Over the last 18 months, CJPP has presented these events:
Nakba: Community forum and film screening, Youm Ilak Youm Aleik – Palestinian Refugees from Jerusalem 1948: Heritage, Eviction & Hopes with guest speaker, Ms Nahed Odeh.
Palestinians Under Occupation:Community forum and film screening of Samoud – the Struggle for Al Aarqib (joint event with FILEF), with guest speakers Mr. Hilmi Dabbagh and Ms Cathy Peters.
John Dugard In Conversation– “Has International Law Failed Palestine?”.
Community event with Professor John Dugard, in conversation with Professor Ben Saul, (Professor of International Law, University of Sydney), introduced by Associate Professor Jake Lynch (Department of Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Sydney).
Promoted Protest Netanyahu actions on Benjamin Netanyahu’s visit to Australia.
Jointly funded an Australian public opinion poll – Morgan Poll, on attitudes to Palestine and Israel (https://apan.org.au/apan-activities/opinion_poll/).
Nakba commemoration – Remembering Al Nakba
Speakers included a Palestinian survivor of the Nakba from the Australian community, Dr Abu Arab along with Professor John MacDonald on his work in Palestine.
Event co-presented with the NSW Parliamentary Friends of Palestine, in Parliament House.
Promoting BDS – Driving Global Justice for Palestine, 28th -29th July, 2017
CJPP worked on the organising committee to present a two-day conference at the University of Sydney. https://www.bdssydney.org/.
In Conversation event with guest speaker Gideon Levy, Israeli journalist, Ha’aretz (Gideon Levy will be our guest after presenting the 2017 Edward Said Memorial Lecture in Adelaide).