Silvia Hassouna

Silvia Hassouna

Silvia Hassouna has a BA in Intercultural Communication and is currently pursuing a Masters degree in Globalisation and Development Studies at Maastricht University. She was an intern at PIJ and is now writing her final dissertation about the impact of the separation barrier on Palestinian and Israeli civil society organizations.


An Assessment of Dialogue-Based Initiatives in Light of the Anti-Normalization Criticisms and Mobility Restrictions
The positive impacts of dialogue-based initiatives are undermined by the lack of freedom of movement and unequal civil rights under the discriminatory system in place.


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