International Conference on the Question of Jerusalem
Date : 20-21 July 2017 Venue : Baku Azerbaijan

International Conference on the Question of Jerusalem will be Jointly organized by the UN committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People and the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC).

The conference will focus on 3 main topics which will have sub topics and discussions panels as seen below;

Life in East Jerusalem under occupation

  • Occupation, settlements expansion and demographic change
  • Challenges facing Palestinians in East Jerusalem
  • House demolitions and forcible transfer
  • Legal developments

A new approach for East Jerusalem

  • Tangible support to the Palestinian economy: tourism, infrastructure
  • Palestinian strategy for East Jerusalem
  • The OIC framework towards Jerusalem
  • The United Nations engagement strategy in East Jerusalem

International and regional support for East Jerusalem

  • Preserving the status of Jerusalem
  • Regional support for East Jerusalem
  • Leveraging international law and UN resolutions