Conference Palestinian refugees in the Middle East @ Casa Árabe
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm


Pierre Krähenbühl, Comisionado General de la Agencia de Naciones Unidas para los Refugiados de Palestina (UNRWA), ofrecerá esta conferencia sobre la situación insostenible de los refugiados de Palestina en Oriente Medio. Será presentado por Yolanda Álvarez, periodista de RTVE, quien moderará el debate. Abrirá el acto el director general de Casa Árabe, Pedro Villena.

Friends of Israel Association Act in Spain @ Centro Sefarad-Israel
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm


Organized by the Friends of Israel Association in Spain, a national meeting of Israel-friendly associations based in different Spanish cities and regions will take place this afternoon at the Sefarad-Israel Center. The main purpose of this center is to support and publicize the work carried out by these associations in different parts of the Spanish territory and explore ways of collaboration among all. The associations that will take part in the event will be the association Andalucía Israel and the Basque Association of Friends of Israel.

Presentation of the book ‘Los blancos estáis locos’ @ Escuela Diplomática
Mar 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Presentation of the book Los blancos estáis locos, by Luis Melgar, who will be accompanied by José Manuel García Margallo, former Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, and Purificacion Angue Ondo, ambassador of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea in Madrid. Helena Cosano will moderate the act.
Adventures and misadventures of a young diplomat in one of the last Spanish colonies.When in August 2013 the second head of the Spanish Embassy in Equatorial Guinea is free, Luis Melgar is clear: it will be his. From the moment of the move, events are happening for Luis, his husband Pablo and his dog Churchill, all marked by a slogan that the young diplomat will soon make his own: in Guinea the easy is difficult, the difficult is very simple and the impossible Is achieved without blinking. Once in Africa, and despite the counselor’s temper, surrealism happens in the embassy, ​​as well as the unrestrained visits of the relatives of both, and a figure stands as the absolute protagonist of the daily life of Luis and Pablo: Yolanda, The young Bubi who takes care of (or something) of his house and for whom all the activities of the new arrivals are cause of the most absolute perplexity.