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As a cultural rights-focused organisation, we are excited to present an event filled with activities that celebrate the rich cultural heritage of the Palestinian people on the 75th commemoration of the Palestinian Nakba.
The event will feature traditional Palestinian music, poetry, and Dabka dancing, as well as panel discussions, films, and photography exhibitions. Attendees can also enjoy a market where they can sample traditional Palestinian food and view Palestinian art and crafts.
A safe and inclusive space for the Palestinian community in Scotland and beyond to come together, share experiences, and build solidarity.
Here is a glimpse for the programme of the day, a few updates and more details will be shared through our social media platforms:
12:00 – 13:00: Opening speech by Ghazi Hussein, Panel discussion with Suaad Genem and Wael Shawish, Musical performance, and children activities.
13:00 – 14:00: Lunch
14:00 – 15:00: Storytelling for adults and kids, Arabic coffee, Films, children Face painting.
15:00 – 16:00: Dabka dance session and show, Food-making workshop, and Freedom of expression in Palestine discussion.
16:00 – 17:00: Live embroidery in Cafe, Freedom of expression in Palestine discussion (cont.).
17:00 – 18:00: Dinner
18:00 – 19:00: Poetry
19:00 – 20:30: Closing musical performance
20:30 – 21:00: Closing
* Henna tattoos applications for women throughout the day.
*”Tickets can also be purchased on the door”