Kito de Boer is the Head of Mission of the Office of the Middle East Quartet, the diplomatic group based in Jerusalem traditionally tasked with mediating Israel-Palestinian peace and now leading the Initiative of Palestinian Economy. Mr. de Boer will discuss the current political context in Israeli-Palestinian relations, private investment initiatives into the Palestinian economic development and institution building, impact of the Iran deal on the region, and outlook, if any, for future peace negotiations.

Moderated by Linda Mason, Hauser Leader-in-Residence at the Center for Public Leadership and Mercy Corps Global Leadership Council Chair.

Co-sponsored by the Center for Public Leadership.