Invitation to a Meeting on: Forced Displacement in the Occupied Palestinian Territories

Invitation to a Meeting on: Forced Displacement in the Occupied Palestinian Territories

The Palestinian Return Centre (PRC) Invites you to a meeting on

Forced Displacement in the Occupied Palestinian Territories

The Palestinian Return Centre invites you to a meeting in the Houses of Parliament to discuss the continued forced displacement of Palestinians. Speakers will address the latest threats facing Palestinians which include: forced evictions, house demolitions, apartheid system of control and settler colonial policies enforced by the Israeli government.

 

Co-hosted by

Alistair Carmichael MP

and

Tracy Brabin MP

 

Wednesday 21st March 2018 at 6pm

Committee Room 15, Houses of Parliament

 

Moderator

Pietro Stefanini, Researcher and Advocacy Coordinator at the Palestinian Return Centre (PRC)

 

Speakers

  • Alistair Carmichael MP, Liberal Democrats Member for Orkney and Shetland and former Secretary of State for Scotland
  • Tracy Brabin MP, Labour Member for Batley and Spen, and Shadow Minister to Early Years
  • Nur Arafeh, is currently a Rhodes Scholar, doing her PhD in Economic Development at the University of Oxford. She served as Al-Shabaka's Palestine Policy Fellow from 2015 – 2017. She previously worked as an Associate Researcher at the Palestine Economic Policy Research Institute (MAS), and as a Visiting Lecturer of Economics at Al-Quds Bard College. She has a dual BA degree in Political Science and Economics from the Paris Institute of Political Studies-Sciences Po and Columbia University, and holds an MPhil degree in Development Studies from the University of Cambridge.
  • Professor David Turner, ICAHD (UK). David Turner is Emeritus Professor of Computation at the University of Kent.  He has a long standing interest in the Israel/Palestine conflict, which he has been following since 1968.  He is a signatory of Independent Jewish Voices and of Jews for Justice for Palestinians.  David serves on the executive of the UK chapter of Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions, an Israeli-founded human rights organisation which campaigns against the eviction of Palestinians from their homes.
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    This is a PRIVATE INVITATION ONLY meeting.

    To confirm your attendance please email us at info@prc.org.uk

     

    Short Link : https://prc.org.uk/en/post/3811