Lunch Lecture: Hiking in the West Bank


Link: Masar Ibrahim Al Khalil

Description

The Abraham Path Initiative is a non-profit international organization focusing on the development of the Abraham Path that spans across the Middle East. In the Palestinian West Bank the initiative is working as Masar Ibrahim. By bringing in tourists the organization aims to create jobs and generate an income for marginalized rural communities along the path. Through walking a different image of Palestine is generated, along with new forms of mobility in a contested and highly politicized landscape.Join our speakers Martina Sedlakova and Ghaida Rahil for their talk and a discussion. Feel free to bring your lunch

 

More info? Contact? dorienvandenboer@ugent.be