symbol.gif (20537 bytes)

Annual General Meeting
of the Friends' Associations of
Neve Shalom / Wahat al-Salam,
March 29 - 31 2000 

The Annual General Meeting of the Friends of NSWAS took place on March 29 - 31 2000, with the participation of members of friends' associations from around the world.  The participants heard reports of current projects and development plans for NSWAS and exchanged views of possibilities to support the community from their countries. During the conference, the participants made a visit to the Trappist Abbey of Latroun, to celebrate the successful conclusion of negotiations over the land upon which NSWAS is established.  After the conference, the participants made a trip to Gaza, where they visited institutions and projects and met with officials.


rayek1099c.jpg (29326 bytes)

Rayek Rizek's 
opening presentation

agm00c.jpg (56119 bytes)

The Conference Table

agm00a.jpg (32460 bytes)

Development Report


agm00d.jpg (46088 bytes)

The School for Peace

(left to right Prof. Ariella Friedman
of Tel Aviv University,
Beshara Beshara and teacher
of the Galilee Christian School)


agm00e.jpg (49923 bytes)

Primary School Report


doumia_team00a.jpg (55422 bytes)

Doumia / Sakina Report

 hotel_agm00b.jpg (38015 bytes)

Hotel Report

Art2.jpg (12203 bytes)

Introduction to the
 Arts and Cultural Centre

 agm00f.jpg (41626 bytes)

Meeting with Abbot Paul
at the Trappist Abbey of Latroun



  a110.gif (1488 bytes)NSWAS Homepage      a110.gif (1488 bytes)Village      a110.gif (1488 bytes)News