Following the adoption of the Palestinian Authority’s (PA) budget for 2016, the Palestine Economic Research Institute (MAS), in cooperation with the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, hosted this year’s first Roundtable discussion on 20 January 201..
The latest issue of the Palestine-Israel Journal, “Religion and the Conflict - Conciliation or Confrontation?“, was presented in Jerusalem on 3 December. In cooperation with the Friedrich Ebert Foundation, the issue deals with the role of ..
On 2 December 2015 the annual Yousef Sayigh Development Lecture was organized by the Palestine Economic Policy Research institute (MAS) in cooperation with the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung and PADICO Holding. Yousef Sayigh (1916 – 2004), a renow..
In cooperation with the Palestinian Planning Center (PPC), the FES organised a conference in Gaza on the possibilities of gaining international political support for the question of Palestine. In an environment where political discussion often..
From 8 – 12 November 2015 representatives from a variety of Palestinian Human Rights Organisations took part in a training organized by the Palestinian Human Rights Organisation Council (PHROC) in cooperation with the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftun..
Thorsten Schäfer-Gümbel, Deputy Chairman of the Social Democratic Party (SPD) and Executive Director of the SPD in Hessen, visited the FES East Jerusalem office on 21 October for a discussion with Rafiq Al-Husseini, member of the Fatah Revol..
On the 15 and 16 August 2015, Tim Petschulat, Executive Director of the German Social Democratic Party (SPD) in Hamburg, and Christian Kröning, Executive Director of the SPD in Schleswig Holstein, co-chaired a joint workshop with Al-Mubadara ..
MAS Roundtable: Paris Protocol and the Potential for the emergence of an effective Palestinian Trade Policy
On October 14 the Economic and Political Research Institute MAS held the last roundtable in 2015 in cooperation with the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung. Representatives from the private and public sector came together in order to debate the possibil..
At a time when the future of Israelis and Palestinians look rather gloomy, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) in cooperation with the Palestinian Vision Organization (PalVision) started a seminar on developing scenarios entitled “Palestine 2..
On 10th October 2015 the Palestine Economic Policy Research Institute MAS presented its study on the development of the cooperative sector in Palestine. MAS is an independent non-profit research institution producing policy research of economi..