Palestinian Return Centre (PRC), with support from many organizations, is making good progress with events during the memorial week. The annual event, organized in UK and across Europe will be held from the 15th to the 22nd January 2011. The event commemorates the memory of Palestinian victims of the Nakba since 1948.
The memorial week will commence with an international conference, “The Ongoing Nakba” which will focus on continued expulsion and dispossession of the Palestinians. Within the 7-day Memorial Week, PRC and its partners will hold series of events that will include, showing documentary films, public events, discussions, photo Galleries on Gaza, Apartheid Wall and Nakba. Thousands of leaflets and CDs will be distributed in the participating cities. Organizers in 11 cities in Ireland and Scotland will participate in the event. Conferences, workshops and Exhibition will take place. All activities aim at showing the ongoing Palestinian suffering for the past 62 years. A film screening will take place at participating cities titled “Al Nakba” directed and prepared by Rawan al Damin, produced by Al jazeera Satellite TV. A key event will take place at Hyde Park Speaker Corner on Sunday 16th of January. Brighton City will carry out activities for the entire week where cultural activities about heritages of Palestine will be open to view. Events will take place in the following cities: Brighton City, Bristol, Limerick City-Ireland, Cork City-Ireland, Hyde Park Speaker Corner, Galway City-Ireland, Dublin City-Ireland, Edinburgh, Manchester City , Dunde, Queens Marry University , Aberdeen City , Reading City, Sant Andros City , Glasgow City, London and Goldsmith University, Exeter University and Sterling University. Additionally PRC endorsed a key event organized by Palestine Solidarity Campaign and other organizers. The event “Remembering Israel’s war on Gaza” will be held Tuesday 18 January, 7pm Conway Hall, Holborn, London. More details: http://www.palestinecampaign.org/index.asp More information visit PRC website:http:// www.prc.org.uk #
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