Policy Papers and Publications

Policy Brief – The Motives and the Consequences of the Gaza Great Return March

By Omar Shaban Why it is happening:- For four consecutive Fridays, tens of thousands of Gaza’s gather close which began…

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New Release: Gaza Possible Outcomes of Egypt, Hamas, and Dahlan Talks

(Note: The paper was translated from an Arabic version published by ARI in September 2017.) The latest talks between Egypt,…

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Latest Developments in Saudi Arabia and their Internal and Regional Consequences on the Palestinian Cause.

Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung  By Omar Shaban First: the crisis developments The region is living in a state of suspension and…

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New Release: ​Unlocking the Gaza Strip’s Economic Potential and Fostering Political Stability

omar shaban writes  a new release about the general situation in palestine which reviews the repercussions of the division and…

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POLICY STUDY: YOUTH ACTIVISM IN THE SOUTH AND EAST MEDITERRANEAN COUNTRIES SINCE THE ARAB UPRISINGS: CHALLENGES AND POLICY OPTIONS

Silvia Colombo, Senior Fellow, International Affairs Institute (IAI), Rome Nadine Abdalla, Research Associate, Arab Forum for Alternatives (AFA), and EUME…

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Back to Gaza: A New Approach to Reconstruction

By: Sultan Barakat and Omar Shaban The initial drive to rebuild the Gaza Strip following last summer’s destructive war between…

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Case Study: “Renewable Energy in the Gaza Strip: Short, Mid, and Long Term concepts"

This case study presents obstacles, challenges and recommendations provided by key participants of the six workshops and round table discussions…

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Policy Paper: The Reconstruction of the Gaza Strip: Lessons from the Past and Challenges of the Future

Introduction: This paper is a reflection of a workshop organized by Pal-Think for Strategic Studies on the reconstruction of the…

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Policy Paper: “National Reconciliation and Peace with Israel Are Complementary Not Contradictory”

Background: In January 2006, Palestinian territories held its second parliamentary elections for the Palestinian Legislative Council (PLC). Fatah, still at…

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Policy Paper: “Palestinian Basic Law: Are Public Freedoms Protected?”

Introduction: The protection of public freedoms and fundamental human rights is one of the most important safeguards guaranteed by international…

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