Dr. Hanan Ashrawi
In early January, 2000,
Trekker Kevin Maes had the opportunity to interview Dr. Hanan Ashrawi in her office at MIFTAH-the Palestinian Initiative for the
Promotion of Global Dialogue and Democracy. Dr. Ashrawi is the founder and secretary general of MIFTAH. Prior to that she was a spokesperson for the Middle East Peace talks and has been one of the
leading figures in the Palestinian movement. Learn what she wanted to be
when she was young, what she considers her greatest accomplishment and
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Question 1: Could you tell us please, when you were young what did you want to be when you grew up?
Question 2: What idea or person has been your greatest influence?
Question 3: What is the most important thing you've learned by traveling and living abroad?
Question 4: What are you proudest of in your life?
Question 5: Dr. Ashrawi, what has been the hardest thing about your work?
Question 6: Dr. Ashrawi, what special contributions do you feel that women in particular bring to the Palestinian movement?
Question 7: Dr. Ashrawi, what do you think of our project, the Odyssey?
Question 8: Dr. Ashrawi, what advice do you have for students living abroad who would like to help Palestinians achieve their national aspirations?
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