Date(s) - 6 Jun 2015
2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Brighton & Hove Palestine Solidarity Campaign
2015 Annual General Meeting with Ghada Karmi as Keynote Speaker
Saturday 6th June 2015
2.00pm till 5.30pm
Brighthelm Centre, top of North Road, Brighton (Hanover Room)
Supporters of Brighton & Hove PSC are welcome to attend this year’s AGM. Only paid-up members are able to vote in elections and motions, but anyone supporting our work and our values may attend. There will be an opportunity at the meeting to join as member if you wish. The meeting will be an opportunity to review our achievements over the past year, and to look ahead at future campaigning in solidarity with the people of Palestine.
Ghada Karmi – Keynote Speaker
We are especially pleased that Ghada Karmi will be joining us as keynote speaker at the AGM. Ghada is a hugely influential Palestinian-British writer, medic, academic and campaigner, and a Patron of PSC at national level. Ghada will be talking about her new book, Return: A Palestinian Memoir, published by Verso Books (more info here), and she will also be sharing with us her analysis of the current situation in Palestine and the prospects for international solidarity work.
Outline programme for the AGM
2.00pm – Registration (including membership renewal)
2.15pm – AGM (including officers’ reports, election of officers & committee, motions)
3.15pm – refreshment break
3.45pm – Ghada Karmi, Keynote Speaker