PASSIA SEMINARS 2005

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as part of its Training Young Leaders Program

PASSIA's Training Program on

Public Policy Leadership

(19-22 March, 2005, Best Eastern Hotel, Ramallah )

Lecture Program
   
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DAY ONE: Saturday, 19 March 2005
9.30-10.30  
Mahdi Abdul Hadi

Welcoming Address /
The Concept of Leadership in the Arab World

Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Chairman of PASSIA, Jerusalem

       
  10.30-11.30  

 

Nadia Najjab

Psychology of Leadership I (leadership types, various personalities, convincing others, leaving an impression, understanding what makes a leader / leadership in cultural and situational contexts )
Dr. Nadia Najjab, Assistant Professor, Department of Education and Psychology, Birzeit University

  11.30-11.45  

Break

  11.45-12.30  

Psychology of Leadership contd.
Dr. Nadia Najjab

  12.30-13.30  

Lunch

  13.30-16:30  

Participants’ Assignment
Presentation & Discussion
with Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi

       

 

DAY TWO: Sunday, 20 March 2005
9.15-10.45  
Asma Imam

Decision-Making and Supervision Skills I
(taking charge, delegating work, motivating others)
Dr. Asma Imam, Project Manager, East Jerusalem Hospitals Coordination Project, Welfare Association /Lecturer, Health Management, Al-Quds University, Jerusalem

  10.45-11.00  

Break

  11.00-12.30  

Decision-Making and Supervision Skills II
(chairing meetings, building and working in teams, negotiating skills)
Dr. Asma Imam

  12.30-13.30  

Lunch

  13.30-15.00  

Leading and Managing People: Communication and Problem Solving Skills
Dr. Asma Imam

       
       

 

DAY THREE: Monday, 21 March 2005
9.15-10.45  
Ali Jirbawi

Policy-formulation/policy-making processes (identify­ing/addressing/managing public policy issues)
Dr. Ali Jirbawi, Professor of Political Science, Birzeit University

  10.45-11.00  

Break

  11.00-12.30  

Players & their roles in the policy process (Interest Groups and Lobbyists; Legislative and Executive; Administration; Courts)
Dr. Ali Jirbawi

  12.30-13.30  

Lunch

  13.30-16.00  

Exercise
with Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi

       
       

 

DAY FOUR: Tuesday, 22 March 2005
9.30-11.00  
Jamal Shobaki

Policy-Making: A Case Study from the Government/ Public Sector
Jamal Shobaki, PLC Member, Hebron Constituency

  11.00-11.15  

Break

  11.15-12.45  
Omar Barghouti

Creating/influencing public opinion (with exercises)
Omar Barghouti, Independent Political and Cultural Analyst

  12.45-13.00  

Lunch

  13.00-15.00  

Creating/influencing public opinion, contd.
Omar Barghouti

  15.00-16.00  

Exercise
with Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi

Wrap-Up

       
 

 

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