Training Young Leaders - on

Party Development

May 26, 2007 - May 30, 2007
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Speakers

These people wil speak for you, so listen carefully!

Event Agenda

26 05 2007
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. Ali Jirbawi, Professor of Political Science, Birzeit 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. Ali Jirbawi -

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

Lunch

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Lunch
2:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

Party Formation (I) Social cleavages and their transformation into political cleavages/programs. Why do new parties form? Impact of the institutional and political environment on the formation of parties

George Giacaman,Director of Muwatin, Ramallah -

Party Formation (I) Social cleavages and their transformation into political cleavages/programs. Why do new parties form? Impact of the institutional and political environment on the formation of parties
27 05 2007
9:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Party Formation (II): Legal and constitutional frameworks Provisions and rules governing the creation, registration, operation, financing and dissolution of political parties.

Baha Al-Bakri, former Senior Official at the Central Election Commission; Lecturer of Law, Birzeit University -

Party Formation (II): Legal and constitutional frameworks Provisions and rules governing the creation, registration, operation, financing and dissolution of political parties.
10:45 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Break

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

Leadership Styles (leadership types, various personalities, convincing others, leaving an impression, understanding what makes a leader. Motivating others, leadership in cultural and situational contexts, leadership ethics)

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

Leadership Styles (leadership types, various personalities, convincing others, leaving an impression, understanding what makes a leader. Motivating others, leadership in cultural and situational contexts, leadership ethics)
1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Lunch

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Lunch
2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Leadership Styles, contd.

Dr. Mahmoud Baidoun -

Leadership Styles, contd.
28 05 2007
9:15 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Institutional and Organizational Requirements of Parties (II)

Andrea Nahles and Inge Wettig-Danielmeier -

Institutional and Organizational Requirements of Parties (II)
11 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Break

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Break
11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Institutional and Organizational Requirements of Parties (I)

Dr. Andreas Helle, Political Advisor, Party of European Socialists -

Institutional and Organizational Requirements of Parties (I)
12:30 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Lunch

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Lunch
2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Party Formation (III): History of Palestinian Political Parties

Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Chairman of PASSIA -

Party Formation (III): History of Palestinian Political Parties
29 05 2007
9:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Political Parties and Elections

Dr. Andreas Helle -

Political Parties and Elections
10:45 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Break

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

Political Parties and Elections

Dr. Andreas Helle -

Political Parties and Elections
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Lunch

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Lunch
1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Intra-Party Politics

Dr. Mohammed Dajani Lecturer, Al-Quds University -

Intra-Party Politics
30 05 2007
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Case Study: Forming a New Party in Palestine

Dr. Nazmi Joubeh, Co-Director of Al-Riwaq, Ramallah, and member of the ‘Third Way’ -

Case Study: Forming a New Party in Palestine
10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Break

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Break
10:45 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Case Study: Forming a New Party in Palestine; Party financing / Fundraising / Financial Reporting

Dr. Nazmi Joubeh -

Case Study: Forming a New Party in Palestine; Party financing / Fundraising / Financial Reporting
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Lunch

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Lunch
2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Discussion with local party practitioners

Qais Abdul Karim (Badil - Alternative), Bassam Salhi (PA Minister of Culture), Hatem Abdul Qader (Fateh), and Saleh Rafat (FIDA) -

Discussion with local party practitioners
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Wrap up and final discussion – FES - PASSIA

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Wrap up and final discussion – FES - PASSIA