Advisory Council

  • Mohamed Abokasem, Palestinian Canadian businessman

  • Dr. Joseph Debanne, retiring chair of the Middle East Discussion Group

  • Michel de Salaberry, former Canadian Ambassador

  • David Halton, former CBC journalist,

  • L. Richard Kohler, former Canadian Ambassador

  • Marina Kun, businesswoman

  • Vonny Malbasha, first responder, trainer in emergency medicine.

  • Peggy Mason, President, Rideau Institute, and former Canadian ambassador

  • Arthur Milner, Former director of the Great Canadian Theatre Company, and author of several plays about Israel/Palestine

  • Rabbi David Mivasair, Hamilton, Ontario

  • Robert Massoud, Founder, Zatoun Fair Trade Olive Oil from Palestine

  • Dr. David Parnas, software engineer, son of 2 holocaust survivors and grandson of two who did not survive

  • Susan Palmai, professional in conflict management who has been in the occupied Palestinian territories under the auspices of the United Church

  • Dr. Diana Ralph, co-founder of Independent Jewish Voices Canada

  • Reverend William A. Roberts, Rector, St. Mark’s Anglican Church, Niagara on the Lake

  • Haig Sarafian, former Canadian Ambassador

  • Anna Vogt, Director Ottawa Office Mennonite Central Committee Canada

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