Workshop on Abortion
The Faculty of Pharmacy, in cooperation with the Public Relations Department at An Najah National University, organized a workshop on “Abortion: Medical and Islamic Perspectives.” The workshop was well attended by both specialists and other interested persons.
The main speakers of the workshop were Hisham Al-Nana, a Gynecologist, Dr. Nael Taha, from the Faculty of law, and Dr. Jamal Hashash, from the Faculty of Shar`a ,Islamic Law. The discussion between the audience and speakers, all of who come from different backgrounds, was heated. A wide range of opinions were raised about abortion, with much discussion about what conditions it would be justified under.
This activity comes in response to the debate taking place currently in Palestinian society about abortion.