Shatat Conference

Videos: Shatat Conference plenaries online

The following videos highlight the plenary and full-conference gatherings at Return and Liberation: Conference of the Palestinian Shatat in North America. Filmed by videographer and activist Jase Tanner, the videos highlight the talks of Hanna Kawas, Loubna Qutami, Issam Yamani, Rabab Abdulhadi, Karma Nabulsi and Abdelrazzaq Takriti, as well as the Skype presentation by Leila Khaled: Hanna Kawas, Haneen Karajah, Khaled Barakat and Omar Shaban: Loubna

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CONFERENCE RELEASE: Palestinian Shatat Conference convenes in Vancouver for Return and Liberation

May 15th, 2013 - In an effort to unite the Palestinian community through adherence to fundamental principles predicated on return and liberation, Palestinian activists and their allies in North America convened on unceded Coast Salish territories at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada from May 3 - 5, 2013. With the firm belief that Palestinians in the Shatat should be actively engaged and invested in advancing the Palestinian

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Register and Donate for the Conference of the Palestinian Shatat!

  Register today! Return and Liberation, the Conference of the Palestinian Shatat in North America, will take place in Vancouver, Canada from May 3-5, 2013, at the University of British Columbia. Panels, workshops and cultural events include "Looking Back, Forging Forward: Palestinian Organizing in the Shatat," "Palestinian Representation and the Right of Return," "Palestinian Perspectives on Solidarity and BDS," "Repression and Resistance:

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REGISTRATION NOW OPEN: Save with the special Early Bird rate!

May 3-5, 2013 University of British Columbia Unceded Musqueam Territories Vancouver, BC, Canada CLICK HERE TO REGISTER TODAY - SPECIAL EARLY BIRD RATE AVAILABLE! Web: + Facebook + Twitter Registration is NOW OPEN for the Conference of the Palestinian Shatat in North America! This conference - which will take place at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver on May 3-5, 2013 - will bring together Palestinian and Arab

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Call: Conference of the Palestinian Shatat in North America

LIBERATION and RETURN: The Conference of Palestinian Shatat in North America May 3-5, 2013 Vancouver, unceded Coast Salish Territories Canada Join us on Facebook: As we approach our 65th year of exile from our homeland, the need for Palestinians in the shatat (diaspora) to reinvigorate, develop and carry out an effective strategy for our national movement for liberation and return is as urgent as

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Principles of Unity

May 2013 marks the 65th anniversary of the Nakba, and the 65th year of the ongoing struggle for Palestinian refugees' return and the liberation of Palestine. As Palestinians in Shatat, and particularly in North America, we are convening on this date in order to carry out our responsibility to lay out concrete strategies and a clear vision to challenge the status quo and to raise our voice, the voice of the shatat. The organizers are united by the

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Conference Objectives

Our objectives: We are convening this conference: 1. To mobilize Palestinians in the diaspora/shatat in order to participate fully in the renaissance of the Palestinian national liberation movement. This includes the development of a strategy for the building of representative political national institutions and achieving real, meaningful and directly democratic representation. 2. To build strong initiatives and direct engagement with our people

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