Nonviolence Workshop in Bethlehem
Professor Manuel Hassassian, the Palestinan ambassador to Denmark, and Dr. Mubarak Awad, a Palestinian role model of nonvioelnce and founder of Nonviolence International, delivered an extensive workshop with 38 Taghyeer activists who came from different areas in the West Bank.
The workshop focused on
the history of nonviolence resistance internationally and especially in Palestine.
the impact of nonviolence on the society locally and internationally.
the analysis of the current political situation in Palestine.
Taghyeer movement as a game changer of the status quo.
the importance of women and youth leadership in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
By the end of the workshop, the participants were inspired by the two speakers and came to the conclusion that nonviolence is the best way to practice dignified citizenship as highest values for the Palestinian society as Taghyeer envisions.