Geneva Initiative Annexes
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...ip, Maya told participants about the Geneva model for a two-state solution and emphasized the immediate need to begin negotiations between the sides. Not many are aware of Japan's involvement in the I...

...itories increase Israel’s security. Others assert that the settlements are a security burden that needlessly endangers the lives of soldiers and civilians. Which statement do you identify with m...

...enov  We at the Geneva Initiative thank the Special Coordinator for his powerful words about the need to make progress towards a final-status solution and for his support of civil society organ...

...t and cannot be an alternative to statehood. Engaging on them, however, should provide some of the much needed political and economic space that people need in order to regain their faith in a peacefu...

... of words to bridge divides; he was a strong and insistent principled voice who spoke bravely about the need to work towards peace and reconciliation. His faith in peace, his love for the people of th...

...ngthen the voice of the peace camp and advocate for a peaceful settlement of the conflict. Their voices need to be amplified, not stifled. They need to be joined by others like them, more and more you...

...alestinian Territories, which provides health, food, water, sanitation and shelter services to those in need, she explained.   “I wrote to the [PA] on May 29 to seek clear assurance tha...

By Allison Kaplan Sommer   Now that the shooting has subsided with Iran in Syria, the focus is on a possible mass storming of the Gaza border on Nakba Day, just hours after the United S

9. Conference: 25 years since Oslo
(Events/Local Activities - 2018)
...e Geneva Accord. Baltiansky said at the conference, that focused on 25 years to Oslo process: “we need to go back to the fundamental facts. Peace is needed, urgent and possible. And the road pas...

...far off, due to the Palestinian parties’ fierce opposition. “For this to happen, they would need at least tacit consent from Fatah,” the party that controls the Palestinian Authority...

...nister Michael Roth told reporters that Trump's decision had made peace talks harder but said all sides needed to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.    Abbas also struck a more di...

...id an escalation of violence, amid calls by some for a new intifada – or uprising – and his need to make a meaningful response.   But in a boost for Abbas, Turkey’s Recep Ta...

...0 years since the adoption of a United Nations resolution to partition Palestine, speakers stressed the need to capture momentum, redouble efforts and through dialogue and diplomacy achieve a two‑St...

...its capital. “This is not our maximum. This is our minimum,” he said. “What everybody needs to understand is the historic compromise has already been made.”   Israel&r...

...s and their children. I think that that is what the majority of Israelis and Palestinians want. We just need to figure out how to make our voices heard.” This meeting was made possible through...

...s and their children. I think that that is what the majority of Israelis and Palestinians want. We just need to figure out how to make our voices heard.” ...

...tion as a regime that does not understand or speak its language and is not committed to provide for its needs. This in turn may well affect the stability of this region. To be sure, this generation do...

...e Israeli participant after playing a Palestinian negotiator. “and it’s funny – all I needed to do was to ask them what they really think about these issues, something I’ve nev...

19. Seminar for Young Activists from Israel and Palestine
(Events/Joint Activities - 2017)
...e Israeli participant after playing a Palestinian negotiator. “and it’s funny – all I needed to do was to ask them what they really think about these issues, something I’ve nev...

...se narratives serve public awareness and create the psychological conditions necessary to recognize the need to pay a painful price. The two narratives should be assigned a mysterious presence with br...

...s agreement to political and human rights. Elections would be the kind of game changer the Palestinians need in order to propel their political system. Abbas understands as much. Abbas previously anno...

...eli-Palestinian conflict resolution.   Recent international documents repeatedly highlight the need to encourage joint Israeli-Palestinian activities, for example: the report of the Middle Ea...

...ibe the deal that he wants. With neither leader able to make “courageous decisions,” one is needed from the U.S. administration" Baltiansky said.   Click here for the full ar...

... the evening newscasts, as the community came together to raise funds and support Israel in its hour of need, with some even flying to Israel to volunteer in the war effort.   The legacy of t...

... encounter with his American counterpart Donald Trump on Tuesday. Trump, for his part, stressed the need to forge a historic peace deal, without mentioning any reference to the two-state solution...

By Mossi Raz Forget negotiations, Israelis and Palestinians need an intervention When both sides aren’t ready to make concessions, when one side gets to decide who sits at the table and

... yourself that there remains a partner for peace on the other side, but also to better understand their needs, wants and fears, there is nothing better than meeting them in person. That is why the Gen...

...be ignored, but at the same time none of us should lose sight of the strategic regional challenges that need to be addressed now, including the Iranian threat, the threat of the Islamic State organiza...

...umbrella of a confederation (which can make it easier to coordinate in vital areas, and can prevent the need to evacuate settlers who will find themselves on the other side of the new border) should b...

...s possible". During his talks with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Beijing, he emphasised the need for a peaceful Middle East in the interest of the international community.   &quot...

...old serious talks between the two leaders who really matter: Benjamin Netanyahu and Mahmoud Abbas. They need to be asked tough questions, try to understand how much leeway they really have, and then d...

...li interest and who served as the Israeli chief negotiator for peace, this is encouraging. Both sides need to agree to the nature of the solution, Trump said. Whatever the two sides agree upon, that...

...resident will allow Netanyahu to advance plans for the de facto annexation of the West Bank. Now all he needs is Trump’s approval.   A slip of the tongue from Prime Minister Benjamin Ne...

34. Meeting with German Parliamentarians
(Events/Local Activities - 2017)
...ld the delegation about the work done by the Geneva Initiative in Israel and Palestine and stressed the need for supportive and constructive international engagement, especially on the part of interna...

35. Capacity Building Seminar in Ramallah
(Events/Local Activities - 2017)
...ject coordinator and trainer. These were designed to equip the young leaders with skills and tools they need for effective participation in the Palestinian political and social arenas, and to encourag...

... the bottom of the ladder will become a nightmare. In a sea of violence and social polarization we will need to find inspiring joint initiatives, just as in South America we can find innovation and we...

...ncentive package for peace   The previous Paris peace conference, in June 2016, identified the need to provide Israelis and Palestinians with meaningful incentives to make peace.   T...

38. Five comments on UNSCR 2334
(Position Papers/GI Position Papers)
...ts of terror, provocation, incitement and destruction. The passing of the Resolution also offers a much needed boost to Palestinian President Abbas, and demonstrates the effectiveness of the diplomati...

...is week informed his superiors that the conference had been postponed, explaining that French officials needed more time to prepare.   Delattre did not indicate whether France was pushing to ...

...pand their own cities and villages. Samih also took the opportunity to talk to the diplomats about the need for the international community to promote the two-state solution, especially at this time ...

41. America Must Recognize Palestine
(News Room/Op Ed - 2016)
...words of that resolution were “the inadmissibility of the acquisition of territory by war and the need to work for a just and lasting peace in the Middle East in which every state in the area ca...

42. Keeping in touch with our graduates and activists
(Events/Local Activities - 2016)
...nity to hear a variety of views, break stereotypes and myths, articulate my own views and get the tools needed to establish a new political discourse in Israel. Now that the course is over, I'm determ...

43. The benefits of Obama parameters
(News Room/Op Ed - 2016)
...ion and reality on the ground has been altered. Peace has not yet been obtained. The Clinton Parameters need to be brought up to date, and President Obama may do so between the US presidential electio...

...and, continue living under occupation. Even worse, because an Israeli leadership engaged in peace talks needs to assuage right-wing fears that the façade might give way to an actual peace proce...

...accomplish a number of "things" before the end of the Obama administration, while stating the need to "protect the two-state solution" during remarks before a meeting with Prime Mi...

...simply wait 20 years until Palestinians were a majority in Israel and the territories. All they’d need to do is demand one-man-one-vote. “Yes, we could wait 20 years until we’re a ma...

...the Palestinians; al-Sisi added that he believes that Israel is becoming more and more convinced of the need for peace.   Egyptian President Abel Fattah a-Sisi announced Sunday night that Rus...

...boundaries, since we understand that without them, things can only get worse. I understood that we need a new definition that will allow us to know where we belong, to connect us to a community, ...

49. Seminar for young Political activists in Qalqilia
(Events/Local Activities - 2016)
...to inform the participants about the importance of democratic elections and to give them the tools they need to play a more significant role in the process leading to them and more generally in the de...

50. A covenant of shadows
(News Room/Op Ed - 2016)
... The third factor stems from the general sense that the U.S. has abandoned its allies in their time of need, intending to scale back its involvement in the region. In Egypt, this feeling is founded o...

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