2018

Dr Hanan Ashrawi on the occasion of Palestinian National Day

19 November 2018 in 2018

November 15, 2018 “The Palestinian National Council issued the Palestinian Declaration of Independence on November 15, 1988, declaring an independent Palestinian state on the 1967 borders with East Jerusalem as its capital. With this, the Palestinian leadership proclaimed its support for the two-state solution, international law and United Nations resolutions,...

Launch of the Palestinian Film Festival in Canberra

24 October 2018 in 2018

On Thursday 18 October, the General Delegation of Palestine to Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific (GDOP), in partnership with the Palestinian Film Festival Australia, organised the evening premiere of the film Wajib – The Wedding Invitation at Event Cinemas in Manuka, officially opening the Canberra leg of the festival.

Wajib - The Wedding Invitation

19 September 2018 in 2018

Writer-director Annemarie Jacir’s multi-award winning comic drama explores the lives of Palestinians living in Israel, and stars real-life father and son Mohammad and Saleh Bakri.

Colombian recognition of the State of Palestine

17 August 2018 in 2018

On Wednesday 15 August, Chargé d’Affaires and Counsellor Ms Suheir Gedeon delivered a letter of appreciation on behalf of Ambassador Abdulhadi to the Ambassador of the Republic of Colombia in Australia, H.E. Mr Jaime Bueno-Miranda, expressing the Palestinian government’s sincere gratitude to the Colombian government for its recent decision to...

'From Under the Rubble' documentary screening at Parliament House

23 May 2018 in 2018

On the evening of Tuesday 22 May, the Parliamentary Friends of Palestine organised a screening of the 2017 documentary From Under the Rubble at Parliament House. Attended by over ninety people including MPs, Senators, Diplomats, NGO representatives and community supporters of the Palestinian cause, the film featured the story of...

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