Activities

FES Summer Academy: In Search for Regional Security Cooperation

FES invites graduate students as well as young professionals from the MENA region to apply for a summer academy in Tutzing, Germany, in order to work...


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Tuesday, 12.02.19 - Jerusalem

The Upcoming Israeli Elections: Change on the Horizon?

Palestinians cannot determine the doings of Netanyahu or Trump while they can determine their own doings, change must come from within


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Thursday, 11.10.18 - Al-Mathaf hall, Gaza

Job Opportunities for Youth

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung in Cooperation with the Palestinian Institute for Communication and Development (PICD), conducted a closed Workshop...


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Monday, 08.10.18

FES-PASSIA Round Table “Jerusalem, Palestine, and the “Jewish Nation-State” Law“

The 4th roundtable discussion hosted by the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) and its partner, the Palestinian Academic Society for the Study of...


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Wednesday, 01.08.18 to Monday, 24.09.18 - Ramallah and Gaza

Report Social Media Campaign WATC Ramallah August – September 2018

Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, in cooperation with its partner Woman Technical Affairs Committee (WATC), conducted a series of workshops entitled “Social...


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Thursday, 13.09.18 to Saturday, 15.09.18 - Bethlehem

Report YL Workshop Bethlehem

Between 13 and 15 September, the Young Leaders Program hosted a workshop titled “Project and Time Management and Proposal Writing”. The...


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Sunday, 30.09.18 - Gaza City

Enhancing the Effectiveness of NGOs in Influencing National and Sectoral policies

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) in cooperation with the Palestinian Non-Governmental Organizations Network (PNGO Net ) conducted a public...


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- Ono Academic College, Jerusalem

Report of FES-CAPI Workshop ”Asserting the Rights in East-Jerusalem”

As a part of our cooperation focusing on “Asserting the Rights in East-Jerusalem”, the second FES-CAPI seminar was conducted at the Ono Academic...


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Wednesday, 19.09.18 - Atfaluna Society, Gaza city

Persons with Disabilities in the National Policy Agenda

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung in Cooperation with the Palestinian Non-Governmental Organizations Network (PNGO Net ), conducted a public Workshop...


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Wednesday, 05.09.18

Sectorial Education Policies and the Strategies of Civil Society NGOs

On 5 September, 2018, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, in cooperation with its partner Palestinian Non-Governmental Organizations Network (PNGO),...


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Wednesday, 11.07.18 - BISAN headquarter, Ramallah

Potential Implications of the Palestinian Authority’s entry into International Trade Agreements: World Trade Organization

On Wednesday, 11 July 2018, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) in cooperation with its partner organization BISAN Center for Research & Development,...


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Saturday, 21.07.18 to Sunday, 29.07.18

FES-Shabibeh-Fatah workshop series “Facilitating the Debate on Social Democratic Values”

As part of a series of workshops entitled “Facilitating the Debate on Social Democratic Values“, FES, in cooperation with her partner organization...


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Sunday, 01.07.18 to Thursday, 30.08.18 - Hebron, Jenin, Gaza, Bethlehem and Tulkarem

RWDS Workshop Report

The Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation (FES), in cooperation with its partner Rural’s Women Development Society (RWDS), organized a series of workshops during...


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Thursday, 19.07.18

Short report: “Women on the National Agenda and Sectoral Policies”

On Monday, 19 July 2018, the Friedrich Ebert Foundation (FES), in cooperation with its partner “Palestinian Non-Governmental Organizations Network...


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Saturday, 21.07.18

Strategic Planning of the General Federation of Independent Labor Unions (GIFLU)

On July 21, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES), in cooperation with its new partner the General Federation of Independent Labor Unions (GFILU),...


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Thursday, 19.07.18

Short report: “Policies of Agriculture sector and NGOs Strategies”

On Thursday, 19 July 2018, the Friedrich Ebert Foundation (FES), in cooperation with its partner “Palestinian Non-Governmental Organizations Network...


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Friday, 29.06.18 to Saturday, 30.06.18 - Ramallah

The Young Leaders Program: Professional Skill Development in Ramallah

On the 29th and 30th of June, the Young Leaders program hosted a workshop devoted to personal and professional skill development. The...


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Friday, 11.05.18 to Saturday, 12.05.18 - Hebron

The Young Leaders Program: Social Gender Justice in Hebron, 11th to 12th of May 2018

On the 11th and 12th of May, the Young Leaders program hosted a workshop devoted to thoughts on Social Gender Justice. The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung...


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Monday, 23.04.18 to Thursday, 26.04.18 - Rabat, Morocco

Workshop on “Political Feminism: Feminist perspectives for a just economic system” in Morocco

From Monday 23th to Thursday 26th April 2018 the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) Palestine, in cooperation with its sister office of FES Morocco,...


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Monday, 09.04.18 - BISAN headquarter, Alnahdah Building, Ramallah

BISAN Workshop on socioeconomic impacts of current subsidy system

On Wednesday 9th April 2018 the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) Palestine, in cooperation with its partner organization BISAN Center for Research and...


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Monday, 28.05.18 to Wednesday, 30.05.18

Welcome to our office! Interns exchange between the two FES offices Israel and Palestine

On May 28 and May 30, the two-day interns exchange between the FES Israel and the FES Palestine took place, in order to gain insights into the work...


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Sunday, 13.05.18 - Gaza City

Short Report: “Role of Health NGOs within the Health Sectorial National Agenda”

Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, in cooperation with Palestinian Non-Governmental Organizations Network (PNGO Net ), conducted a public workshop entitled:...


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Tuesday, 29.05.18

FES PASSIA Expert Discussion: “Survey and land registration “

On May 29, 2018, the Palestinian Academic Society for the Study of International Affairs (PASSIA), in cooperation with the Friedrich Ebert Foundation...


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Wednesday, 18.04.18

Conference in Gaza: “Changing of Palestinian Political Approaches”

On Wednesday, 18 April 2018, Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation (FES), in cooperation with its partner Palestinian Planning Center (PPC), organized a one-day...


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Thursday, 24.05.18

FES-roundtable on ‚Jerusalem: the Socio-political Situation 70 Years after the ‘Nakba’‘

On 24.05.2018, the Friedrich Ebert Foundation (FES) met with representatives of various Jerusalem-based partner organizations for a panel discussion...


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Tuesday, 22.05.18

FES and the PJI discuss a Publication on the Oslo Accords

On the 22.05.2018 the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) met with board members of its partner organization, the Palestine-Israel-Journal (PIJ), to...


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Monday, 07.05.18

A Delegation of German Parliamentarians visit Palestine

A delegation of Members of the German Bundestag from the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD) visited Palestine for an information- and...


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Friday, 13.04.18 to Saturday, 14.04.18 - Sabastya

Young Leaders Program: Advocacy Workshop in Sabastya, 13th – 14th of April 2018

On the 13th – 14th of April, the Young Leaders program continued with a workshop on advocacy.


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Tuesday, 03.04.18

FES-PASSIA Round Table “The Rise of the Israeli Right and its Implications”

On 3 April 2018, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES), in cooperation with its partner, the Palestinian Academic Society for the Study of International...


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Saturday, 03.03.18 to Tuesday, 06.03.18 - Jenin

The Young Leadership Program: Social Democracy Workshop in Jenin, 3rd to the 6th of march 2018

On the 3rd to the 6th of March, the Young Leadership program hosted a workshop devoted to thoughts on social democracy.


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Tuesday, 27.02.18

Report: "Review of the National Policy Agenda 2017/2022"

On Tuesday, 27 February 2018, the Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation (FES), in cooperation with its partner "Palestinian Non-Governmental Organizations...


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27.02.2018

Young Leaders Program: Audience interaction Workshop in Bethlehem, 2nd and 3rd of February 2018

On the 2nd and 3rd of February, the Young Leaders program organized a workshop on the interaction with audiences and the use of different media.


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Tuesday, 21.11.17 to Wednesday, 22.11.17

Welcome to Palestine! Part two of Interns Exchange!

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...


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Monday, 13.11.17

Our Junior Guest Researchers visit the FES-office Israel

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.


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Wednesday, 01.11.17

A new plan for sustainable development for the World Heritage Site in the city of Battir

On Wednesday, 1 November 2017, members of civil society and other stakeholders gathered in the municipality building of Battir to discuss a recently...


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Sunday, 29.10.17

Report: "The Role of Civil Society Organizations in Promoting the Reconciliation"

On Sunday, 29 October 2017, the Friedrich Ebert Foundation (FES), in cooperation with its partner Palestinian Non-Governmental Organizations Network...


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Thursday, 26.10.17

IPG Journal interview with Dr. Beyhan Sentürk regarding the Palestinian reconciliation process

Fatah and Hamas have signed a comprehensive reconciliation deal in Cairo following negotiations. What does the agreement spell out?


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Tuesday, 17.10.17

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...


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Sunday, 15.10.17

Ghost Hunting

In partnership with the "Educational Bookshop" we hosted the second ever film screening of “Ghost Hunting” by Palestinian director Raed Adoni in East...


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Friday, 06.10.17 to Saturday, 07.10.17

Young Leaders Generation III attends workshop on “Communication skills” in Nablus

Last weekend our Young Leaders Generation III came together in Nablus for their second workshop. The youths from all over Palestine learned everything...


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FES-Shabibeh Workshops on International Relations and Communication

FES Palestine held a total of four three-day workshops in cooperation with its partner Shabibeh-Fatah’s International Relations Unit this year. A...


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Saturday, 25.08.18 to Sunday, 26.08.18

FES Palestine and WATC announced participants for the Young Leaders Generation III

After the pre-selection was carried out by our partner Women’s Affairs Technical Committee (WATC), Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) in cooperation with...


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Tuesday, 03.10.17

FES-organized Study Visit to Brussels

Palestinian Urban Planner and Architect Ms. Imtithal Jinini Bakry from our partner the International Peace and Cooperation Center (IPCC) was on a...


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Wednesday, 27.09.17

Workshop: “The impacts of international subsidies on ‘Socially Just Development’ in the MENA region”

FES Palestine and its partner Bisan Center for Research and Development conducted the second workshop of our “Socially Just Development Project” on 27...


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Wednesday, 13.09.17

FES-PNGO Conference: “Strengthening the Civil Society’s Role for Palestinian Unity against the Internal Political Division”

On Wednesday, September 13, 2017, the Friedrich Ebert Foundation (FES), in cooperation with its partner Palestinian Non-Governmental Organizations...


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Thursday, 17.08.17

Workshop: “Impact of Political Division on the reality of Women in Gaza strip”

On Monday 17 August 2017 the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES), in cooperation with its partner Palestinian Non-Governmental Organizations Network...


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Monday, 31.07.17

Workshop: “Impact of Political Division on the Work of the Trade Unions in Gaza strip”

On Monday 31 July 2017 the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES), in cooperation with its partner Palestinian Non-Governmental Organizations Network (PNGO),...


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Monday, 12.06.17

The current and future policy of the European Union towards the Palestine Issue

On Monday, 12 June 2017, the Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation, in cooperation with its partner Pal-Think for Strategic Studies, organized a roundtable...


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Wednesday, 10.05.17 to Friday, 12.05.17

FES-PGFTU Workshop: “Strengthening Trade Union Youth Work” in Nablus for PGFTU youth leaders.

Between 10 and 12 May FES had the pleasure of welcoming Ronja Endres and Christian Beck, two young union activists from the German Trade Union...


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Wednesday, 17.05.17

FES-Pal-Think Roundtable: “The Rise of Right-Wing Populist Parties in Europe and its Consequences on the Middle East”

On Wednesday 17 May 2017 Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung in cooperation with its local partner Pal-Think for Strategic Studies organized a round table...


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Wednesday, 24.05.17

Launching Conference for latest issue of Palestine-Israel Journal

Following the publication of the latest issue of the Palestine-Israel Journal – in cooperation with FES Palestine – a public launching event was held...


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Tuesday, 16.05.17

Workshop: “Impact of the current situation on food security in the Gaza Strip”

On Tuesday, 16 May 2017, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES), in cooperation with its partner Palestinian Non-Governmental Organizations Network...


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Wednesday, 03.05.17

FES-PASSIA Conference on 50 Years of Occupation of the Palestinian Territories

On 3 May FES together with the Palestinian Academic Society for the Study of International Affairs (PASSIA) hosted a one-day conference in Jerusalem...


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Monday, 01.05.17

Short report: “The Jordanian-Palestinian Relations and ways for development”

On Monday, 1 May 2017, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) in cooperation with the partner Pal-Think for Strategic Studies, organized a round table...


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Wednesday, 26.04.17

Young Leaders Project: New Generation II-Closing Ceremony

On 26 April 2017, the Young Leaders Project “New Generation II” in the Gaza Strip, in cooperation with our partner Save Youth Future Society (SYF),...


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A delegation of German Social Democratic Members of Parliament visited Palestine

A delegation of German parliamentarians representing the German Social Democratic Party visited Palestine last week and discussed with a variety of...


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Tuesday, 11.04.17

Visit of Thomas Oppermann to the Palestinian Territories

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) hosted Thomas Oppermann, Chairperson of the Social Democratic Party (SPD) Parliamentary group and member of the...


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Sunday, 19.03.17

Short report: “The changes in the Arab world and its impact on the Palestinian Issue”

On Sunday, 19 March 2017, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES), in cooperation with the partner Pal-Think for Strategic Studies, organized a round table...


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Monday, 03.04.17

CAPI-FES Workshop on Asserting Palestinian Rights

The Center for Advancement of Peace Initiatives (CAPI) in cooperation with the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) organized a workshop for Palestinian...


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Thursday, 09.02.17

Short Report: „Prospects of the Israeli Policy toward the Palestinian Cause in the near Future”

On Thursday, 9 February 2017, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, in cooperation with the partner Pal-Think for Strategic Studies, organized a round table...


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Friday, 13.01.17 to Saturday, 14.01.17

The Young Leaders Project in Gaza held its first session of 2017

In cooperation with our partner, Save Youth Future Society (SYFS), FES conducted a new training and debate session about “Freedom of opinion and...


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Wednesday, 11.01.17

Short report: “Russia’s Foreign Policy towards Middle East Issues”

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung in cooperation with its partner Pal-Think for Strategic Studies organized a round table discussion entitled “Russia’s...


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Tuesday, 13.12.16

Holds Expert Roundtable Discussion on IPCC Report „Community Development in Area C“

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) in cooperation with the International Peace & Cooperation Center (IPCC) recently held an Expert roundtable...


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Thursday, 23.06.16

FES-PASSIA Roundtable: Brexit – Repercussions on the Middle East and on EU and UK Foreign Policy

The United Kingdom referendum on European Union (EU) membership, which took place on 23 June and resulted in a vote to leave, has dominated the...


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Sunday, 05.06.16

Workshop „For Socially Just Development “in Palestine

As part of Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung’s (FES) regional project “For Socially Just Development – Economic Policies for Social Justice in the MENA...


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Wednesday, 01.06.16 to Friday, 03.06.16

Visit of FES and DGB

The Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation (FES) East-Jerusalem was delighted to welcome FES-President Kurt Beck, Dr. Roland Schmitd (FES-Secretary General),...


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Tuesday, 17.05.16

FES-PIJ panel discussion on „The Dual Legal System“

In cooperation with the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES), the Palestine-Israel Journal (PIJ) presented its latest issue „The Dual Legal System“ on 17...


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MAS-FES Roundtable: Evaluating the New Social Security Law

In April 2016, a new social security law came into force in the Palestinian Territories. Due to massive protest from the civil society, however, the...


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MAS-FES Roundtable: Regional Development in Palestine

After two successful discussion panels this year, the Palestine Economic Policy Research Institute (MAS), in cooperation with the...


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FES-PASSIA-Roundtable: Prospects of an international peace conference

On the occasion of the French initiative for the resolution of the Palestine/Israel Conflict, the Palestinian Academic Society of International...


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Friday, 01.04.16 to Monday, 04.04.16

German Members of Parliament discover the Palestinian Startup Scene

Young people with creative ideas – that’s whom a delegation of German members of parliament, all belonging to the SPD-fraction, were looking for when...


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Monday, 28.03.16

“The vision and Role of Civil Society Organizations in Achieving the National Reconciliation”

In cooperation with the Palestinian Non-Governmental Organization’s Network (PNGO) the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) organized a conference on “The...


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Wednesday, 23.03.16

Visit of SPD Parliamentarians

On 23 March 2016, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) hosted the Social Democratic Party (SPD) parliamentarians Birgit Kömpel, Florian Post, Bernd...


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Monday, 18.01.16 to Tuesday, 19.01.16

Young Leaders Program in the Gaza Strip selects a new generation

On 18th and 19th January 2016, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung in cooperation with Save Youth Future Society (SYFS) organized the second selection...


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Wednesday, 20.01.16

FES-MAS Roundtable: the PA Budget in 2016

Following the adoption of the Palestinian Authority’s (PA) budget for 2016, the Palestine Economic Research Institute (MAS), in cooperation with the...


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Publications

Friday's Fact

  • 03.06.2019

    Recent Closure of Crossing Highlights the Vulnerability of the Humanitarian Situation in the Gaza Strip

    Any closing of the Karem Abu Salem crossing threatens the lives and livelihoods of 2 million Palestinians who live in the Gaza Strip. In the name of...

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  • 24.05.2019

    Bundestag’s Resolution on BDS Sparks Widespread Outrage

    The Bundestag’s adopted a resolution equating the BDS movement with anti-Semitism. This step infused extreme and immediate reactions across the...

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  • 10.05.2019

    During the Latest Escalation between Gaza and Israel, the Palestinian Authority Remains Silent Again

    In another cycle of violence in Gaza, the PA has remained unable to exert influence to halt the suffering of Palestinians in the blockaded Strip. This...

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