6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Houses of Parliment
Committee Room 1
“Balfour Declaration Centenary: No Marking, No Celebration, It’s an Apology”
Join us for this key discussion to evaluate 100 years since the infamous Balfour Declaration. Speakers will discuss Britain’s legacy in Palestine and the importance for the current Government to recognise its past colonial crimes as well as its current complicity with Israel’s ongoing occupation and violation of Palestinian rights. The event is being hosted and chaired by Baroness Jenny Tonge.
Salman Abu Sitta : Palestinian Academic, President of Palestine Land Society
Mark Battison : Director of Friends of Sabeel UK
Majed Al Zeer : Chairman of Palestinian Return Centre
David Cronin : Journalist and Author in the pale, Forthcoming book: Balfour’s Shadow: A Century of British Support for Zionism and Israel
Ghada Karmi : Palestinian doctor of medicine, author and academic.
On 23 November 2019, EuroPal Forum and Middle East Monitor co-hosted a conference at the Holiday Inn Bloomsbury in London on the relations between Europe and Palestine. A first of its kind, the conference brought together individuals at the forefront of discourse on Palestine in
As the European Court of Justice (ECJ) rules that European Union countries must identify products made in Israeli settlements in the occupied Palestinian territory, MEMO and EuroPal Forum are hosting a conference to discuss the EU’s position on major issues related to the occupat