Cafe Palestine Index

This page provides a link to each of the Cafe Palestine events

Cafe Palestine 27

Rozeen Marjieh
“The Challenges and Dilemmas facing mental health care activists during the last assault on Gaza (and the violent responses to protest in other parts of Palestine)”

Cafe Palestine 26

Chaired by Professor Nadera Shalhoub-Kevorkian, Occupied East Jerusalem

“Testimonies from Palestine: Between Debilitation and Liveability: Part 2 Voices from Jerusalem”

Cafe Palestine 25

Chaired by Professor Nadera Shalhoub-Kevorkian, Occupied East Jerusalem

“Testimonies from Palestine: Between Debilitation and Liveability: Part 1 Voices from Gaza”

Cafe Palestine 24

Professor Mazin Qumsiyeh  founder and volunteer director of the Palestine Institute for Biodiversity and Sustainability at Bethlehem University
“The Unity Intifada’: reflections and prospects”

War on the Mind conference

The War on the Mind conference took place on 15 May 2021

Cafe Palestine 23

Sahar Francis, Director of Addameer, and Dr Samah Jabr
“Imprisonment without Trial: Purposes, consequences and Palestinian resistance”

Cafe Palestine 22

Professor Abdel Razzaq Takriti
“Living Liberation: Histories of Palestinian Anti-Colonialism Since 1948”

Cafe Palestine 21
Featuring a short film followed by a presentation by Sawsan, the UK Advocacy Officer of Defence for Children International – Palestine, and a contribution from an ex-child detainee
“Children behind bars: Palestinian Child Prisoners”

Café Palestine 20
Conversation with Prof Samah Saleh and Victoria Brittain
“Narratives of Palestinian Women Political Prisoners”

Cafe Palestine 19
Munther Amira, Human Rights Defend from Aida Refugee Camp in Bethlehem:
“Popular Resistance and the Refugee Experience”

Cafe Palestine 18
Remal Salah and Dima Tadros from the Palestinian Counseling Centre
“Broken Homes, Broken Families: supporting families whose homes have been demolished”

Café Palestine 17
Jonathan Chadwick, Hossam Madhoun and Jamal Al Rozzi
“Theatre, Cultural Resistance and Therapy”

Café Palestine 16
Professor Nihaya Daoud from the Public Health Association in the Arab Society in Israel
“Health inequity and discrimination before and during Covid-19: the case of 48 Palestinians”

Café Palestine 15
Hands Up Theatre Company via zoom with young people from Palestine
“Making drama out of a crisis”

Café Palestine 14
Dr Sami Owaida speaking about the Gaza Community Mental Health Programme

Cafe Palestine 13
Muna Khalidi from Lebanon
“Mental health in the Palestinian camps in Lebanon”

Café Palestine 12
Palestine Trauma Centre in Gaza
“Bleeding from all directions”

Café Palestine 11
Jehan Bseiso from Amman
“Reimagining our Resilience: Observations through poetry and from the diaspora”

Café Palestine 10
Dr Mustafa Qossoqsi from Nazareth Hospital
“Notes on an intimate disaster: Nakbah in the Clinic and Beyond”

Cafe Palestine 9
Hussam Kana’na from the Palestinian Counseling Center speaking from Arabeh in Galilee

Cafe Palestine 8
Dr Samah Jabr from Ramallah
“The individual and collective impact of incarceration and torture: the Palestinian experience”

Cafe Palestine 7
Nabila Espanioly from Nazareth
“Violence against Palestinian Women: an intersectional struggle”

Cafe Palestine 6
Riad Arrar, Rand Shar and Raed Amira from Hebron, Jerusalem and Bethlehem
“Social work in Palestine with a focus on responding to the Covid-19 emergency”

Cafe Palestine 5
Rana Nashashibi from Jerusalem
“The Palestine Global Mental Health Network”

Café Palestine 4
Yoa’d Ghanadry-Hakim from the West Bank
“Reflections on trauma, the usefulness of PTSD as a clinical concept, and the complexities of working with imported, Western, terminology in the Palestinian context”

Café Palestine 3
Weeam Hammoudeh from the West Bank
“Acute and Chronic Uncertainties in the Palestinian Context: Implications for Mental Health and Wellbeing”

Café Palestine 2
Dr Yasser Abu Jamei from Gaza
“Insight into life in Gaza under the combined pressures of the blockade, and the coronavirus pandemic”

Cafe Palestine 1
Professor Nadera Shalhoub-Kevorkian from Jerusalem
“Jerusalem under siege: surviving corona under Occupation”