End of research and needs assessment meetings in Bethlehem

The Arab Educational Institute – member organization of Pax Christi International has concluded a number of needs assessment meetings within the project “Young Palestinian Women and Advocacy Campaigns to Empower Civil Peace” funded by Misereor Foundation. Three women’s groups from Bethlehem, Artas and Al Walajeh areas participated in these encounters, in cooperation with the Al Walajeh Women’s Club, Artas Center …

Dutch Teachers’ Delegation Visit

The Arab Educational Institute – member organization of Pax Christ /Bethlehem received an educational delegation of Dutch teachers, and school principals. On the first day of the visit, the Sumud Story House welcomed the visitors. Mrs. Claudette Mubarak and Mr. Roger Salameh introduced the institute, its projects and activities in the presence of the women’s group who narrated their stories …

‘Citizenship and Diversity: Christian/ Muslims Living Together in Palestine’ Program Workshop in Ramallah

The Arab Educational Institute held a training workshop for teachers which marked the beginning of the academic year activities of the “Citizenship and Diversity: Christian/Muslim living together in Palestine” Program at Za’rur Restaurant Hall – Ramallah.The Arab Educational Institute co-president, Mr. Fuad Giacaman, and Mr. Roger Salameh- Project Manager welcomed the participants and opened the encounter, in the presence of …

Personality and Self-Empowerment Training – Part one

On Monday, 24th October 2022, Sumud Story House welcomed Mrs. Sandrine Helal, Director of Psychology Al Yawm Institute. Mrs. Helal gave a training session for the women’s group about personality and self-empowerment (first part). The trainer talked about types of personalities that humans have in general, and she focused on the social and introvert personalities. The women were divided into …

‘Citizenship and Diversity: Christian/ Muslims Living Together in Palestine’ Program: Beginning of the year workshop in Bethlehem

The General Director of the Ministry of Education Directorate in Bethlehem, Mrs. Nisreen Amro, and the program manager, Mr. Roger Salameh – Project Manager opened a training workshop for teachers at the School Education Department Hall– Beit Jala, in the presence of number of officials from the Ministry of Education/ Bethlehem. Teachers and principals of the participating public and private …

Danish University Students Visit

On Tuesday, 18 October 2022, the Arab Educational Institute – Sumud Story House welcomed a visiting group of university students from Denmark. Mrs. Rania Murra, AEI Director welcomed them and introduced the institute and its fields of work. Mr. Roger Salameh – Project Coordinator, introduced the “Citizenship and Diversity: Christian/ Muslim Living Together in Palestine” program. In addition to that …

Women’s Group Trip to Beer Zait

The Arab Educational Institute / Sumud Story House organized an entertainment trip for the women’s group to Ain Al Marg Tourist Park and Swimming Pool which is located in Beer Zait/ Ramallah. This meeting included a number of activities, such as: exchanging news, sharing food, singing some traditional and national songs, enjoying the beautiful nature, and narrating stories and jokes.This …

“Parenting: Raising Children” Workshop

Last Monday, 10 October 2022, the Sumud Story House women’s group had a workshop with the Dutch volunteer Janny under the title: “Raising Children”. This workshop aimed at raising awareness among the women about: ways of dealing with our children and grandchildren, the importance of better understanding one another. Love as a main concept in the relationship between the generations …

Congratulations

The Arab Educational Institute in Bethlehem, the International Catholic Peace Movement of Pax Christi with all its members, administrative, advisory, teacher, family, women, youth and staff bodies extends its best congratulations to Fr. Ibrahim Faltas on the occasion of his appointment as Deputy Custodian of the Holy Land as well as Fr. Sandro Tomasevic as Custodian Consultant, wishing them both success in …