Conferences and Meetings

Mr. Omar Shaban met with Belgium MFA in Gaza

Mr. Omar Shaban was invited to meet with the Belgium MFA Mr. Reynders who visited Gaza this week to brief him on the situation. The visit of H.E was confined to the destroyed areas where he met with displaced people, he heard from women and children. The visit has given very important signal of solidarity and support to the marginalized ... Read More »

Meeting with the deputy head of the Hamas Government, Mr. Ismail Hanyia

In continuity of Pal-Thinks’ efforts to enhance the public debate on core issues and challenges that concern the region, I met yesterday with the deputy head of the Hamas Government, Mr. Ismail Hanyia, for one hour, where I discussed with him the fact that Hamas should depart the status of waiting and adopt a more proactive position at three different ... Read More »

Head of EUBAM Rafah to Pal-Think: The Return of EUBAM to Rafah Crossing Needs Approval of Israel and the Palestinian Authority

Gaza (November 26th, 2013) – In a special event organized by Pal-Think for Strategic Studies, the new Head of Mission for EUBAM Rafah, Mr. Gerhard Schlaudraff stated that “it is possible for EUBAM to return to the Rafah Crossing, in full function, once an agreement is approached by all stakeholders”. In the meantime, he also assured that this return will ... Read More »

Head of EUBAM Rafah participates in conference in Gaza

In a special event organized by Pal-Think for Strategic Studies, the Head of Mission for EUBAM Rafah, Mr. Gerhard Schlaudraff stated that “it is possible for EUBAM to return to the Rafah Crossing, in full function, once an agreement is approached by all stakeholders”. In the meantime, he also assured that this return will not happen without the approval from ... Read More »

Meeting on a Video Conference With Some American Students

GAZA,(August 12, 2013) – Pal-Think for Strategic Studies organized a video conference meeting with 23 American students who were in a 1 week cultural  visit to the occupied Palestinian Territories. The session was attended by members from the Directory Board, civil society representatives, and local youth activists. Mr. Omar Shaban, Director of Pal-Think for Strategic Studies, opened the session by ... Read More »

A Video Conference Meeting With The U.S. General Consul in Jerusalem, Mr. Michael Alan Ratney

Gaza, 10/4/2013 – Palthink for Strategic Studies organized with self financing a video conference meeting with Mr. Michael Alan Ratney, the U.S. Consul General in Jerusalem.  The session was attended by academics, businessmen, civil society representatives, youth activists, community leaders and human right activists. Mr. Omar Shaban, director of PalThink, welcomed the guest and audience and raised a group of ... Read More »

Conference “War on Gaza – Consequences and Future Prospects”

About the Conference: On November 14, 2012, Israel with its back to the wall launched a large-scale military Operation calling it “Pillar of Defense” on Gaza, This unprecedented conflict in the middle east region was to last for 8 deadly days. The two main parties Israel and Hamas, refused to deal with each other directly but the ceasefire negotiations were ... Read More »

A Special Meeting with The Head of the Hamas International Relations Department

Gaza, Wednesday 23rd of January 2013  Preface  Palthink for Strategic Studies hosted Osama Hamdan the International Relations Officer of Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas).  The two-hour special meeting was attended by more than 200 people representing civil society figures, activists, academicians, representatives of the Christian community, representatives of political parties, journalists and social media activists, youth and women. The meeting comes ... Read More »