Documentary on Combatants for Peace + Forum, Sydney Monday 19 August

Humanising the Enemy:

A Story of Hope in the Israeli/Palestinian Conflict

The Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies (CPACS), Jews against the Occupation (JAO) and the Global Social Justice Network (GloSo) invite you to a seminar to show the new and inspiring documentary, Within the Eye of the Storm. The documentary focuses on two former fighters, an Israeli and a Palestinian, both members of Combatants for Peace, a group of ex-combatants from both sides, working together for a non-violent solution to the conflict.

The film will be followed by a Q&A forum discussing the documentary and implications for a peaceful resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

The speakers for the forum will be:

Abe Quadan

Conflict resolution practitioner; member of CPACS Council; co-founder of Palestinian-Jewish Dialogue Group

Donna Jacobs Sife

Storyteller; Programs Director, Together for Humanity; co-founder, Jewish Voices for Peace and Justice

Dr Neven Bondokji

Researcher on Islamic movements, Islam and peace-building, and conflict resolution; Trainer in youth development

Monday 19 August 2013

5.30 pm – 8.00 pm

H R Carne Lecture Theatre, Gunn Building 

University of Sydney

Further information:

Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, arts.cpacs@sydney.edu.au

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