Ambassador Abdulhadi and embassy staff had a productive and enjoyable visit to Perth.
They conducted the Western Australia leg of the Australian Palestinian community workshop project. This workshop was a great success, with in-depth discussion about the challenges facing the Palestinian community and strategic goals to overcome these challenges. A Western Australia Palestinian community coordination committee was formed.
Ambassador Abdulhadi attended the Palestinian Film Festival, catching the wonderful Stitching Palestine, which explores the stories of twelve prominent Palestinian women through the motif of Palestinian embroidery. Ambassador addressed the audience before this film and spoke of the vibrant Palestinian film industry.
Ambassador Abdulhadi and embassy staff also participated in the Run for Palestine in Perth, with the ambassador delivering a speech at the event about the importance of advocacy and solidarity with the Palestinian people.