Meetings & Workshops

 
8
Oct
2021

Recent Developments at Al-Aqsa Mosque/Al-Haram Al-Sharif

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem.
Participants: Sheikh Azzam Al-Khatib, Director of the Islamic Waqf Department, Member, Islamic Waqf Council.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
29
Sep
2021

Protecting Islamic and Christian Cultural Heritage in Jerusalem

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem.
Participants: Samah Jaouny, Programme Manager, East Jerusalem Programme, Office of the European Union Representative (West Bank & Gaza Strip, UNRWA); Palestinian Vision Organization (PalVision): Rami Nasser, Executive Director; Waad Qannam, Project Director; Mohammad Hadieh, Executive Director, ACT for Alternative Dispute Resolution and Studies; PASSIA: Deniz Altayli, Program Director; Adnan Joulani, Project Director; Omar Farrah, Intern.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
31
Jul
2021

Arab Islamic and Christian Properties in Jerusalem in the Face of Israeli Planning Challenges

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem.
Participants: Sheikh Abdul Azim Salhab, Head of the Islamic Waqf Council, Jerusalem; Dr. Usama Salman, Researcher on Christian Waqf & Christian Affairs; Eng. Fouad Dakkak, Consultant Engineer, Former Member of the Islamic Waqf Council; Shifa Jayousi, Project Coordinator, UNSCO; Ibrahim Matar, Researcher, Jerusalem, PalVision Team; Adnan Joulani, Project Manager, PASSIA.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
7
Jul
2021

The Islamic Waqf Council and Jerusalem Issues

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem.
Participants: German Representative Office, Ramallah: Michael Herold, Acting Head; Niko Fritscher, Head of Political Affairs; Mutasem Al-Ashhab, Political Officer; Deniz Altayli, Program Director, PASSIA.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
11
May
2021

Jerusalem, Palestinian Youth, and the Israeli Military Incursion into the Holy Site: The Day After

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem.
Participants: Independent Television News (ITN): John Irvine, Correspondent; Sean Swan, Cameraman; Ahmad Burghal.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
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10
May
2021

Jerusalem, the Holy Places and Recent Developments

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: Islamic Waqf Council Office, Jerusalem.
Participants: EU Diplomatic Representatives, members of the Waqf Council.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
1
Apr
2021

Protecting the Orthodox Christian Endowments in Jerusalem - Actions and Challenges

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem.
Participants: Niveen Abu Rahmoun, Member, Al-Tajamou' (BALAD) Political Party, Member of the 20th Knesset; Oday Bajali; Prof. Dr. Mustafa Abu Sway, Integral Chair for the Study of Imam Al-Ghazali's Work at the Holy Al-Aqsa Mosque and Al-Quds University; Mohammad Hadieh, Executive Director, ACT for Alternative Dispute Resolution and Studies; Khalil Issa, Project Manager & Advocacy Officer, Palestinian Vision Organization; Deniz Altayli, Program Director, PASSIA
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
21
Feb
2021

The Islamic Waqf Council after Two Years: Review and Future Perspective (Minutes of the meeting coming soon)

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA Zoom Meeting.
Speakers: Dr. Wasfi Kilani, Director, Hashemite Fund for the Restoration of Al-Aqsa Mosque and the Dome of the Rock, Amman.
Participants: The Islamic Waqf Council, Jerusalem: Sheikh Abdul-Azim Salhab, Chairman; Mazen Sinokrot, Businessman, Member; Sheikh Azzam Khatib, Member; Sheikh Mohammad Mustafa Sarandah, Member; Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Member; Dr. Mustafa Abu Sway, Member; Advocate Fahd Kamel Al-Shweiki, Member; Khalil Ahmed Al-Asali, Member; Sheikh Jamil Hamami, Member, the Islamic Higher Committee.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
14
Nov
2020

The Legal Status and Authenticity of Proof of Endowment Properties before the Courts

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem.
Participants: Sheikh Abdel Athem Salhab, Chairman, Islamic Waqf Council; Sheikh Azzam Al-Khatib, Director of the Islamic Waqf Department, Member, Islamic Waqf Council; Eng. Adnan Husseini, PLO Executive Committee Member, Member, Islamic Waqf Council; Mohammad Sarandah, Judge in Jerusalem’s Islamic Courts, Member, Islamic Waqf Council; Mazen Sinokrot, Businessman, Member of Al-Quds University Board of Trustees, Member, Islamic Waqf Council; Hatem Abdel Qader, Fatah Leader, Jerusalem, Member, Islamic Waqf Council; Advocate Fahd Al-Shweiki, Attorney, Islamic Waqf Council; Advocate Nazeeh Alami, Attorney, Jerusalem; Adnan Joulani, Project Manager, PASSIA.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
8
Oct
2020

Palestinian Muslim-Christian Cultural Heritage in Jerusalem

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem.
Participants: Giuseppe Fedele, Consul General, Consulate General of Italy, Jerusalem.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
23
Sep
2020

Threats to Palestinian Christian Heritage in Jerusalem – People and Places

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA Zoom Meeting.
Speakers: Dr. Usama Salman, Freelance Tour Guide; Doctorate of Philosophy, School of Theology, Religious Studies & Islamic Studies, University of Wales, UK
Participants: Dr. Csaba Rada, Head, Hungarian Representative Office to the PA, Ramallah; Pedro Blanco Pérez, Head, Representative Office of México; Danielle Haven, Consul General, Consulate General of Belgium, Jerusalem; David Karlsson, Consul, Political and Economical Affairs, Human Rights, Swedish Consulate General; S. Ruoff, Swedish Consulate General; Jaime Gutiérrez, Spanish Consulate; Fr. Luc Pareydt, Counsellor for Religious Affairs, French Consulate General; Niko Fritscher, Head of Cultural Section, German Representative Office, Ramallah; Philip Haspeslagh, Head, Political Affairs, Belgian Consulate; Riccardo Filippo, Consul/Political Adviser, Italian Consulate; Kathy Bergen; Margarete Jacob; Paulina Viladomat; Rev. Gabriele Zander, Augusta Victoria Church; Rasmus Brandt, Program Manager, Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES), Jerusalem; Rosa Perez, Arts Programme Manager, British Council; Mazen Dabbagh, Project Manager, ANERA, Jerusalem; Basima Adawin, Programme Manager, European Union (EU); Danijela Svircic, Project Manager, European Union (EU); Dr. Bernard Sabella, Executive Secretary, Department of Service to Palestinian Refugees (DSPR), Middle East Council of Churches; Prof. Khuloud Khayyat Dajani, Al-Quds University; Prof. Dr. Mustafa Abu Sway, Integral Chair for the Study of Imam Al-Ghazali's Work at the Holy Al-Aqsa Mosque and Al-Quds University; Dr. Samir Khatib; Ratebeh Aladin, FIDA; Samer Nusseibeh, CEO and Vice President, Mohammed Zaki Nuseibeh & Sons Group; Samia Khouri, Retiree; Fouad Abdeen, Union of the Charitable Societies; Mohammad Abu Hammad; Institute for Palestine Studies; Hind Khoury, Secretary-General, Kairos Palestine; Bishop Dr. Munib A.Younan; Khalil Issa, Advocacy Officer, Palestinian Vision Organization; Deniz Altayli, Program Director, PASSIA; Adnan Joulani, Project Manager, PASSIA; Hind Husseini, PASSIA Team.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
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22
Jul
2020

Christian Cultural Heritage in Jerusalem

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA Zoom Meeting.
Speakers: Dr. Bernard Sabella, Exec. Sec., MECC Department of Service to Palestinian Refugees (DSPR), Middle East, Council of Churches
Participants: Mark Bailey, Head, Representative Office of Australia, Ramallah; Maurits Oskam, First Secretary Political Affairs & Human Rights, Representative Office of Netherlands; Niko Fritscher, Head of Cultural Section, German Representative Office, Ramallah; Reuben Gauci, Head, Representative Office of Malta; Dr. Csaba Rada, Head, Hungarian Representative Office to the PA, Ramallah; Jaime Gutiérrez, Spanish Consulate; Jean-Christophe Augé, Project Manager, Near and Middle East, North Africa - Religions, Center for Analysis, Forecasting and Strategy (CAPS), Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs; Jamal Al-Aref, Consultant, UNDP; Jumana Jaouni, International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC); Prof. Khuloud Khayyat Dajani, Al-Quds University; Maha Samman, Professor, Al-Quds University; Prof. Dr. Mustafa Abu Sway, Integral Chair for the Study of Imam Al-Ghazali's Work at the Holy Al-Aqsa Mosque and Al-Quds University; Dr. Samir Khatib; Walid Salem, Director, Center for Democracy and Community Development; Zakaria Odeh, Executive Director, Civic Coalition for Jerusalem; Bishop Dr. Munib A.Younan; Deniz Altayli, Program Director, PASSIA; Adnan Joulani, Project Manager, PASSIA; Hind Husseini, PASSIA Team.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
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20
Apr
2020

Islamic Holy Places in Times of the Coronavirus Pandemic

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem.
Speakers: Prof. Dr. Mustafa Abu Sway, Integral Chair for the Study of Imam Al-Ghazali's Work at the Holy Al-Aqsa Mosque and Al-Quds University (HM King Abdullah II Endowment).
Participants: Pedro Blanco Pérez, Head, Representative Office of México; Artūras Gailiūnas, Head, Representative Office of Lithuania; Reuben Gauci, Head, Representative Office of Malta; Danielle Haven, Consul General, Consulate General of Belgium, Jerusalem; Amb. Ahmet Riza Demirer, Acting Head, Consulate General of the Republic of Turkey in Jerusalem; Amb. Francisco Mauro de Holanda, Head, Representative Office of Brazil; Erling Hoem, Deputy, Representative Office of Norway; Rodolfo Sahium, Counsellor, Representative Office of Brazil; Riccardo Filippo, Consul/Political Adviser, Italian Consulate; Silvine Jansen, Head of Political Affairs, Representative Office of Germany; Kate O'Rourke, Director, Association of International Development Agencies (AIDA); Jumana Jaouni, International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC); Ghassan Shakshir, Representative Office of Norway; Wadi Razzouk, Senior Policy Officer, Netherlands Representative Office; Maher Daoudi, Senior Programme Manager, Humanitarian Assistance, Consulate General of Sweden, Jerusalem; Jamal Al-Aref, Consultant, UNDP; Terry Bullata, Senior Program Manager, Swiss Development Cooperation; Dr. Ola Awad, President, PCBS; Dr. Hani Abdeen, Member, Awqaf Council, Dean of Medical School, Al-Quds University, Jerusalem; Bishop Dr. Munib A. Younan; Prof. Khuloud Khayyat Dajani, Al-Quds University, jerusalem; Dr. Munir Nuseibah, Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Law, Director, Al-Quds Human Rights Clinic and Community Action Center, Al-Quds University, Jerusalem; Maha Samman, Professor, Al-Quds University, Jerusalem; Fouad Hallak, PASSIA; Fayzeh Zalatimo, Consultant, Red Crescent Society & Member of the Board of Trustees, Dar Al-Tifl Al-Arabi, Jerusalem; Adnan Joulani, PMT Center; Marianne Gros, Researcher, France; Khalil Issa, Advocacy Officer, Palestinian Vision Organization; Deniz Altayli, Program Director, PASSIA; Hind Husseini, PASSIA; in addition to five participants who could not be identified.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
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20
Feb
2020

Jerusalem and the Holy Places

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem.
Participants: Daisy Organ, Head of Political Team, British Consulate General, Jerusalem.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
28
Jan
2020

The Visit of French President Emmanuel Macron to the Holy Places in Jerusalem

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem.
Participants: Trond Bakkevig, Special Advisor, NOREF, Norway.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA