Meetings

 
19
Sep
2017

Jerusalem and the Palestinian-Israeli Impasse

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem
Participants: Arturo Scotto, Member of the Chamber of Deputies, Italy; Roberto Speranza, Member of the Chamber of Deputies, Italy; Daniela Reggiani, Technical Staff; Umberto De Giovannangeli, Technical Staff; Fabio Sokolowicz, Consul General; Federico Dimonopoli, Consul; Jamal Abu Omar, Interpreter.
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
18
Sep
2017

Hamas' Initiative: Maneuver or Genuine Reconciliation?

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem
Participants: Layal Bishara, Monte Carlo Doualiya
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
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30
Aug
2017

The Nakba and the Growing Invisibility of the Palestinians

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office
Participants: Comenius Leergangen Group: Sander De Haas, Public Prosecutor; Jan Van Hoek, CEO of an Organization for mentally handicapped People Willem Weck, Moderator Com; Pieter-Matthijs Gijsbers, Director, Comenius Leergangen; Ted Van't Hek, CEO of A Construction Company Specialized in Deep Foundations; Arjan Deotehom; Henk Buitenhuis; Director; Jan Van Loon, Member of the Supervising Board; Esther de Rooij, Deputy President; Bertine Lahuis, CEO; Franca Vossen, CEO.
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
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
30
Aug
2017

Palestine: the Land, the People, their Rights and their Leadership

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office
Participants: Comenius Leergangen Group: Sander De Haas, Public Prosecutor; Jan Van Hoek, CEO of an Organization for mentally handicapped People Willem Weck, Moderator Com; Pieter-Matthijs Gijsbers, Director, Comenius Leergangen; Ted Van't Hek, CEO of A Construction Company Specialized in Deep Foundations; Arjan Deotehom; Henk Buitenhuis; Director; Jan Van Loon, Member of the Supervising Board; Esther de Rooij, Deputy President; Bertine Lahuis, CEO; Franca Vossen, CEO.
Speakers: Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Chairman of PASSIA
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
5
Jul
2017

Turkish-European NGOs

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office, Jerusalem
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
7
Jun
2017

Palestinian Identity & Education

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: Legacy Hotel, Jerusalem
Participants: Marzia Dalla Vedova, Programme Manager, Office of the European Union Representative (EUREP); Basma S. Khatib, Press, Human Rights and Cultural Affairs Officer, Representative Office of the Federal Republic of Germany, Ramallah; Choi Young-Sam , Korean Representative; Douglas Scott Proudfoot, Head, Representative Office of Canada, Ramallah; Hugo Henry, Political Advisor, French Consulate General; Nicholas Cooper, Political Officer, Representative Office of Australia, Ramallah; Amb. Francisco Mauro de Holanda, Head, Representative Office of Brazil to the PA, Ramallah; Leandro Vieira Silva, First Secretary; Representative Office of Brazil, Ramallah; Jonathan Conlon, Head, Representative of Ireland, Ramallah; Declan Johnson, Representative of Ireland, Ramallah; Rima Tadros, Senior Program Advisor (Education Portfolio), Norwegian Representative Office, Ramallah; Pirkko-Liisa Kyöstilä, Head, Representative Office of Finland, Ramallah; Karita Laisi, HoC, Representative Office of Finland, Ramallah; Eric De Muynck, Deputy Head of Development Cooperation, Consulate General of Belgium; Artūras Gailiūnas, Head, Representative Office of Lithuania, Ramallah; Jamal Al-Aref, Program Manager, UNDP; Christina Stahlbock, Director, Daad; Joan Ayyad, Educator, Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan & the Holy Land (ELCJHL) Schools; Ainhoa González, Castilla-La Mancha University; Mohammad Abu Khdeir, Journalist, Al-Quds Newspaper; Monther Abu Ramoz, Program Manager, PalVision; Lamis Alami, Former Minister of Education & Higher Education; Ratebeh Alaedin, Palestine Democratic Union -FIDA; Fouad Hallaq, Negotiations Support Unit; Itedal Al-Ashhab, Deputy Head, Union of the Charitable Societies, Jerusalem, Educational Portfolio; Sana' Hasna, Researcher, Jerusalem File, Palestinian Negotiation Support Project, Negotiations Affairs Department, Ramallah; Moazaz Hussainy; Sahar Omar, Project Manager, Women's Studies Center; Nabeel Hamoudeh; Majdoleen Jibril, Social Media, PCBS; Dr. Mustafa Abu Sway, Al-Quds University; Hiyam Elayyan, Executive Director, Al-Saraya Center for Community Services; Waad Qannam, Development Sector, Jerusalem Unit; Ahmad Safadi, Director, Elia Youth Organization; Suleiman Shqeirat; Aida Issawi, Jerusalem Director, Women's Study Center; Suad Younan, Principal, Helen Keller School for the Blind; Wafa Dajani, Consultant, Women's Study Center; Sameeha Jad, PNGO; Ruba Odeh, Program Manager, Al-Saraya Center for Community Services; Khalil Asali, Journalist; Deniz Altayli, Program Director, PASSIA, Jan Ybema, Intern, PASSIA; Hind Husseini, PASSIA.
Speakers: Dr. Samira Alayan, Lecturer and Researcher at the School of Education, Hebrew University of Jerusalem; Prof. Nurit Peled-El-Hanan, Professor of Languages, Education and Semiotics, Hebrew University, Jerusalem.
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
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30
May
2017

Muslim-Christian Annual Iftar in Jerusalem

  • Organizer: Council of Waqf, Jerusalem |
  • Location: Legacy Hotel, Jerusalem
All briefings 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 briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
30
Apr
2017

The Question of Jerusalem: 50 Years of Occupation Must End!

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem
Participants: Izzat Abdul Hadi, Palestinian Ambassador to Australia; Mark Coulton, Member, Australian Parliament; Robyn Coulton, Farmer; Ross Hart, Member, Australian Parliament; Ken O’Dowd, Member, Australian Parliament; Maria Vamvakinou, Member, Australian Parliament; Penni Pappus, Assistant to MP Maria Vamvakinou; Lisa Singh, Senator; Stella Michael, Student; Jan Ybema, Intern, PASSIA.
All briefings 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
Participants: Speaker(s): 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.

Participant(s): 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 briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
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4
Apr
2017

The Current Situation in Palestine and Jerusalem

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem
Participants: Global Platform Palestine/ActionAid Palestine - Danish Visiting Delegation: Jette Feltheim, Therapist, Social Work; Lone Israelsen; Lise Kofoed, Gardener; Bente Christiansen, Teacher; Lars Engberg, Economist; Mette Roerup, Teacher; Dorte Kelp, Teacher; Helle Fog, Nurse; Joline Khader, Admin & Finance Officer, Global Platform Palestine - ActionAid Palestine.
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
30
Mar
2017

The Conflict in the Region and Palestine's Domestic and International Challenges

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem
Participants: LSE International Relations (Grimshaw) Club Students Group: Tarlach Russell; Leighton Hughes; Abi Steadman; Clara Rupf; Martha van Bakel; Mary Smith; Annie Osborne; Megan Scott; Yasmin Muneer; Seifu Al-Midhadi; Grant Goldberg; Alina Epeykina; Chieh Ho Cheng; Moritz Glatthard; Nora Hristova.
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
28
Mar
2017

Sweden's Ongoing Engagement and Dialogue with the Palestinian and Israeli Civil Societies Promoting a Peaceful Solution to the Conflict

  • Organizer: Swedish Consulate General, Jerusalem |
  • Location: Swedish Consulate General, Jerusalem
Participants: Ambassador Per Örnéus, Swedish Government’s Special Envoy to the Middle East Peace Process; Lily Feidy, CEO, The Palestinian Initiative for the Promotion of Global Dialogue and Democracy (Miftah); Omar Shaban, Founder & Director, Pal-Think - Strategic Studies; George Zeidan, Co-Founder of Palestine Marathon, Palestine Marathon Organizing Committee, Right to Movement; Walid Salem, Director of the Center for Democracy and Community Development and Lecturer at Al-Quds University; Nidal Foqaha, Palestinian Peace Coalition (Geneva Initiative).
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
22
Mar
2017

US President Trump and the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem
Participants: Andy Dwonch, Mission Director for Palestine, Mercy Corps; Marie Cherchar, Consul & Head of Political Affairs, Consulate General of Belgium, Jerusalem; Mark Brown, Representative, Lutheran World Federation; Julie Norman, Lecturer & Researcher, Queen's University Belfast; Ulrike Hauer, Head of Political Section, Office of the European Union Representative; Karita Laisi, Head of Development Cooperation, Representative Office of Finland, Ramallah; Tom Dallal, Deputy Director, Diakonia; Hans Grundberg, Deputy Head of Mission, Swedish Consulate General, Jerusalem; Dr. Bernard Sabella, PLC Member, Executive Director of Middle East Council of Churches/Department of Services to Palestinian Refugees (DSPR); Walid Salem, Director of the Center for Democracy and Community Development and Lecturer at Al-Quds University; Fouad Hallak, Policy Advisor, NSU; Dr. Suleiman Ghosheh, Medical Doctor, Jerusalem; Kate Taber, Facilitator for Peacemaking and Mission Partnerships at Presbyterian Church (USA) World Mission; Ashleigh Montgomery, Graduate Student, School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA), Columbia University, USA; Khalil Assali, Journalist; Deniz Altayli, Program Director, PASSIA.
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA