From 3 to 4 October 2012, FES with its partner Health, Development, Information and Policy Institute (HDIP) held a two-day training workshop for a group of local observers of the upcoming Palestinian Local Elections. The training workshop was ..
By invitation of FES East-Jerusalem, Christian Kröning, Secretary General of the SPD Schleswig-Holstein, traveled to Ramallah at the end of September 2012 to advise the young Palestinian party Al Mubadara. During the two-day workshop, the lea..
On September 27, 2012, the FES partner MAS conducted its 8th monthly “Economic Roundtable” in Ramallah. The format brings together experts from business, government, and civil society to discuss economic policy recommendations for Palestin..
MAS-Roundtable on Israeli settlement products in the framework of the EU-Israel Association Agreement
On July 17, 2012, FES partner MAS conducted its 4th monthly “Economic Roundtable.” The format brings together experts from business, government, and civil society to discuss economic policy recommendations for Palestinian decision-makers. ..
“The future of the political system in Palestine” was the topic of a FES Conference conducted with the Palestinian Planning Center (PPC) on July 16, 2012 in Gaza. The main points discussed were the constitution of a future Palestin..
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..