Four election campaigners of the Palestinian party Al Mubadara (Palestinian National Initiative) travelled to Germany from April 9 to 15, 2012 on invitation of FES Jerusalem. The purpose of their visit was twofold: First, the Palestinian deleg..
On March 22nd, PASSIA, a long-standing FES-partner, invited to a roundtable with Dr Meir Margalit in Jerusalem. Dr Margalit is a member of the Jerusalem Municipality for the Meretz party and a co-founder of the Israeli Committee Against House ..
“Approaches to a Solution for the Middle East Conflict – Social Democratic Impulses” was the topic of Sigmar Gabriel’s counselling visit to the Palestinian Territories from March 13th to 14th. The focus of the programme was mainly on t..
During his two-day visit to Palestine, Edward McMillan Scott, Vice President of the European Parliament, met with high ranking international observers like Gary Grappo, Ambassador of Tony Blair’s Quartet and Robert Serry, special envoy of th..
The same evening the prisoner swap between Israel and Hamas happened, there was another interesting event going on in Jerusalem. Passia, a longstanding FES partner organised a round- table discussion on the topic of the EU- and US positions to..
Heidemarie Wieczorek-Zeul in the Palestinian Territories: Constructive approaches to conflict resolution
The counseling visit of Heidemarie Wieczorek-Zeul, member of the German parliament and former federal minister, under the general topic of “Israel and Palestine: Incentives for constructive conflict resolution” took place in Israel and P..
On 27 September FES Jerusalem welcomed a group of students from Beethoven-Oberschule Berlin Steglitz at the FES office in Sheikh Jarrah to a briefing on the current situation in the Palestinian territories. FES Project Manager Alexander Rüsch..
On September 17, FES Jerusalem organized a one-day seminar with a group of 26 young volunteers, who will be working in several institutions all over Israel for one year. Based upon recent data of the United Nations Office for the Coordination ..
On July 12, the FES office in Gaza in cooperation with its long-time partner PalThink for Strategic Studies hosted the first session of the 2011 project „Face the Public – Advancing Democracy in Palestine“. Entitled “Visions to Support..
At the beginning of June, the Palestinian NGO Network (PNGO) in cooperation with FES’ Gaza Office conducted a training workshop for NGO activists, as part of a project intended to enhance NGO capacities in conflict transformation. 44 par..