Meetings & Workshops

 
5
Feb
2018

Palestinian Culture and Art

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem.
Participants: Senator Cristovam Buarque, Former Minister of Education, Governor of the Federal District, and Dean of the University of Brasilia; Amb. Francisco Mauro Brasil de Holanda, Head, Representative Office of Brazil to the PA, Ramallah; Leandro Vieira Silva, First Secretary, Representative Office of Brazil to the PA, Ramallah; Issa Issa Qawasmi, Writer & Photographer; Azzam Abu Saud, Writer; Sani Meo, General Manager & Publisher, This Week in Palestine; Khalil Touma, Poet & Interpreter; Dr. Safa Nasser Eddin, Vice-President, Al-Quds University, Jerusalem; Dr. Mustafa Abu Sway, Professor, Al-Quds University.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
22
May
2017

Education and Culture in Palestine

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem.
Participants: Oliver McTernan, Director, Forward Thinking, UK; Isobel Scott-Barrett, Programmes Officer, Forward Thinking, UK; Jordan Morgan, Research and Development Officer, Forward Thinking, UK; Lila Cherrih, Programmes Assistant, Forward Thinking, UK; Sarah Husseini, Editor; Deniz Altayli, Program Director, PASSIA; Jan Ybema, Intern, PASSIA.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
30
Apr
2017

Preparing an Exhibition on the City of Jerusalem

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem.
Participants: Delegation from the Stiftung Jüdisches Museum Berlin, Germany: Cilly Kugelmann, Former Director; Oliver Glatz, Freelance Curator.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
25
Apr
2017

Commemorating Eng. Ibrahim Dakkak (1929-2016)

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: Legacy Hotel, Jerusalem.
Speakers: Dr. Ekrima Sabri, Head, Supreme Islamic Council, Jerusalem; Rev. Patriarch Michel Sabbah, Head, The Islamic-Christian Commission in Support of Jerusalem & Holy Sites, former Head, Latin Patriarchate; Dr. Mustafa Barghouti, PLO Executive Committee Member; Zahira Kamal, General Secretary, Palestine Democratic Union (FIDA); Abed Al-Qader Husseini, Head of Board of Directors, Faisal Husseini Foundation, Jerusalem; Azzam Dakkak, Dakkak Family Representative.
Participants: Hijazi Risheq, Member, Arab Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Jerusalem; Khalil Assali, Journalist, Akhbar El Balad; Bishop Dr. Munib A. Younan, Head, Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan & the Holy Land (ELCJHL); Terry Boullata, Swiss Development Cooperation, Jerusalem; Sheikh Jamil Hamami, Lecturer, Al-Quds University, Jerusalem; Sheikh Abdel Azim Salhab, Head, High Council of Waqf, Jerusalem; Ziad Hammouri, Director, Jerusalem Center for Social & Economic Rights (JCSER), Jerusalem; Issam Taha, Retiree; Badr Jamjoum, Retiree; Jamileh Kabaja, Housewife; Minas Kabaja Dakkak; Sani Meo, Publisher, This Week in Palestine; Azzam Hashlamoon; Diana Safieh, Safia Tours; Yasin Abu Saud; Rima Abu Saud; Dr. Suleiman Ghosheh, Medical Doctor, Jerusalem; Khaled Jamjoum; Ali Khamis; Saed Dakkak; Salam Daana, Medical Doctor; Wadi Kabaja; Hisham Bakri; Khaled Barghouth; Issam Awwad; Nabeel Hamoudeh; Nora Carmi, Kairos Palestine; Samia Khoury; Samer Nusseibeh, Engineer, Jerusalem; Nabil Sub Laban; Salah Zuheikeh; Walid Salem, Lecturer at Al-Quds University; Rania Elias, Yabous Cultural Centre, Jerusalem; Khaled Kaloti, Businessman, Jerusalem; Aref Husseini, Founder of Al-Nayzak; Dr. Tamer Sawalha; Majed Husseini, Reitree; Mahmoud Jarallah, Businessman; Issam Rabee, Engineer; Mohammad Abu Khdeir, Journalist, Al-Quds Newspaper; Fr. Rafiq Khouri, Latin Patriarchate, Jerusalem; Raja Khalidi, Development Economist; Sami El-Yousef, Regional Director for Palestine and Israel, Pontifical Mission.​
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
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1
Nov
2016

History & Culture: Turkish Perspective

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: Turkish Cultural Center at the Consulate General of the Republic of Turkey.
Participants: Prof. Dr. Seref Ates, Deputy President, Yunus Emre Institute, Ankara, Turkey
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
9
Jun
2016

Facets of the Israeli-Palestinian protracted conflict: history, religion, resistance and identity

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem.
Participants: Shalom Staub (Associate Provost, Professor at Dickinson College), Norma Jean Park (student), Ashley Tang (student), Sally Matlock (student), Lisa Teitelbaum (student), Meagan Dashcund (student), Selena Gould (student), Ikram Rabbani (student) Shisheng Zhon (student) Taylor Lezhen (student), Mira Puetz (intern at PASSIA).
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
26
Feb
2014

Crisis of Identity & Education in Jerusalem

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: Legacy Hotel, Jerusalem.
Speakers: Samir Jibril, Director of Education, Awqaf Department, Directorate of Jerusalem.
Participants: Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA; Ali Sabbah, Coordinator of Activities; Dr. Abdel Rahman Abbad, Secretary General for the Muslim Scholars and Ulama in Palestine; Dr. Sulaiman Rabadi, Freres College for Boys & Girls (De la Salle); Aref Husseini, Founder of Al-Nayzak; Fayzeh Zalatimo, Medical Tech; Sawsan Safadi, PR Manager; Adel Ghazzawi, Mohammad Bader, Hakim Dirbas, Muayad Bader, Lana Fraij, Osama Abu Khdeir, Raed Halabi, Abeer irbas, Hanin Naafeh, Mohammad Sayyad, Delegation from the Parents Committee Union; Dima Samman, Director General, Directorate of Education; Ahmad Dureidi, Rosary Sisters’ High School, Dr. Maha Samman, Head of Urban Studies and Spatial Practices program at Al-Quds Bard Honors College for Liberal Arts and Sciences; Sireen Yihya, Student; Nadeen Nashashibi, Project Coordinator, Yabous Cultural Center; Abed Abu Diab; Adv. Azzam Hashlamon, Director, Dar Al-Aytam; Mustafa Kemal Sahin, Vice Consul, Turkish Consulate; Abdel Aziz Rajabi; Sonia Quteineh; Hanin Joulani, Teacher; Abdel Karim Lafi, President of Parents Committee Union, Sinan Abdel Qader, Architect; Khaled Kaloti, Engineer; Abdel Qader Husseini, Faisal Husseini Foundation; Yaser Abdel Rahman Abu Dayi, Rosary Sisters’ Hugh School; Nasser Hidmi; Eng. Abdel Qader Tahboub; Darwish Hijazi; Amani Khalifa; Husni Al-Natsheh, Director Manager, Housing Council; Mahmoud Abu AL-Rob, Rosary Sisters’ High School; Jamil Abdel Rahman, Lecturer; Mohammad Jamal Abu Khdeir, Journalist; Hisham Issa Hidmi, Lecturer; Nadim Jamal, Journalist; Abel Latif Ghaith; Omar Mustafa Alami, Deputy General Manager, Jerusalem Cigarette Co. LTD; Elias Khouri, Lawyer; Dr. Iyad Hallaq, Lecturer; Eng. Khalid Khateeb, Palestinian Heritage Museum; Daoud Ghoul; Father Rafiq Khouri, Latin Patriarchate.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
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3
Dec
2013

Education in Jerusalem and the Question of Identity

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA Office.
Speakers: Sawsan Safadi, Director, Public & International Relations, PA Ministry of Education, Jerusalem
Participants: Samir Jbreal, Director of the Palestinian Authority Ministry of Education office in Jerusalem; Nadim Jamal, Media; Haya Toutah; Eman El Taji, Director of Dar El-Tifil Al-Arabi; Murad Bastami, Human Rights Officer, United Nation Mission in Darfur; Noor Rajabi,; Nasser Hidmi; Dina Abu Ghaida, Senior Economist , Senior Economist, Education, Human Development Group Middle East & North Africa Region, The World Bank; Hatem Khweis, Union of Parents’ Committees in East Jerusalem Schools.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
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8
Jul
2013

Review of Jerusalem’s Cultural Scene

  • Organizer: None.
  • Location: PASSIA Office.
Participants: Jerome Sherman, Public Diplomacy Officer, American Consulate General; Vivian Abdallah Zambil, Cultural Program Specialist, American Consulate General
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
8
Feb
2013

Youth Empowerment and Culture

  • Organizer: None.
  • Location: PASSIA Office.
Participants: Michael A. Richards, Consul for Press and Cultural Affairs; Rachel Leslie, Cultural Affairs Officer; Suzan Namri, Cultural Affairs Office, US Consulate General, Jerusalem
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
26
Oct
2011

Palestinian Identity

  • Organizer: None.
  • Location: PASSIA Office.
Participants: Padraig O'Malley, Professor of Peace and Reconciliation, University of Massachusetts
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
7
Apr
2010

Knowladge as a Negative Space for Power

  • Organizer: None.
  • Location: PASSIA Office.
Participants: Ariadna Petri, Project Officer, National Center for Substainable Development in Romania; Dr. Marin Albu, Head of the Representative Office of Romania.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
23
Mar
2010

Russian Culture in Palestine

  • Organizer: None.
  • Location: PASSIA Office.
Participants: Paul Rassadin, Attache at the Representative Office of the Russian Federation to the Palestinian Authority.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
16
Mar
2010

French-Palestinian Academic Cooperation

  • Organizer: None.
  • Location: PASSIA Office.
Participants: Consulate General of France in Jerusalem: Lucienne d’Alencon, Director of the French Cultural Center in Nablus; Fanny Lafourcade, Attache for University Cooperation and Institution ; Benoit Tadie, Counselor of Cooperation and Cultural Affairs.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
8
Mar
2010

Employment Program

  • Organizer: None.
  • Location: PASSIA Office.
Participants: German Technical Cooperation: H. Jochen Regner, Project Manager, Regional Funds; Corinna Gayer, Researcher
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA