Study Visit: British Delegation
Zajel Youth Exchange Program organized a study visit for a British
of 35 people representing the different social associations that
work for Palestinian people and their right to live in peace and
safety in Palestine.
The delegation visited the university campus and was introduced to
the academic developments by Prof.Rami Hamdalla the university
president who also talked about the importance of communication
between the Palestinian and British universities and the exchange
between the two cultures.
Meetings were organized
between the British and local students, the local students talked
about their academic and social life, they have answered the
questions of the British visitors who are interested in developing
the twining relationships with An-Najah university.
A visit was paid to the new campus of the university that will
relief the old campus, the delegation met the instructors and
students of the Fine Arts Faculty and visited the gallery of the
studentís paintings that contains art paintings which embodies the
identity and the suffering of the Palestinian people.
The British delegation participated in the presentation
of the launching of the Palestine Media Site of Zajel,
www.zajel.org ; the British visitors expressed their
admiration of the project that will pass the daily Palestinian
message to the western people.
Zajel also organized a visit to the old city that is usually
targeted by the Israeli occupation troops; the visiting group met
the eyewitnesses of the April invasion 2002, and met some of the
casualtiesí families who talked about their killed sons.
This visit is the beginning of the corporation between The
International Committee for Solidarity with the Palestinians
People and Zajel Youth Exchange Program.