Discussion and comparison on Palestine and Western Sahara, Helsinki

Päiväys ja aika
14:00 - 16:00


LS_PFriends of Western Sahara and ICAHD Finland join Vastavirta festival this year with a panel discussion and general comparison on the occupations of Palestine and Western Sahara. Focusing on the plunder of natural resources.

1) Legal background: Rulings and advisory opinions of the International court of justice.

2) Policies of the EU (Finland) and international community.

3) Plundering of natural resources
– What and how
– Differences in the occupation

4) What has been & could be done?
– Western Sahara and legal battles.
– Palestine BDS-campaign
– Are there any common campaigns?