Seminars / Conferences

Civil society Stocktaking and Strategy Meeting in Mexico

On the 2nd and the 3rd of December 2017, RR development coordinator Amaf Yousef participated in the Civil Society Stocktaking and Strategy Meeting amidst the preparations of the UN consultations for Global Compact for Migration (GCM) in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.


'Last Men in Aleppo: What Role Can the UK Play in Syria?' Panel Discussion

The All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) Friends of Syria and Crisis Action held a panel event on 27 November 2017 under the title of 'Last Men in Aleppo: What Role Can the UK Play in Syria?' that served to warn of the dangers of repeating the same mistakes that international inaction and lack of accountability have impacted in the disaster of Aleppo in 2016.


"7 Days in Syria" with Janine di Giovanni

7 days in syria film screening

On Sunday, 26 November, our multi-facility room was host for a screening of the documentary 7 Days in Syria. The documentary tells the story of a western journalist inside war-torn Syria where she meets unknown heroes helping their fellow Syrians get through their daily suffering.


"Syria: The Suffering Continues" talk at CMA centre

Rethink Rebuild Society (RR) delivered a seminar in the Cheadle Muslim Association' centre on Saturday 25 November titled "Syria: The Suffering Continues". RR's Director Dr. Haytham Alhamwi briefed the audience on the current situation in Syria while RR education coordinator gave a brief on the education projects inside Syria.


Lecture in the University of Manchester

Rethink Rebuild Society's Director Dr. Haytham Alhamwi delivered a lecture on the 17th of November in the University of Manchester to Geography students as part of their Development and Inequality module. Relaying his personal experience and struggle with the Assad regime, Dr.