Apr 25, 2017
from 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM
|Where||Attlee Suite, Portcullis House, Houses of Parliament|
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Since the annexation of East Jerusalem in 1967, Israeli authorities have promoted the twofold goal of expanding the city’s Jewish population and reducing its Palestinian population. Various steps have been adopted to achieve this objective, including the isolation of East Jerusalem from the rest of the West Bank, land appropriation, and discriminatory policies on planning and construction and budget allotment.
PROFESSOR WENDY PULLAN: Professor of Architecture and Urban Studies and Head of the Department of Architecture at the University of Cambridge.
PROFESSOR PENNY GREEN: Professor of Law and Globalisation at Queen Mary, University of London and a Director of the International State Crime Initiative.
KAMEL HAWWASH: A British-Palestinian engineering professor based at the University of Birmingham and a longstanding campaigner for justice.
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