Meetings & Workshops

 
27
Mar
2019

Interfaith Dialogue

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem.
Participants: Members of the Church of Scotland: Andrew Mellella, Minister; Maureen Jack, Convener, Middle East Committee; Sue Hamilton; Jimmy Hudson, Teacher; Michael Rowe; Pat Rowe; Calum Macsween, Retired Head Teacher; Allan MccAfferty, Minister; Linoa Simpson; Douglas Simpson; Senny Adams, Minister; Mandy Stirling, Doctor; Russell McLarty, Minister; Vahn Hodge, Retired; William Dargan, Retired; Margot Hudson, Retired; Mairi Perkins, Minister; Malcolm Hamilton, Retired; Curistale Hodge, Retired; Timothy Bell, Retired; Ian Stirling, Minister; Benjamin Ashraf, Intern.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
15
Feb
2019

Interfaith Dialogue

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: Working Dinner at the Residence of the EU Representative, Jerusalem.
Participants: Ján Figeľ, Special Envoy for Promotion of Freedom of Religion outside the EU; Ralph Tarraf, European Union Representative, Jerusalem; Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Chairman of PASSIA; 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. Bernard Sabella, Sociologist, Executive Director of Middle East Council of Churches/Department of Services to Palestinian Refugees (DSPR); Nora Carmi, Retired, Community Building.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
5
Dec
2018

Jerusalem and the Holy Places

  • 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
Participants: Delegation from the Comenius Leergangen Group, Netherlands: Jan Willem Weck, Moderator; Annelies Jorna, Researcher; Anho van Hoepa, Vice-Chairman; Hans van Dijk, Private Banker; Corni de Voght, Banker; Fenny van Veghen, Prosecutor; Erik Pool, Director; Jolanda Hillebrand, Coach, Pieter-Matthijs Gijsbers, Director.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
27
Oct
2018

Al-Aqsa Mosque (Al-Haram Ash-Sharif)

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: Jerusalem.
Participants: Sheikh Azzam Al-Khatib, General Director of the Islamic Waqf, Jerusalem.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
20
Feb
2018

How to Defend Palestinian Rights in Jerusalem - Bab Ar-Rahmeh Cemetery as a Case Study

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem.
Participants: Sheikh Abdel Azim Salhab, Head, High Council of Waqf, Jerusalem; Rev. Patriarch Michel Sabbah, Head, the Islamic-Christian Commission in Support of Jerusalem & Holy Sites, former Latin Patriarch; Prof. Imad Abu Kishek, President, Al-Quds University; Dr. Hani Abdeen, Member, Awqaf Council, Dean of Medical School, Al-Quds University, Jerusalem; Mazen Sinokrot, Member, Awqaf Council, Chairman of AlQuds Holding, Jerusalem; Eng. Fouad Dakkak, Member, Awqaf Council; Hatem Abdel Qader, Fatah member, former Minister of Jerusalem Affairs, former PLC member for Jerusalem; Sami Irsheid, Lawyer, Jerusalem; Usama Halabi, Lawyer, Researcher, Jerusalem; Fouad Hallak, Policy Advisor, PLO Negotiations Affairs Department, Ramallah; Mohammad Hadieh, Legal Counselor; Dr. Safa Nasser Eddin, Vice-President, Al-Quds University, Jerusalem; Ghassan Deik, Dean of Registration, Al-Quds University; Dr. Suleiman Ghosheh, Medical Doctor, Jerusalem; Khalil Assali, Journalist, Akhbar El Balad; Ratebeh Natsheh, Social Youth Activist; Walid Salem, Lecturer; Sheikh Jamil Hamami, Lecturer, Al-Quds University, Jerusalem; Nabeel Hammodeh, Businessman; Naim Maslamani, Professor, Al-Quds University.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
24
Jan
2018

Jerusalem and the Holy Places

  • 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
Participants: Delegation of Dutch and German public and private sector executives from the Comenius Leergangen Group.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
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7
Dec
2017

Jerusalem - Capital of the Christian Faith

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem.
Participants: Presbyterian Church (USA)-PCUSA Group :Catherine Gordon, Representative for International Issues, Washington Liaison; Douglas Dicks, Facilitator for Education for Justice and Peace; Chris Iosso, Coordinator, Social Witness Policy; Ryan D. Smith, Director and Representative to the United Nations; Sara Lisherness, Director, Compassion, Peace and Justice; Philip Woods, Area Coordinator, Middle East and Europe; Rev. Victor Makari, Presbyterian Church (USA) Partnership Liaison
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
16
Aug
2017

Jerusalem & Al-Aqsa Mosque

  • Organizer: Royal Court, Amman.
  • Location: Royal Palace, Amman.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
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7
Feb
2017

Briefing for the Belgian Prime Minister on the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict and the Question of Jerusalem & the Holy Places

  • Organizer: Consulate General of Belgium, Jerusalem.
  • Location: Residence of the Belgian Consul General, Jerusalem.
Participants: Charles Michel, Belgian Prime Minister; Bruno Jans, Belgian Consul General, Jerusalem; Sari Nusseibeh; Fadi Hidmi, Director General, The Arab Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Jerusalem; Rania Elias, Yabous Cultural Centre, Jerusalem
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
1
Nov
2016

Jerusalem & the Holy Places

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA , Jerusalem.
Participants: Participant(s): Rev. Victor Makari, Bethlehem; Sewickley Presbyterian Church: Sylvia Dallas; Sandy Cooper; Joan Murdoch; Toby Orem Graham; Patricia Stover; Kevin long; Hayes Stover; Susan Wardrop; Ann Strong.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
9
Feb
2016

Honoring Ceremony Lunch on the Occasion of the Retirement of Sheikh Abdul Azim Salhab from the Post of Acting Chief Justice and Head of the Jerusalem Islamic Court

  • Organizer: Acting Islamic Chief Justice Department.
  • Location: Ambassador Hotel, Jerusalem.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
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16
Aug
2014

Reality and Challenges Facing AL-Aqsa Mosque- Awqaf and Islamic Affairs Council

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA Office, Jerusalem.
Participants: Sheikh Abdel Azim Salhab, Acting Chief Judge, Head of the High Council of Waqf; Mohammad Nusseibeh, Awqaf Council Member, Mohammad Subhi Jabarein, Head, Al-Aqsa Association for Waqf and Heritage; Dr. Suleiman Ahmad Al-Masra Association; Sheikh Ibrahim Said Sabri, Awqaf Council Member; Hatem Abdel Qader, The Jerusalem File, Former Minister of Jerusalem Affairs; Ali Abu Sheikha, Islamic Movement inside the 1948 Palestine; Adv. “Mohammad Bashir” Al-Muhtaseb, Awqaf Council Member; Adnan Husseini, Minister of Jerusalem Affairs; Hani Abdeen, Dean, Medicine Faculty, Awqaf Council Member; Mustafa Abu Zahra, Hammad Abu Deibes, Head, Islamic Movement inside the 1948 Palestine; Hani Issawi; Dr. Mohammad Ibrahim Nasser Al-Din, General Director Assistant, Islamic Waqf; Jamal Abu Taameh, Legal Consultant, Islamic Awqaf; Sheikh Azzam El-Khatib, General Director, Islamic Waqf, Sheikh Jamil Abdul Rahim Hamami, Secretary General, Supreme Islamic Council, Lecturer, Al-Quds University; Mohammad Zeidan, Head, Higher Arab Monitoring Committee; Mazen Sinokrot, Awqaf Council; Sheikh Kamal Khateeb, Islamic Movement; Dr. Ikirma Sabri, Supreme Islamic Council; Sheikh Muhammad Ahmad Hussein, Grand Mufti of Jerusalem; Ziyad Hammouri; Safwat Freij , Aqsa Association, Islamic Movement; Ahmad Hisham Zghayyer, Chamber of Commerce; Abdel Latif Ghaith, Head, Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association; Fouad Daqqaq, Awqaf Council Member; Sheikh Qasem Rayyan, President, Aqsa Association; Tasneem Kassem, Consultant, Dimensions Consulting; Firas Zaghal, Consultant; Omar Kisswani, Director, Al-Aqsa Mosque; Hikmat Naamneh; Director, Al-Aqsa Association; Adv. Khaled Zabarkah, Director; Dr. Mustafa Abu Swai, Dean, Faculty of Da'wa and Principles of Religion; Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head, Palestinian Academic Society for the Study of International Affairs- PASSIA
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
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16
Apr
2014

Challenges Facing AL-Aqsa Mosque

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: Legacy Hotel, Jerusalem.
Participants: Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA; Mahfouz Abu Turk, Journalist; Murad Isaid, Journalist; Sheikh Muhammad Ahmad Hussein, Grand Mufti of Jerusalem; Dr. Arafat Hidmi, Chairman of Board of Trustees, Al-Makassed; Dr. Ishaq Yacoub Al-Qutob, Director General, Samer Nusseibeh, Engineer; Qusai Abbas, Project Coordinator; Mahira Dajani, DTA President; Fayza Zalatimo, DTA Deputy President; Fadwa Zalatimo,President, Friends’ Society of the Islamic Orphanage School; Sheikh Abdel Azim Salhab, Head of the High Council of Waqf, Ahmad Hashem Al-Zughayyar, President, Federation of Palestinian Chambers of Commerce, Industry & Agriculture; Adnan Husseini, Minister of Jerusalem Affairs; Sheikh Azzam El-Khatib, General Director of the Islamic Waqf; Mazin Jaabari, Director; Dr. Bassam Abu Lebdi, Medical Doctor, Al-Makassed; Nasser Hidmi, Political Activist; Dr. Abdel Rahman Abbad, Secretary General for the Muslim Ulama and Scholars in Palestine; Nimer Shaaban Al-Safadi, Teacher/ Translator; Murad Bustami; Human Rights Officer, UN; Khaled Kaloti; Khaled Halabi Hamo; Mazin Abu Al-Soud; Sheikh Dr. Mustafa Abu Sway, Prof., Al-Quds University; Mohammad Nusseibeh, Engineer; Dr. Ahmad Fawaqa, Lecturer; Dr. Mahmoud Ibrahim Nasser Al-Dein, Financial Director, Awqaf; Nabeel Hammouda, General Director; Sheikh Yacoub Shabaneh, Member of the Sharia'a Appeal Court; Dr. Mohammad Qutob, President, ‏Arab Development Society; Itedal AL-Ashhab, Educational Portfolio & Member at the National Conference; Bashir Nusseibeh, Lawyer; Dr. Awad Mansour; Ahmad Safadi, Director, Elya.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
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3
Aug
2013

Launching a new Brochure: “ A Guide to Al-Aqsa Mosque”.

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: Legacy Hotel, Jerusalem.
Speakers: Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Chairman of PASSIA; Sheikh Abdul Azim Salhab, Council of Waqf & Islamic Affairs-Head; Ms. Elvan Haciefendioglu, Deputy Consul General of Turkey; Mr. Sedat Yilmaz, Director of Cultural Section, Consulate General of Turkey Mr. Sedat Yi
Participants: Sheikh Azzam Al-Khatib, Director, Islamic Waqf Offices; Engineer Mazen Sinokrot, Business man, Sinokrot Group; Dr. Hani Abdeen, Lecturer, Al-Quds University; Engineer Muhammad Nuseibeh; Dr. Mustafa Abu Sway, Lecturer, Al-Quds University; Bashir Al-Muhtaseb, Lawyer; Dr. Muhammad Nasreddin, Financial Director, Islamic Waqf Offices; Adnan Husseini, Minister, Jerusalem Affairs; Dr. Mahdi abdul Hadi, Chairman of PASSIA; Abdel Qader Al-Husseini, Faisal Husseini Foundation; Dr. Arafat Hidmi, Doctor, Al-Makassed Hospital; Khaled Al-Kaloti, Engineer; Dr. Abdel Rahman Abbad, Professor; Sheikh Jamil Hamami, Lecturer, Al-Quds University; Omar Al-Alami; Lamis Al-Alami, Minister of Education Palestine; Muhammad Al-Alami, Jerusalem Cigarette Company; Sheikh Mustafa Abu Zahra, chambers of Commerce; Head of the Auspices of Islamic Cemeteries Committee, Jerusalem; Sinan Abdel Qader, Engineer; Imad Muna, Educational Bookshop; Dr. Basem Abu Asab, Doctor & Director, Al-Hayat Medical Centers; Hatem Khweis, Media; Ayman Sinokrot, Sinokrot Group; Shifa Jayousi, UNSCO; Jamal Abdeen, Al-Bir Society; Khalil Al-Assali, Journalist; Nisreen Al-Aref, FES; Jamal Al-Aref, ANERA; Ziad Al-Hamouri; Ahmad Al-Rweidy, Advisor; Suleiman Ghosheh, Doctor; Adli Nasreddin, Engineer; Dr. Ali Abu Ras, Arab Institute; Wafa Al-Dajani, Engineer; Sheikh Akram Nassar ,Shari’a Courts –Jerusalem; Sheikh Iyad Al-Abbasi, Shari’a Courts –Jerusalem; Nabil Hamoudeh Real State Company; Sheikh Ashraf Salhab, Zakat Centers, Jerusalem; Khaled Zabarqa, Director, Jerusalem Center for Development; Dr. Suleiman Eghbaria; Saleh Ashour; Hani Dweik, Business man,; Sami Al-Jundi; Wael Idriss; Aseel Fatafteh, PASSIA Researcher; Maen Adileh, Teacher; Sana Shannak, PASSIA Adminsitration; Imad Farrah, PASSIA IT Specialist; Hadeel Zumot, PASSIA Team; Antar Hijazi, PASSIA Team; Sam Andrews, PASSIA Intern; Felix Neugebauer, PASSIA Intern; Sawsan Safadi, Head, Public Relations and Directorate of International Relations Education; Mazen Ahram; Maysoun Masluhi, Translator; Rania Muhareb, PASSIA Intern; Bishop Dr. Munib Younan, Evangelical Lutheran Church; Suheil Dawani, Anglican Bishop Jerusalem; Sabri Saidam; Hazem Ghaith, Representative Office of Egypt, Ramallah; Hammam Abu Zaid, Representative Office of Egypt, Ramallah; Dr. Hany Abdel Rahman Khader, Acting Head of the Egyptian Mission, Tel Aviv; Mustafa Al-Gamal, Consulate of Egypt, Tel Aviv; Sheikh Ali Abu Sheikha; Ahmad Al-Tayyibi, Member of Parliament ; Nader Farrah, Al-Hayat Center; Mahmoud Jaddeh; Tugba Arslan, Vice Consul Consulate General of Turkey; Husamettin Arslan, Vice Consul Consulate General of Turkey; Elvan Haciefendioglu, Deputy Consul General of Turkey; Mehmet Erdil, TIPH Hebron; Enwar Arpa; Sedat Yilmaz, Director of Cultural Section Consulate General of Turkey; Ediz TIYANSAN, Journalist; Mehmet Kivanc; Yusuf Kasarci; Murat Gukurcam; Daoud Qutteni, TIKA; Rami Sublaban, TIKA; Mehmet Beyazit Aksoy, TIKA; Kursad Mahmat, TIKA Coordinator, Dr. Serdar Cam, President of TIKA.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
15
May
2013

Religion, Conflict and Dialogue

  • Organizer: PASSIA.
  • Location: PASSIA Office.
Participants: Students of Intercultural Relations, Stockholm School of Theology, Lars Lingirs, Director, Stockholm School of Theology; Mats Palmborg; Margareta Palmborg; Ulrika Lindskog, Maria O’Donnell; Helena Dahlin Kasse; Inger Gillerstrand; Amalia Kristohersson; Sven Halvardsson; Kjell-Ake Nordqvist; Anders Gezelius Hagglund; Kristin Hagegard.
All Meetings & Workshops were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA