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GI workshop in Ramallah focuses on key role palyed by youths

18/03/2008: GI workshop in Ramallah focuses on key role palyed by youths
Date: 18.03.08

On Tuesday, March 18th, the Palestinian Peace Coalition-Geneva Initiative held a capacity-building workshop in Ramallah, attended by 42 youths from both genders.

The workshop focused on the principles of citizenship and national identity, in the context of democratic and moderate values.

Speakers focused on the importance of making more efforts to strengthen the principle of good citizenship among youth, stressing that this important margin group plays a key role in the future development of the society.

The workshop also included a series of discussion workshops and sessions, focusing on several topics, including the EU support of the peace process, the importance of the Arab peace Initiative, and raising participants’ awareness to the Geneva Initiative.

The activity was organized as part of the EC funded project entitled "Empowering Rational Voices."