Site Index

· Home

· How it all began

· Newsletter

· Fundraising

Twinned Groups - Who's twinned with whom

· Gaza / U.K.

· West Bank / U.K.

· Church Groups

· International Groups

· Schools

· Universities (Students)

· Trade Unions

Creating a Twinning Group - Practical advice

· About Church Twinning

· General

· Campaigning

· How to

· Media

· Preparation

· When in Palestine

· Maintaining links

· Bringing Palestinians to the U.K.

· Resources - Useful forms and fact sheets

· Trade Unions

· Women and Palestine

Visit reports

· Articles about Twinning

· Maps of Palestine

Links

· Media

Shop

· Books, DVD's & Travel Guides

· Buy Palestinian goods

· Shopping

Students

· Students

· Palestinian Universities

· Resources

· Suggested Student motion

Action Palestine - our partner for University twinnings

-

Twinning with Palestine

The Britain - Palestine Twinning Network - "promoting twinning and friendship links"

Activities for the network in 2011 include * Women's visit - March * Twinning Conference in Palestine - April * Visits to Palestine April and October * Conference in Liverpool - November.

Twinning with Palestine Conference - Ramallah, Palestine. Saturday 25th April 2011

"Political solidarity enhanced by grassroots friendships"

2011 Britain Palestine Twinning Network Conference (U.K.) Saturday 26th November 2011 - Liverpool 2011.

TWINNING WITH PALESTINE - Building Bridges not Walls

OBJECTIVES for the day

- To raise the profile of grassroots twinning as a means of acting on human rights issues

- To understand the potential of Britain-Palestine twinning

- To understand where we are now

- To collect action points for the Palestinian side of the network for the next year

Draft conference programme

8.30 Registration

9.30 Speakers

- Welcome from the University

- Speaker from the Human Rights Clinic - Urgent human rights issues in Palestine

- Speaker from Britain – the potential of grassroots twinning

- Speaker from Palestine - what is it all about?

10.30 Coffee

11.00 WORKSHOPS – Several, all on same question (a separate one for the British people present)

What is the role of twinning now? Note good points and problems 

12- 1 Afternoon – Twinning films (about visits, about projects together)

1-2 Lunch provided (funding permitting

2-3 Workshops on practical issues, people choose one –

- New twinnings

- Money issues

- Communication issues

- Working across the community

3.15 -3.30 Tea

3.30-4 PLENARY: Making the Network work in Palestine. Perhaps to include a proposal from a Twinning Committee meeting beforehand

Collect at least two points that the Network hopes to work on in the next year

Tell people how to join the Network

Contact us

Events in 2011

- - - - -

Women's Tour March 2011

Conference Palestine April 2011

Conference - Liverpool November 2011

- - - - -

Help us develop the Twinning with Palestine network

Group Membership - Supporters

Join the Twinning with Palestine Groups facebook page for the latest news and events. www.facebook.com

- - - - -

Please support our work - click here

- - - - -

Would you like to visit Palestine? We regularly organise tours to Palestine. Book for the October 2010 tour now!

- - - - -

- - - - -

Greeting Cards (Eid / Xmas)

- - - - -

-

- - - - -

Gallery

- - - - -

The Israeli Apartheid wall "security barrier"

- - - - -

Twinning Banner

- - - - -

Zaytoun Olive Oil

- - - - -

Getting there - Airlines activists use

- - - - -

About | Contact | FAQ's | Register | Top