Israeli Apartheid Week, coming soon to a city near you
March 24, 2014 Leave a comment
Israeli Apartheid Week (IAW) is an annual international series of events held in cities and campuses across the globe. The aim of IAW is to educate people about the nature of Israel as an apartheid system and to build Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) campaigns as part of a growing global BDS movement.
There are events planned in university campuses in Auckland, Hamilton, and Wellington. More events are being confirmed so make sure you check our website for updates.
Monday 24 March 9am–4pm | Stall on Symonds St, opposite Slurp (Auckland Uni) selling T-Shirts and books.
Wednesday 26 March 7pm | Film screening: Omar, Alleluya Cafe, St Kevin’s Arcade, Karangahape Rd.
Thursday 27 March 6.30pm | Panel of Speakers, Auckland University Engineering Faculty, Room 403–401 : Nadia Abu-Shanab, Marama Davidson, John Minto.
Friday 28 March 8pm | Live music and poetry night, Grey Lynn Community Centre, 510 Richmond Rd. With Imagine This, Tigilau Ness, Future Theft, Volita Bioletti, and more.
Wednesday 26 March 4pm | Craftivism workshop, venue to be confirmed.
Thursday 27 March 7pm | Film screening: 5 Broken Cameras, Victoria University, Kelburn Parade, Student Union Building room 217.
Friday 28 March 1pm | Students for Justice in Palestine welcome meeting, Victoria University, Kelburn Parade, Student Union Building room 219.
Monday 24 March 1pm | Film screening: Occupation 101, venue TBC
Tuesday 25 March 1pm | Film screening: 5 broken cameras followed by Q & A session, venue TBC
Wednesday 26 March 10am–2pm | Students for Justice in the Middle East stall, venue TBC
Friday 28 March 1pm | Open meeting: come learn about Israeli occupation of Palestine, venue TBC
For updates and venue locations check the Waikato Students for Justice in the Middle East facebook page.