“Let us work together to replace despair with HOPE, fear with human SECURITY and humiliation with DIGNITY”

13th International Conference Speakers


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Dr. Hanan M. Ashrawi
PLO Executive Committee Member
Palestinian Legislative Council


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Dr. Jahid Al Wazir
Monetary Authority


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Hashim Shawa
Chairman of the Board
& General Manager
Bank of Palestine


Ammar A.Aker
Chief Executive Officer
of the Palestine
Telecom Group

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Reverend Samer Azar
Pastor, Evangelical Lutheran Church

of the Good Shepherd

Amman, Jordan



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Auxiliary Bishop William Shomali
Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem

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Professor Shibley Telhami
The Anwar Sadat Chair for Peace and Development
Department of Governmentand Politics,
University of Maryland

Dr. James Zogby
President, Arab American


Rabbi Arthur Blecher
Beth Chai, The Greater
Washington Jewish Humanist Congregation


Dr. Khouloud Daibes
Minister of Tourism & Antiquites

and Minister of Women Affairs, Palestinian National Authority


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Dr. Saliba Sarsar
Associate Vice President 
Professor, Political Science, Monmouth University Secretary, HCEF Board of Directors


Imam Yahya Hendi
Muslim Chaplain, Georgetown UniversityPresident,

Clergy Beyond borders


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Father Drew Christiansen, S.J
Editor-in-Chief, America Magazine
HCEF Advisory Board

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Mrs. Claudette Habesch
Secretary General,

CARITAS Jerusalem
HCEF Advisory Board

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Rev. Dr. Fahed Abu Akel
Founder/Executive Director,

Atlanta Ministry with International
Peachtree Presbyterian Church;
HCEF Advisory Board Moderator, 214th General Assembly, Presbyterian Church
First Palestinian Arab American
to hold this office in 200 years!


Edita Krunic

President of Select International Tours & Cruises
Official HCEF Living Stones Pilgrimage Operator




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