PASSIA Seminar - on

Advocacy & Lobbying

Sept. 24, 2016 - Sept. 27, 2016

Speakers

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Event Agenda

24 09 2016
9 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Welcoming Address / Opening Remarks

Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Chairman of PASSIA, Jerusalem - None

Welcoming Address / Opening Remarks
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Jerusalem – Why it Matters

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Jerusalem – Why it Matters
9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

Historical Legacy

Dr. Nazmi Jubeh, Professor of History and Archaeology, Birzeit University - None

Historical Legacy
10:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Religious Significance – (Holiness & holy places)

Dr. Mustafa Abu Sway, Integral Chair for the Study of Imam Al Ghazali's Work at the Holy Al-Aqsa Mosque and Professor of Islamic Philosophy, Al-Quds University - None

Religious Significance – (Holiness & holy places)
11:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Break

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Break
11:45 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Jerusalem – Why it Matters, contd.

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Jerusalem – Why it Matters, contd.
11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Art and Artistic Expressions

Sliman Mansour, Artist - None

Art and Artistic Expressions
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Political Aspects and Symbolism – (dimension of the city as the capital of Palestine)

Hatem Abdul Qader, Member, Revolutionary Council of Fateh; former Minister of Jerusalem Affairs - None

Political Aspects and Symbolism – (dimension of the city as the capital of Palestine)
1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

Lunch

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Lunch
2:15 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Jerusalem – Why it Matters, contd

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Jerusalem – Why it Matters, contd
2:15 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Palestinian Leadership in Jerusalem – Past and Presence

Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi, Chairman of PASSIA, Jerusalem - None

Palestinian Leadership in Jerusalem – Past and Presence
3 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Cultural Heritage (ways of living, customs, practices, places, objects, and values)

Khaled Khatib, Director, Palestinian Heritage Museum, Jerusalem - None

Cultural Heritage (ways of living, customs, practices, places, objects, and values)
25 09 2016
9:15 a.m. - 10 a.m.

Threats to the Palestinian Identity, Narrative and Presence in Jerusalem-I

Nisreen Alayan, lawyer and researcher - None

Threats to the Palestinian Identity, Narrative and Presence in Jerusalem-I
10 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Threats to the Palestinian Identity, Narrative and Presence in Jerusalem - II

Nisreen Alayan - None

Threats to the Palestinian Identity, Narrative and Presence in Jerusalem - II
10:45 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Break

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Break
11 a.m. - noon

Jerusalem – International Law and Negotiations

Dr. Diana Buttu, lawyer and former legal advisor to the Palestinian negotiating team - None

Jerusalem – International Law and Negotiations
noon - 1 p.m.

Examples, Case Studies of Advocacy

Nisreen Alayan - None

Examples, Case Studies of Advocacy
1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Lunch

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Lunch
2 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

What is advocacy and why we use it? (Definition of advocacy and related concepts. Awareness campaigns, lobbying, alliances and ad¬vocacy)

Participants & Rinad Jarwan, ActionAid, Global Platform Palestine - None

What is advocacy and why we use it? (Definition of advocacy and related concepts. Awareness campaigns, lobbying, alliances and ad¬vocacy)
2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

What is advocacy and why we use it? II (Planning tool, present the strategic planning for the advocacy campaigns)

Rinad Jarwan - None

What is advocacy and why we use it? II (Planning tool, present the strategic planning for the advocacy campaigns)
26 09 2016
9:15 a.m. - 10 a.m.

Analyzing Policies (Understanding policy-formulation, policy-making processes and actors)

Munir Nusseibeh, Legal Professional, Director, Community Action Center, Jerusalem - None

Analyzing Policies (Understanding policy-formulation, policy-making processes and actors)
10 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Planning an Advocacy Campaign I (Problem analysis - finding the root causes for the campaign subject)

Rinad Jarwan - None

Planning an Advocacy Campaign I (Problem analysis - finding the root causes for the campaign subject)
10:45 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Break

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Break
11 a.m. - noon

Planning an Advocacy Campaign II (Problem analysis - Define the campaign goal)

Rinad Jarwan - None

Planning an Advocacy Campaign II (Problem analysis - Define the campaign goal)
noon - 1 p.m.

Power analysis (Define the stakeholders - target group, audience and alliances for the campaign)

Rinad Jarwan - None

Power analysis (Define the stakeholders - target group, audience and alliances for the campaign)
1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Lunch

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Lunch
2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Power mapping (Practice defining the stakeholders for the campaign)

Rinad Jarwan - None

Power mapping (Practice defining the stakeholders for the campaign)
27 09 2016
9:15 a.m. - 10 a.m.

Advocacy and Lobbying in the Context of Jerusalem Campaign message, how to communicate a message effectively

Rinad Jarwan - None

Advocacy and Lobbying in the Context of Jerusalem Campaign message, how to communicate a message effectively
10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Advocacy and Lobbying in the Context of Jerusalem, contd. Campaign message (Exercise – 50 years of Occupation)

Participants & Rinad Jarwan - None

Advocacy and Lobbying in the Context of Jerusalem, contd. Campaign message (Exercise – 50 years of Occupation)
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Action planning, inspirations

Rinad Jarwan - None

Action planning, inspirations
1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

Lunch

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Lunch
2:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Wrap up of the seminar

Participants & Dr. Mahdi Abdul Hadi - None

Wrap up of the seminar