Cafe Palestine 30Saturday 20th November3.45pm (UK time) / 5.45pm (Pal time)Rania Madi"The Law – weapon of oppression, or of liberation?"https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85100810557?pwd=MnVoeE9jb0w0VUtMVHcvRFIyYTVVdz09 1. Café Palestine with Rania Madi: The Law – weapon of oppression, or liberation?2. COP26 and Palestine 1. Café Palestine 30 with Rania Madi: ‘The Law – weapon of oppression, or of liberation?’The Israeli Government has designated … Continue reading

Cafe Palestine 30 on Sat 20 Nov with Rania Madi “The Law – weapon of oppression, or of liberation?”

Cafe Palestine 30Saturday 20th November3.45pm (UK time) / 5.45pm (Pal time)Rania Madi"The Law – weapon of oppression, or of liberation?"https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85100810557?pwd=MnVoeE9jb0w0VUtMVHcvRFIyYTVVdz09 1. Café Palestine with Rania Madi: The Law – weapon of oppression, or liberation?2. Standing up for Palestinian Children on World Children’s Day, 20 November3. Training on Prevent in Healthcare4. Film5. Recording of Café Palestine … Continue reading Cafe Palestine 30 on Sat 20 Nov with Rania Madi “The Law – weapon of oppression, or of liberation?”

Café Palestine 29; Networks’ Joint Statement; Gaza Children’s Mental Health

This week’s Café takes place in the shadow of Israel’s latest assault on Palestinian civil society, and this will be reflected in our discussion. A Joint Statement on these developments has been issued by the Palestinian Global Mental Health Network and the other MH Networks (see below).Cafe Palestine 29Saturday 30th October3.45pm (UK time) / 5.45pm … Continue reading Café Palestine 29; Networks’ Joint Statement; Gaza Children’s Mental Health

Statement condemning Israel’s designation of six prominent Palestinian NGOs as “Terrorist Organisations”

We write as mental health and allied professionals to alert all our colleagues to the consequences of the Israeli Defence Ministry’s egregious designation of six Palestinian human rights organizations as terrorist organizations. This action, taken on 19 October 2021, targeted Al-Haq, Human Rights Organisation, Addameer Prisoner Support organisation, Defence for Children International-Palestine, The Union of … Continue reading Statement condemning Israel’s designation of six prominent Palestinian NGOs as “Terrorist Organisations”

Café Palestine 29 on Sat 30 October at 15:45 (UK)/17:45 (Pal) “The Keys to Return”; Human rights groups attacked; 2 film events

Cafe Palestine 29Saturday 30th October3.45pm (UK time) / 5.45pm (Pal time)chaired by Professor Nadera Shalhoub-Kevorkian"Testimonies from Palestine:The Keys to Return: Voices from ‘48'"https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85052460469?pwd=dWxMeWdQbmJYNkM4TjZMcTNLY0xpdz09 1. Café Palestine 29: “The Keys to Return: Voices from ‘48”2. NGOs defending children and prisoners declared "terrorist orgs" by Minister3. Films: “Slingshot Hip Hop” and “3000 Nights”4. “Writing Palestine”: celebrate ten years of … Continue reading Café Palestine 29 on Sat 30 October at 15:45 (UK)/17:45 (Pal) “The Keys to Return”; Human rights groups attacked; 2 film events

Gaza’s Children; Psychoanalytic Innocence; Sally Rooney; Humanitarian Medicine; the IHRA and more

You can follow the UK-Palestine Mental Health Network on social media:Twitter @UKPMHNInstagram @ukpalmhnetworkFacebook @UKPMHN1. Events a) Gaza Children’s Mental Health, Under Siege & Under the Bombs Saturday, Nov 6, 2021 (3pm-4:30pm London, 6:00-7:30 pm Jerusalem)The UKPMHN is proud to be co-sponsoring this online event, that will include panellists Dr Yasser Abu Jamei, (Gaza Community Mental Health Programme), Dr. William … Continue reading Gaza’s Children; Psychoanalytic Innocence; Sally Rooney; Humanitarian Medicine; the IHRA and more

Café Palestine is back! “Violent crime in a colonial context”, with Asrar Kayyal 2nd October

Cafe Palestine 28Saturday 2nd October3.45pm (UK time) / 5.45pm (Pal time)Asrar Kayyal, Educational PsychologistViolent crime in a colonial context:understanding the rise in homicides in the Palestinian community in the lands occupied in 1948https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82858042650?pwd=aHFaS2ovQVJPUnAyd1lNZlVmdnBUZz09 In this newsletter:1. Café Palestine 28 with Asrar Kayyal, Educational Psychologist2. A Tribute to Riva Joffe 1940-20213. PTC report4. A Life Exposed: … Continue reading Café Palestine is back! “Violent crime in a colonial context”, with Asrar Kayyal 2nd October

Key Gaza Conference * Pivotal paper “Fanon in Palestine” * Child Mental Health: 2 events

Reminder: informal ‘Dardesheh’ discussion this Saturday 4th September at 4pm(UK) / 6pm(Palestine): https://ukpalmhn.us10.list-manage.com/track/click?u=bbabb624d68a80f2ac0f259dc&id=e4114c1532&e=9f95914f6d “Mental Health in Gaza Strip: An Area Populated by Refugees” This major three day event is the 8th international conference organised by the Gaza Community Mental Health Programme. It begins this Sunday 5th Sept. All national and international health workers are invited … Continue reading Key Gaza Conference * Pivotal paper “Fanon in Palestine” * Child Mental Health: 2 events

Dardesheh informal forum on Saturday 4 September from 4pm – 5.30pm

Saturday 4 September4pm - 5.30pmInformal 'Dardesheh' meetinghttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/85072996900?pwd=N2d1TXZkNzdEckJIMXg1a1FZVi83dz09 We are sorry that the planned Cafe Palestine for 4 September has been postponed until a future date. Instead we will be holding another 'Dardesheh', our forum for open discussion for anyone in the network who would like to join. This will be a chance to catch up … Continue reading Dardesheh informal forum on Saturday 4 September from 4pm – 5.30pm

Joint Statement protesting Israeli assault on leading children’s NGO and other links

 On the left UKPMHN's Guy Shennan after completing the Bristol to London Big Ride for Palestine Café Palestine: the next meeting is on Saturday 4th September 1. An 11 year old child is murdered: the organisation reporting it is raided by the IDFa) In the West Bank an 11 year old boy, Mohammad Mo’ayyad Bahjat Abu Sara, has been shot … Continue reading Joint Statement protesting Israeli assault on leading children’s NGO and other links