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Friday, August 23 • 18:30 - 19:30
The Unique Status and Challenges of Jerusalem Palestinians

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Much of the political and religious rhetoric about Jerusalem ignores the reality for the people living there. East Jerusalem is home to 200,000 Palestinians, who enjoy rights and benefits as residents of Israel, but are subject to various measures to maintain "the demographic balance" between Israelis and Palestinians in the city.

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Jessica Montell

Jessica is executive director of HaMoked: Center for the Defence of the Individual, and has been a leading figure in Israeli civil society for two decades. Jessica served as executive director of B'Tselem from 2001-2014. She was founding director of the Israel-Diaspora partnership... Read More →

Friday August 23, 2019 18:30 - 19:30 SAST