6th Annual Palestine Advocacy Day

Palestine Advocacy Day 2020

  • 14th - 18th September, 2020

  • VIRTUAL - Washington, D.C.

Fees

$10, includes webinar training, congressional leader’s plenary, meetings with representatives

About The Event

Since 2015, American Muslims for Palestine has organized an annual Palestine Advocacy Day and Training weekend to educate students, community activists, and organizers —young and old—on civic engagement and policy work exclusively on the issue of Palestine.
Invited guest lecturers and instructors provide an in-depth course on legislative advocacy and the political process in the U.S. with workshops on:
  • The Structures of Government
  • Community & Movement History – Building Power
  • Understanding Civic Engagement
  • How to Speak to Elected Officials and Their Offices
  • Direct Action & Its Uses
  • Political Advocacy & Political/Electoral Organizing
  • Training on Making Asks on Specific Policy Issues
  • Public Speaking

What’s Included

Training manual and resources

Training manual and resources

Interactive online training

Interactive online training

Plenary with MOCs

Plenary with MOCs

Talk with congressional staff

Talk with congressional staff

Advocacy Day assistant app

Advocacy Day assistant app

Group discussions and projects

Group discussions and projects

Program Structure

Time and Date

Monday, September 14th
TBA
Training Webinars
Tuesday, September 15th
TBA
Plenary with Members of Congress
Wednesday, September 16th - Friday, September 18th
7 AM to 5 PM
Meetings with Members of Congress/Congressional Offices

Since 2015

860

860

Participants

345

+ 345

Meetings on Capitol Hill

32

32

States Represented

Testimonials

What they’ve said about Palestine Advocacy Day

Join America’s largest Palestine advocacy effort in Washington, D.C. this fall!