News from Kayan Feminist Organization

Invitation to the annual JUSUR Conference


Kayan is pleased to invite you to:

The Annual Jusur Conference

Women’s Community Leadership: Planning, Participation and Representation.   


Wednesday, October 30, 2013.
9:30 to 14:30 at the Community Centre, Jdaydeh-Maker
9:30-10:00 – Registration
10:00-10:30 – Welcoming and introduction by Mona Mahajna, Community Organizer
10:30-10:45 – “Violation of the rights of Palestinian women working in the Palestinian private sector.” Attorney Rawya Handgulw, from Kayans legal department
10:45-11:30 – “The right of women in the city.” Professor Yousef Jabareen, from Technion
11:30-11:45 – Break 
11:45-12:45 – Parallel workshops: 
  • Workshop I: Volunteer Initiative: Between value and practice
Nidaa Nassar, Baladna – Association for Arab youth
  • Workshop II: Citizenship and Racism: Projections and their impact on women
Auni Banna, Attorney at Association for Civil Rights in Israel
  • Workshop III: Concepts of human rights in the women’s community work
Mohamed Zidan, Arab Association for Human Rights
  • Workshop IV: Political representation of Arab women in local decision-making
Abdul Anabtawi, National Committee of the Heads of Arab local authorities
  • Workshop V: The issues of displacement, land and housing
Dima Jamal-Abu Asaad, Association for the Defence of the Rights of the Displaced
12:45-13:30 – Lunch break 
13:30-14:15 – Conclusion and summary from the workshop discussions 

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