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Event

PalVision's project 'Sijal' conducts an opinion survey on election participation in East Jerusalem

The project equipped targeted Jerusalemite youth with knowledge, skills and tools to advocate for their opinions and views publicly. As a result, youth ‎were empowered by undertaking 55 hours of capacity building trainings that focused on political aspects, they were able to present their views and raise awareness on priority issues through designing and implementing one scaled up campaign that focused on improving civil society organizations in Jerusalem, three position papers were written and an opinion survey was organized. Latter opinion survey was conducted regarding Palestinians living in East Jerusalem and their participation in the Municipality elections. The sample size was 254 participants.

Seminar

PalVision's Project 'Sijal' published three position papers by Jerusalemite Youth

The project equipped targeted Jerusalemite youth with knowledge, skills and tools to advocate for their opinions and views publicly. As a result, youth ‎were empowered by undertaking 55 hours of capacity building trainings that focused on political aspects, they were able to present their views and raise awareness on priority issues through designing and implementing one scaled up campaign that focused on improving civil society organizations in Jerusalem. In addition, three position papers were produced by targeted youth, which aimed to raise awareness about the CSO (civil society organizations) role and find mechanisms to monitor and evaluate the institutions in EJ to enhance transparency and improve their service towards beneficiaries. Three position papers highlighted three main matters: • Sustainable development as an objective to civil society. • Monitoring civil society institutions. • Institutional structure.

Event

PalVision's Project 'Sijal' works with Jerusalemite Youth on Capacity Building

The project equipped targeted Jerusalemite youth with knowledge, skills and tools to advocate for their opinions and views publicly. As a result, youth ‎were empowered by undertaking 55 hours of capacity building trainings that focused on political aspects, they were able to present their views and raise awareness on priority issues through designing and implementing one scaled up campaign that focused on improving civil society organizations in Jerusalem, write three position papers, and launch a conference with the attendance of Palestinian and international duty bearers, media, Palestinian youth from EJ, and community members from all around Palestine.

Expert conference

Palestinian Christians: Emigration - Displacement - Resilience

Conference and Presentation of Final Study Results

This events sheets light on current trends vis-à-vis migration among Palestinian Christians and Moslems. Dar al-Kalima/DIYAR and Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung jointly implemented a study that is going to be presented during the conference.

Symposium

Complex Issues of the Palestinian Cause: the Question of Representation, Autonomy and Future Scenarios

Symposium

The event is organized by Ibrahim Abu-Lughod Institute of International Studies. The professors present three policy papers on the issue of Palestine.

Discussion

Presentation of the Palestinian Public Opinion Poll No. 66 (December 2017)

Round Table / Press Conference

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) and its partner, the Palestinian Center for Policy and Survey Research (PCPSR), are inviting you to discuss the findings of the latest Palestinian Public Opinion Poll.

Lecture

A Water-Energy Nexus (WEN) for the Middle East

The historic experience of the European Coal and Steel Community

The panel in the European Parliament will introduce the findings of a pre-feasibility study that analyzes the potential for large scale exchange of renewable energies from the Jordanian desert with desalinated water from the Mediterranean coast.

Discussion

The Emigration of Christians from Palestine

Press Conference

The partners Dar al-Kalima/DIYAR and KAS Ramallah will present their findings of study conducted on current and historic trends of Christian migration from Palestine.

Expert conference

Palestinian Local Council Elections

Analytical Perspective of Achievements and Challenges

Key-note speaker Minister of Local Affairs Dr. Hussein Al-A'raj.

Discussion

The World Bank and an Investment in Peace: An Investment in Conflict?

Early Adenauer

An analysis of the role that the World Bank may have played regarding the Israeli-Palestinian Peace Process. The discussion presents lessons learned that could be used to formulate a new aid policy, based on past World Bank reports and policy papers.

Research on the socio-economic legislation in the West Bank and Gaza

The Institute of Law (IoL) at Birzeit University conducts a research project in partnership with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung

For 2019, IoL recruited a research team to look closer into the socio-economic legislation in Palestine. The studies are related to the right to health, the right to work, and the right to housing of Palestinians in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip. Furthermore, IoL worked on a possible application of the social market economy in Palestine.

Axel Springer Academy study program

The Axel Springer Academy for young journalists visits Palestine to meet experts and learn about the facts on the ground

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Palestine hosted a group of young German journalists in the city of Ramallah to offer them insights into the Palestinian reality. The participants of the Axel Springer Academy had the chance to meet with Palestinian experts and learn more about local and regional politics, economy, human rights, the local media and everyday life.

PhD study and dialogue program

The doctoral study course “Security and Development in the 21th century” visits Palestine and discusses regional and local challenges

For three days, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Palestine hosted a group of German doctoral candidates to offer them a closer look into the regional and local security and development challenges. As part of their study and dialogue program in Israel and Palestine, the participants had the chance to meet and discuss the topic with our Palestinian and international experts, diplomats and politicians.

CDU politicians visit Palestine and learn about security and religion

The Baden-Württemberg politicians visited Ramallah and discussed Palestinian-German relations, security and religion with three German and Palestinian experts.

KAS-Day 2019

Networking, farewell and welcome

On this year’s KAS-Day, we celebrated once again the continuing presence of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in Palestine, bid farewell to our country director Mr Marc Frings, and welcomed his successor Mr Steven Höfner.

KAS-ELES dialogue program

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Palestine office hosted a group of German KAS and Ernst Ludwig Ehrlich Studienwerk (ELES) scholarship holders in the city of Ramallah to offer them a closer look into the Palestinian society and meet with experts to learn more about local politics, economy, human rights and everyday life.

Consumer Protection: Reality and Responsibilities

To what extent and through what measures are Palestinian consumers protected by law?

The Institute of Law at Birzeit University organized a legal encounter in Gaza-City featuring the legal advisor Maan Atrash to discuss the realities and responsibilities of consumer protection in Palestine.

Prof. Dr. Thomas Demmelhuber lectures on EU-Middle East relations at Birzeit University

Professor Dr. Demmelhuber from the Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nürnberg in Germany visits Birzeit University and gives a lecture about the foreign policy of the European Union towards the Middle East.

Expert discussion: KAS-PSR discuss findings of Public Opinion Poll No. 73

On September 16, the Palestinian Center for Policy and Survey Research (PSR) presented the findings of the 73 joint Public Opinion Poll carried out in cooperation with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Palestine during a press conference at our office in Ramallah.

Young Palestinians from civil society and media participate in the Berlin Dialogue Program

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Palestinian Territories and KAS Berlin organized a week long (June 23 – July 01, 2019) dialogue program for young Palestinians from different sectors. A group of young Palestinian representatives from politics, civil society and media participated in the program to speak about the engagement of youth in politics. The group met with politicians and actors representing political parties and other representatives of civil society organizations in Germany.