On November 21st and 22nd we welcomed Amira and Kirstie from FES-office Israel. As part of our two day interns exchange we introduced them to our work and organized meetings with some of our partner organizations. During the first day our prog..
On the 13th of November our two Junior Guest Researches Alex and Ada took part in the first part “Intern-Exchange” with the FES office in Israel. For two days both of them travelled to Tel Aviv to meet our colleagues and their project part..
On Wednesday, 1 November 2017, members of civil society and other stakeholders gathered in the municipality building of Battir to discuss a recently finalized concept that aims to promote sustainable development for Battir, a Palestinian city ..
On Sunday, 29 October 2017, the Friedrich Ebert Foundation (FES), in cooperation with its partner Palestinian Non-Governmental Organizations Network (PNGO), organized the last workshop of the year, dealing with “The Role of Civil ..
Fatah and Hamas have signed a comprehensive reconciliation deal in Cairo following negotiations. What does the agreement spell out? The agreement stipulates that the Palestinian Authority (PA), which is based in Ramallah, will take full contro..
From Division to Reconciliation? Chances and Obstacles Towards Re-unification of the Palestinian Body Politics
On 17 October the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) together with its partner Palestinian Academic Society for the Study of International Affairs (PASSIA) hosted a round table discussion with Dr. Muriel Asseburg from the German Institute for Inte..
In partnership with the “Educational Bookshop” we hosted the second ever film screening of “Ghost Hunting” by Palestinian director Raed Adoni in East Jerusalem on 15 October. The documentary vividly shows the circumstances under which..
Last weekend our Young Leaders Generation III came together in Nablus for their second workshop. The youths from all over Palestine learned everything about and practiced “communication skills” in a series of discussions, lectures and seve..
FES Palestine held a total of four three-day workshops in cooperation with its partner Shabibeh-Fatah’s International Relations Unit this year. A total of 15 young political activists were encouraged to analyse and critically assess the wo..
After the pre-selection was carried out by our partner Women’s Affairs Technical Committee (WATC), Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) in cooperation with WATC completed the selection conference for our third generation of the Young Leaders Progr..