqsa Intifada, What is next?

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office
Participants: Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Faisal Husseini, Ghassan El Khatib, Zahira Kamal, Salah Zuheikkeh, Sam'an Khoury, Ahmad Ghneim, Sheikh Jamil Hamami, Hasan El Qieq
Speakers: Eng. Adnan Husseini
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
15
Oct
2000

The Al-Aqsa Intifada

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office
Participants: Ibrahim Sha'ban, Hatem Abdul Qader, Mohammed Jadallah, Jamil Nasser, Ismael Hasan, Abed Abu Diab, Nazmi Ju'beh, Sama'an Khoury, Salah Zuheika, Dr.Mahdi Abdul Hadi.
Speakers: Faisal Husseini
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
26
Sep
2000

The Palestinian Refugee Question: Views from Jordan

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office
Participants: Nadege Nicolet, Dr. Elie Dibsy, Saman Khoury, Anita vitulb, Barbara Meyer, Katharina Notzold, Adin Talbar, Dr. Jorg Bremer, JoanneAdamson, Safa' Abu Assab, Magnus Cedergren, John Vinterhan, Ulla Vinterhan.
Speakers: Rami Khouri; Journalist, Political Commentator and Archaeological Writer, Amman.
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
23
Sep
2000

NGO French Solidarity with the Palestinian People

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office, Ramallah
Participants: Each of the Palestinian participants gave a ten-minute talk on a topic as follows: Dr. Hanan Ashrawi-MIFTAH (Topic: Jerusalem), Dr. Salim Tamari-IPS (Topic: Refugees), Ghassan Khatib-JMCC (Topic: Settlements), Jamal Zakout-Fida (Topic: Gaza Issues), Izzat Abdul Hadi-Bisan Center (Topic: Civil Society), Jamil Rabah (Topic: Borders and Security), Isabelle Avran-French NGO's Platform, Laurence Lieutaud- French NGO's Platform, Emmanuelle Bennani, French NGO's Platform, Orsoni Pierre Alexandre-Assiociation Medicale, Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi-PASSIA (Topic: Jerusalem).
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
11
Sep
2000

Palestinian Statehood - Where to?

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: Ambassador Hotel, Jerusalem
Speakers: Amb. Richard Murphy, Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations, New York, and Chairman of the Middle East Institute in Washington, DC; former US Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs, HE Denis Pietton, French Consul General, HE Robin Kealy, British Consul General, Dr. Matthes Buhbe, Director of Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, Jerusalem
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
5
Sep
2000

Palestinian Refugees and the Right to Return: A View from Diaspora

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office
Participants: Dr. and Mrs. Elie Dibsy, Samar Khoury, Anita Vitullo, Kristen Ensten, Freir Pederson, Robin Kealy, Nahla Asali, Walid Asali, Saji Khalil, Asif Khan, Joanne Adamson,Nadjma Koval,Rabiha Nabolsi, Manuel Salazar, Kimery Shahin.
Speakers: Dr. Mohammed Hallaj, member of the Palestinian National Council.
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
1
Jun
2000

Conflict Resolution: Case Studies

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office
Participants: Imad Younis, Bessan Shonnar, Aktham Jadallah, Samar Barghouty, Suzan Nammari, Pat Kabra, Jamal Nusseibeh, Hamed Qawa smeh, Inas Abu Asab, Safa Abu Asab, Marwan Darweish, Maher Freijat, Michel Bahbah.
Speakers: Dr. William Ury, Negotiation consultant, mediator and facilitator in conflicts, co-author of "Getting to Yes"
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
30
May
2000

Bi-Nationalism - Parameters for Success or Failure

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office
Participants: Martha Myers Helga Baumgarten, Rachel Beer, Dimitri Diliani, Ahmad El-Khatib, Ibrahim Dakkak, Georges Whalem, Lucy Nusseibeh, Safa' Abu Assab, Moriel Asseborg, Matthes Buhbe, Basbel Stark, Khaled Adbel Fadil
Speakers: Dr. Susan Hattis Rolef, Political Scientist
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
18
Apr
2000

Democracy From the Ground Up: A Case Study of the Popular Mobilization in the Palestinian Society

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office
Participants: Lucas Welch, Birzeit Media Resource Center; Hazem Kawasmi, PALVEST Business Services; Nora Carmi, Coordinator International Programs, Sabeel; Ibrahim Bisharat, USAID; Michel Bahbah, Director of Patients; Services, Augusta Victoria Hospital; Ute Benck, Researcher, LAW; Azzam Abu Saud, Director, Chamber of Commerce; Susan Heher, South African Representative Office, Ramallah; Bessan Al-Shonnar, Engineer, Ministry of Public Works; Amira Barham, Director, The Old City Counseling Center; Yasser Abu Khater, Legal Advisor, Ministry of NGOs’ Affairs.
Speakers: Dr. Orayb Najar, Associate Professor, Department of Communication, Northern Illinois University, United States.
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
17
Apr
2000

Pinpointing Palestinian Planning Imperatives for Arab Jerusalem

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: Ambassador Hotel, Jerusalem
Participants: Presentation of the results of a PASSIA project aimed to examine the means by which to shape and ensure a viable future for Arab Jerusalem (charting and mapping scenarios how to recover and regenerate Arab Jerusalem’s neighborhoods, with a case study on Anata)
Speakers: Jan de Jong, Geographer and Land Planning Expert, Amsterdam.
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
25
Mar
2000

What’s at Stake in Calling the Model Parliament ‘Elitist’? - Palestinian Feminism and National Reconstruction after Oslo

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office
Participants: Doris Salah, Amneh Badran, Lina Majaj, Sara Hamouda, Sabri Saidam, Sophie Shiber, Martha Myers, Dr. Eli Dibsy, Anna Bartels, Muriel Asseburg, Nidal Rafa, Nahed Abu Asbeh, Rima Tarazi, Nahla Dibsy.
Speakers: Dr. Debbie Gordon, Associate Professor, Center for Women’s Studies, Wichita State University
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA