The Palestinian Return Centre (PRC) and the Exeter Institute of Arab Islamic Studies (IAIS) is in the final stages of preparation for the International conference marking the 20th anniversary of Oslo.

The two day conference from Saturday 7 September to Sunday 8 September, which includes leading experts, analysts, researchers and a number of government officials, will discuss the impact and future of Oslo.

Confirmed speakers include:

·         Bashir Nafee British Palestinian Academic

·         Daud Abdulah. Director of Middle East Media Monitor

·         Emile Badarin, PhD student in Middle East Politics, his research is focused on the Palestinian political discourse between exile and occupation

·         Ghada Karmi, leading Palestinian activist, academic and writer author of Married to Another Man

·         Gillian Kerr-Sheppard, Researcher at University of Sydney, Australia

·         Illan Pappé, Professor of Arab and Islamic Studies - University of Exeter, Author of the Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine

·         Majed Al Zeer, General Director of PRC,

·         Michael Dumper, Professor in Middle East Politics Exeter University

·         Muhammed Hamid, Chair of PRC board of Trustee

·         Nasim Ahmed, Senior Researcher PRC and Author of Understanding the Nakba

·         Oroub El-Abed, PHD Researcher Associate Member SOAS),

·         Petter Bauck , Senior Advisor on conflict-related issues in the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation and Editor of upcoming book on Oslo

·         Rawan Al Damen, Producer and Director, Programs Department Al Jazeera, Director of Al Nakba film series,

·         Rosemary Hollis, Professor of Middle East Policy Studies

·         Salah Eldin Elzein, Director of Al Jazeera Centre for Studies

·         Uri Davis, of Fath Revolutionary Council & Palestine National Council, ethnically cleansed and occupies Palestine

Seats are limited and people are highly encouraged to book their place in advance to avoid any disappointment. The Impact and Future of Oslo will be streamed live for those who are unable to attend and wish to view the proceedings.


To book your seat contact PRC on: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 02084530919


The venue for the event is the P21 Gallery, 21 Chalton Street


London NW1 1JD, UK