Meetings

 
12
Dec
2012

American Perspective on Over 150 Years in Jerusalem

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: Legacy Hotel, Jerusalem
Participants: Abed Abu Diab; Yasmin Abu Omar, Mechanical Engineer; Waed Ayyash, Occupational Therapist; Hiba Husseini, Lawyer; Fatima Darwish; Yasin Sbeih, Mechanical Engineer; Dahoud Darwish; Naser Hidmi; Dr. Amneh Badran, Lecturer, al-Quds University; Renad Barakat; Terry Boullata; Hatem Khweis; Youssef Habesch; Hanna Sahhar; William Lee; Mohammed Nuseibeh; Samar Khoury; Hind Khoury; (Rev) Victore E. Makari, Deyar; Vincent Traverso, U. S. Consulate; Sawsan Safadi; Jamil Hamami, Lecturer, Al-Quds University; Mustafa Abu Sway, Lecturer, Al-Quds University; Riham Hussein; Husam Zomlot; Nathan Stock, Carter Center; Fajr Harb, Carter Center; Ghassan Khatib, Lecturer, Birzeit University; Afif Safieh; Khalil Tofakji; Dinaa Safieh, Travel Agent; Iba Farrah; Lucy Nusseibeh, Director, Institute of Modern Media; Khalid Kaloti, Engineer; Ali Jassar, Student; Hassnan Dajani, U. S Consulate; Nisreen Al-Aref, Manager of finance, FES; Jamal Al Aref, Director, ANERA; Khuloud Khayyat Dajani, General Secretary, Al-Quds University; Leslie Crdeman, US Consulate; Simon Azazian , Director, Bible Society; Dr. Arafat Hidmi, Director, Makassed Hospital; Daoud Al Ghool; Farid Al-Kawasmi; George Fihaon; Aminah Abu Sway; Valerie Feron, Journalist; Samer Nusseibeh, Engineer; Adel Roashed; Yaeil Lambert; US Consulate
Speakers: Consul General Michael A. Ratney; American Consulate General Jerusalem
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
28
Nov
2012

October War 1973

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office, Jerusalem
Participants: Hanadi Qawasmi, Media Coordinator; Ali Gassar; Hadeel Badarneh; Hatem Khweis, Public Relation; Dahoud Darwish; Muna Hassan, Grassroots, Jerusalem; Anjad Hithnawi, Urban Planer; Rawan Hamad; Yasin Sbeih, Mechanical Engineer; Ahmad Al-Asmar.
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
22
Nov
2012

Implication of the War on Gaza and the Day After

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem.
Participants: Dr. Laszlo Gonad, Foreign Policy Analyst, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Hungary; Mr. Adam Szesztay, Head Of Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Hungary; Mr. David Bohm, Advisor, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Hungary; Dr. Mustafa Abu Sway, Deputy Director, PASSIA, Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Chairman of PASSIA.
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
22
Nov
2012

Implication of the War on Gaza and the Day After.

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA, Jerusalem
Participants: Phadime Choshane, First Secretary, South African Representative Office, Ramallah; Goodman Molate, Counselor, South African Representative office, Ramallah; Solly Tshivhula, Counselor Political Section, South African Representative office, Ramallah; Dr. Mustafa Abu Sway, Deputy Director, PASSIA, Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Chairman of PASSIA.
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
21
Nov
2012

The 1967 War

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office, Jerusalem
Participants: Daoud Ghoud; Dahoud Darwish; Fatima Darwish; Hatem Khweis; Yasmine Abuamear; Haye Totah; Hanadi Qawasmi; Ali Jassar; Ahmad Asmar; Rawan Hamad.
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
17
Nov
2012

Courtesy Visit

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office, Jerusalem
Participants: 17th November, 2012,
Participant(s): HE Philip C. Wilcox, President, Foundation for Middle East Peace, Washington DC, Former American Consul General in Jerusalem (1989-1991)
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
15
Nov
2012

National Reconciliation in Transitional Realities - Polish Experience and Palestinian Needs

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: Best Eastern Hotel, Ramallah
Participants: Saji Khalil, Teacher; Adnan Al-Sharawi, Trainer; Mahmoud Al Kaddah, Engineer; Ahmad Abu Ghoush, Researcher; Abdul Fattah Qalqili; Jad Salman; Saadi Al-Wahidi; Heyam Matar; Moqbel Atta; Abdul Rahman Haj Ibrahim; Abdul Muhazeb; Derar Al-Helo, Director; Laila Jammal, International Relations; Ahmed Nijim, Palestinian Cultural Forum, PCF; Raed Hmouz; Dr Rafiq Rishmawi, Paediatrician; Dr. Hanna Rishmawi; Abdullah Abdullah, Yara Zayed, Projects Manager, Caritas; Dr Samir Shehadeh; BS Mubarak, Representative of India; Omar Al-Masri, Atef Midani; Abdullah Hijazy.
Speakers: Jan Litynski, Advisor to the President of Poland; Diana Buttu, Lawyer and former spokesperson for the Negotiation Support Unit, PLO; Dr. Karolina Wigura, Sociologist, University of Warsaw; Dr. Sabri Saidam, First Deputy Secretary General of the Fateh Revo
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
14
Nov
2012

Jerusalem: Through an American's Eyes

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: Legacy Hotel, Jerusalem
Participants: Andrew Rigby, Professor; Thomas Dallal, Lawyer; Anjad Hithnawi, Urban Planner; Marwan Shehadi, Legal Intern; Zaki Abul Halaweh, Journalist; Christine Meyer, Director, American House, Jerusalem; Naser Hidmi; Diana Buttu, Lawyer; Jasmin Abu Khaider, Student; Sonia Najjar, Director of Planning for Jerusalem, AQU; Hanadi Qawasmi, Media Coordinator; Hatem Khwais, Media; Yasmin Abu Amear, Mechanical Engineer.
Speakers: HE Philip C. Wilcox, President, Foundation for Middle East Peace, Washington DC, Former American Consul General in Jerusalem (1989-1991)
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
14
Nov
2012

National Reconciliation in Transitional Realities- Polish Experience and Palestinian Needs

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: Legacy Hotel, Jerusalem
Participants: Basia Urban-Nino, Development Expert, Polish Representative Office; Shifa Jayouri, Programme Officer; Zaki Abul Halaweh, Journalist; Dr. Karolina Wigura, Sociologist; Patrycja Sasnal, Head of Middle East and North Africa Project, PISM; Aleksandra Bukowska-McCabe, Head of the Palestinian-Israeli MEPP Unit, Africa and Middle East Department; Sawsan Safadi, Public Relations Manager, Directorate of Education/Waqf; Csaba Rada, DHM, Hungarian Representative Office; Jamal Al Aref, Deputy Country Director, ANERA; William Hopkinson, Political Advisor to the EU Special Representative for the Middle East Peace Process; Sonia Najjar, Al Quds University; Peter Tuma, Deputy, Czech Representative Office; Dan Koski, Koski Consulting, Tourism and Nonprofit Consultation; Jumana Jaouni, Policy Officer, Netherlands Representative Office; Mariapiera Pepe Trainee, The Italian Cooperation Office; Ala'a Qawasmi, Trainee, The Italian Cooperation Office; Rawan Asad, Public Relations and Fundraising Assistant; Salah Atallah, Tour Operator; Dr Mustafa Abu Sway, Professor, Al Quds University; Khalil Assal, Journalist; Jamal Chosheh; Khulill Ifigazi, Business Expert. Zaki Abu Al-Halawa, Al-Quds News paper
Speakers: Jan Litynski, Advisor to the President of Poland; Diana Buttu, Lawyer and former spokesperson for the Negotiation Support Unit, PLO; Dr. Karolina Wigura, Sociologist, University of Warsaw; Dr. Sabri Saidam, First Deputy Secretary General of the Fateh Revo
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
6
Nov
2012

Courtesy Visit

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office, Jerusalem
Participants: Yael Lempert, , Deputy Principal Officer, Consulate General, United State of America; Jennifer Gavito, Chief of Political Section, Consulate General, United State of America
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
24
Oct
2012

The Palestinian Impasse and the Qatari Emir's visit to Gaza

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office, Jerusalem
Participants: Dr. Martti Eirola, Head, Representative Office of Finland to the Palestinian Authority, Ramallah
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
23
Oct
2012

Arab-Israeli Wars: 1955 Bandung Conference, 1956 Suez Canal and the 1957 Baghdad Pact

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office, Jerusalem
Participants: Anjad Hithnawi, Urban Planer; Muna Hassan, Journalism ; Yasin Sbeih, Mechanical; Hatem Khweis, Journalism; Rawan Hamad, Journalism; Hanadi Qawasmi, Media Coordinator.
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
20
Oct
2012

Islam between Shura and Democracy

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Offices, Ramallah
Participants: Feron Valerie, Journalist; Dr. Mariam Saleh, Palestinian Legislative Council, Ramallah; Ahmad M. Attoun, Palestinian Legislative Council, Ramallah; Wail M. Al-Husseini, Palestinian Legislative Council, Ramallah; Ghassan F. Abdullah, Manager, LimaLa.ps; Bastian Schroeder, Student; Andrew McLean, Government of Canada; Ingrid Ross, F.E.S; Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Academic, PASSIA; Hannah Peters, F.E.S, Aylin Kog, F.E.S, Julia Wenner, F.E.S
Speakers: Dr. Mustafa Abu Sway, Professor of Islamic Philosophy; Dr. George Giacaman, Associate Professor, Philosophy and Cultural Studies, BZU and Director of Muwaten: the Palestinian Institute for the Study of Democracy
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
16
Oct
2012

Roundtable Meeting with Pulitzer Prize Winner Kai Bird on his most recent book: Crossing Mandelbaum Gate: Coming of Age Between the Arabs and Israelis, 1956-1978.

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: Legacy Hotel, Jerusalem
Participants: Javier Parrondo, Deputy, Spanish Consulate; Naser Ideis, US Consulate; Christian Mayer, US Consulate; Jenna Naser; Tony David; Walid Salem, Director, The Center for Democracy and Community Development; Professor Parvaneh Pourshariati, Ohio State University, USA; Fouad Jabr, Chairman, PAA; Mohammed Nuseibeh; Taher Nammari, Chairman, Magdese; Elsa Gruger; David Viveash, Field Office Director, Carter Center; Ed Nicolas, Senior Admin Offic, UN; Djony Konanger, UNDP; Wael Idreis, Accountant; Abed Abu Diab; Sawsan Safadi; Head of Public and Directorate of International Relations Education
Speakers: Kai Bird, Pulitzer Prize winning author
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA
9
Oct
2012

Palestinian-Jordanian Politics

  • Organizer: PASSIA |
  • Location: PASSIA Office, Jerusalem
Participants: Steven Galpern Ph.D Pureau of Near Eastern Affairs, Washington DC; Colin C Eilts, Desk Officer, Office of Israel and Palestinian Affairs; Kimberly Harrington, Political Advisor, Office of the United States Security Coordinator; Eric M. Barbee, Political Officer, Consulate General of the United States of America.
All briefings were attended by Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Head of PASSIA