A working paper to an ad-hoc working group on direct budgetary assistance to the Palestinian Authority, under the auspices of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, Committee on Budgets and Committee on Budgetary Control of the European Parliament. The newsletter is a detailing of the questions asked by the MEPs in attendance and the responses provided by CMIP.
Our report, “The West, Christians and Jews in Saudi Arabian Schoolbooks,” published jointly by CMIP and the American Jewish Committee, was released in the United States at the beginning of February 2003, including a well-attended briefing on Capitol Hill, and meetings at the State Department.
UNESCO convened a meeting of experts to assist in defining its policy with regard to the reform, revision and development of textbooks and learning materials, with a view towards more effective ways of fostering peace, human rights, mutual understanding and dialogue. Some sixty participants, including twenty experts in the field, as well as representatives of international and regional organizations attended the meeting.