Britain Palestine Friendship & Twinning Network
Conference & AGM
Saturday 28 January 2017
HOLY TRINITY HOUNSLOW, HIGH STREET, HOUNSLOW, MIDDLESEX, TW3 1HG
9.30 Registration (refreshments)
10.15 Welcome by Chair of Host Group Hounslow Ramallah Twinning Association.
Greetings received from Palestine, Welcome and Introductions
10.30 Chair of BPFTN introduces conference theme and first key note speaker: Dr Aimee Shalan
Director of Friends of Bir Zeit (university)
11.15 Brendan McSharry – Director of The British Council in Palestine
11.40 Walsall-Kobar: experiences of developing a school link
12.00 Panel for Q and A.
12.45: Launch of the Network DVD: Samiha Abdeldjebar
1.15 Lunch and networking
2.00 Vincent Fean: BPFTN Patron
2.30: Groups sharing experiences of twinning – what has worked, what are the challenges?
3.30: Plenary – feedback from the above.
4.00: Palestine Ambassador – the Make It Right Campaign for 2017
4.30 – Final words and close
AGM: 4.45 – 5.45