Personal Stories of Palestinian Nakba Survivors – Public Events

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We are excited to bring North America #NabkaTour to Canada. Our fellow Canadians will have the opportunity to listen to Um Akram, Mrs. Mariam Fathalla, a Nakba survivor, and to Ms. Amena Ashkar, granddaughter and great granddaughter of other Nakba survivors. Both women, who known no other home than refugee camps in south Lebanon, wants to tell their personal story. Admission is FREE!

Below are the events scheduled so far:


Montreal, Quebec

Time: Friday May 6, 2016 at 7:00 PM EDT

Venue: Students’ Society of McGill University Building, Room 301, 3rd Floor, 3600 rue McTavish, Montreal, Quebec H3A 0G3


Ottawa, Ontario

Time: Sunday May 8, 2016 at 7:00 PM EDT

Venue: Ben Franklin Place, The Chamber Hall, 101 Centrepointe Dr, Ottawa, Ontario


Toronto, Ontario

Time: Tuesday May 10, 2016 at 7:00 PM EDT

Venue: Beit Zatoun, 612 Markham St, Toronto, Ontario M6G 2L8


Waterloo, Ontario

Time: Wednesday May 11, 2016 at 6:45 PM EDT

Venue: Forest Hill United Church, 121 Westmount Road East, Waterloo, Ontario


London, Ontario

Time: Thursday May 12, 2016 at 7:00 PM EDT

Venue: MAC Youth Centre, 366 Oxford Street East, London, Ontario


Donate to support the #NakbaTour.

The #NakbaTour is organized by Free Palestine Movement and Al-Awada Coalition and co-presented in Canada by the Palestinian Canadian Congress and the Canadian Friends of Sabeel.

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