PASSIA Training Program - on

Party Development

Oct. 20, 2008 - Oct. 24, 2008
Jericho

Speakers

These people wil speak for you, so listen carefully!

Event Agenda

20 10 2008
9:30 a.m. - 10 a.m.

Welcoming Address / Opening Remarks

Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA, Jerusalem -

Welcoming Address / Opening Remarks
10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Introduction

Dr. Mohammed Dajani, Lecturer, Al-Quds University -

Introduction
11:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Break

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Break
11:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.

Introduction, contd.

Dr. Mohammed Dajani -

Introduction, contd.
1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

Lunch

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Lunch
2:15 p.m. - 4 p.m.

The Concept of Leadership (Why political leadership is important; what makes a leader; leadership & vision; challenges and opportunities for the next generation of leaders)

Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi -

The Concept of Leadership (Why political leadership is important; what makes a leader; leadership & vision; challenges and opportunities for the next generation of leaders)
4 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Break

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Break
4:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.

History of Palestinian Political Parties

Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi -

History of Palestinian Political Parties
7 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Dinner

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Dinner
21 10 2008
9:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Communication Skills Luna Shamieh

Lecturer, Birzeit University -

Communication Skills Luna Shamieh
10:45 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Break

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Break
11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Communication Skills, contd.

Luna Shamieh -

Communication Skills, contd.
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Lunch

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Lunch
1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Communication Skills, contd.

Luna Shamieh -

Communication Skills, contd.
4:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Break

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Break
4:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Communication Skills, contd.

Luna Shamieh -

Communication Skills, contd.
7 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Dinner

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Dinner
22 10 2008
9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

Developing / Improving a Party Image - Strategic Planning/ - Introduction

Dr. Varsen Aghabekian, Director of Development and Projects, President’s Office, Ramallah -

Developing / Improving a Party Image - Strategic Planning/ - Introduction
10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Environmental scanning Components Tools-SWOT and 7 S analysis Data collection methods

Dr. Varsen Aghabekian -

Environmental scanning Components Tools-SWOT and 7 S analysis Data collection methods
11:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Break

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Break
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Environmental scanning (continued)

Dr. Varsen Aghabekian -

Environmental scanning (continued)
1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Lunch

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Lunch
2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Environmental scanning (continued)

Dr. Varsen Aghabekian -

Environmental scanning (continued)
3:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

Break

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Break
3:45 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.

Visions and missions

Dr. Varsen Aghabekian -

Visions and missions
5:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Break

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Break
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Strategy planning and implementation

Dr. Varsen Aghabekian -

Strategy planning and implementation
7 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Lunch

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Lunch
23 10 2008
9:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Leadership Styles

Dr. Mahmoud Baidoun, Psychologist and Clinical Supervisor, Ramallah -

Leadership Styles
10:45 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Break

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Break
11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Leadership Styles, contd.

Dr. Mahmoud Baidoun -

Leadership Styles, contd.
12:30 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Lunch

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Lunch
2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Leadership Styles, contd.

Dr. Mahmoud Baidoun -

Leadership Styles, contd.
3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Break

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Break
4 p.m. - 6 p.m.

The election before the election: gain the support of the delegates in the primaries/to the nominating convention, build a campaign organization (hiring staff, creating strategies, preparing a platform, raising funds), “sell oneself”

Knut Dethlefsen, Resident Representative of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation (FES), Jerusalem -

The election before the election: gain the support of the delegates in the primaries/to the nominating convention, build a campaign organization (hiring staff, creating strategies, preparing a platform, raising funds), “sell oneself”
7 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Lunch

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Lunch
24 10 2008
9 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Media Relations (Dealing with/using TV and Radio)

Omar Nazzal, Director, Clackate for Media and Communications, Al-Bireh -

Media Relations (Dealing with/using TV and Radio)
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Media Relations. Contd.

Omar Nazzal -

Media Relations. Contd.
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Break

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Break
12:30 p.m. - 1 p.m.

Wrap up and final discussion – FES - PASSIA

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Wrap up and final discussion – FES - PASSIA
1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

Lunch

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Lunch