EVENT INVITATION | UNRWA in Crisis and British Policy on Palestinian Refugees

EVENT INVITATION | UNRWA in Crisis and British Policy on Palestinian Refugees

The Palestinian Return Centre (PRC) is organising a meeting in the Houses of Parliament hosted by Labour MP David Drew to discuss the recent funding cuts by the US administration and its consequence for UNRWA in the region. UNRWA has recently launched the #DignityIsPriceless campaign which is aiming to raise US$ 500 million. The event will also tackle the UK’s position on Palestinian refugees and the importance of its continued support to UNRWA.

 

April 18th at 6pm in the Houses of Parliament

 

Speakers:

David Drew MP, Labour, Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs)

Chistopher Gunness, UNRWA’s Spokesperson, Director of Advocacy and Strategic Communications

Karma Nabulsi, Professor in Politics and International Relations, Fellow in Politics, St Edmund Hall, University of Oxford

Anne Irfan, Historian at the London School of Economics & University of Sussex, specialising in the history of UNRWA

Ali Hweidi, General Director of "Elhayya 302 to Defend Refugees Rights", Palestinian Organization based in Lebanon (video-link presentation)

 

Our Event Page on Facebook: http://www.fb.com/events/131983180980545/

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/3831