4 Events

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, right, and Secretary General of the Palestinian Liberation Organization, Saeb Erekat attend the 30th Arab Summit in Tunisia in March 2019.

Fethi Belaid/ AP

Seminar - Harvard Faculty, Fellows, Staff, and Students

POSTPONED: Negotiating with the Trump Administration: Insights from the Chief Palestinian Negotiator

Fri., Oct. 16, 2020 | 9:00am - 10:00am

Online

THIS EVENT IS POSTPONED AND WILL BE RESCHEDULED AT A LATER DATE.

Please join the Future of Diplomacy Project and the Palestinian Caucus for a discussion with Dr. Saeb Erakat, Fisher Family Fellow and Chief Palestinian Negotiator, about his negotiation experience from the last four years. Professor Kessely Hong will moderate the seminar. This event is open to the Harvard community or by invitation only.

PLEASE NOTE: This seminar will be conducted via Zoom. Please register in advance for this meeting and use your @harvard.edu email address:

https://harvard.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMqdu2tpj4jG9Hu0UUsgUs3ZZT8u4zVMw3a 

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Saeb Erakat during a news conference  in Ramallah, January 30, 2019

Reuters

Seminar - Harvard Faculty, Fellows, Staff, and Students

The Israeli-Palestinian Divide: Is There Hope?

Thu., Sep. 17, 2020 | 12:00pm - 1:15pm

Online

Please join the Future of Diplomacy Project for a conversation with Fisher Family Fellow and Chief Palestinian Negotiator, Dr. Saeb Erakat on the future of Israeli-Palestinian talks given the recent recognitions of Israel by the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain. This seminar will be moderated by Faculty Chair, Nicholas Burns and is open to Harvard-ID holders or by invitation only.

PLEASE NOTE: This seminar will be conducted via Zoom. Please register in advance for this meeting and use your @harvard.edu email address:

https://harvard.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUrc--tpzosGNG_-LxxoywHdzxM3ID6_aYW 

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Dr. Saeb Erekat, John Kerry, and Tzipi Livni at a July 2013 press conference in Washington, DC, relaunching peace talks.

AP/Charles Dharapak

Seminar - Harvard Faculty, Fellows, Staff, and Students

Is There Hope for Peace between Israelis and Palestinians?

Thu., May 21, 2020 | 9:00am - 10:30am

Online

Please join the Future of Diplomacy Project for a conversation with our two Fisher Family Fellows from 2019-2020: Tzipi Livni, former Foreign Minister of Israel and former Chief Negotiator for Israel, and Dr. Saeb Erakat, Chief Palestinian Negotiator and Head of the Negotiations Affairs Department. The two former chief negotiators from both the Israeli and Palestinian sides will discuss their past experience together at the negotiation table and will also address challenges and opportunities for a future peace settlement. This seminar will moderated by Faculty Chair, Nicholas Burns. It is open to Harvard faculty, fellows, students, and staff only and strictly off the record. 

PLEASE NOTE: This seminar will be conducted via Zoom. Please register in advance for this meeting:

 https://harvard.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYocemurjwjGtIHxgPPx25kfPdjy4e_rcBg

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

White House Senior Adviser Jared Kushner (L) shakes hands with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo as they arrive for a session at the conference on Peace and Security in the Middle East in Warsaw

AFP

Seminar - Open to the Public

The Kushner Plan: Dealmaker or Dealbreaker?

Wed., Apr. 15, 2020 | 8:30am - 10:00am

Online

Please join the Future of Diplomacy Project and the Middle East Initiative for a discussion on the Trump administration's Middle East peace plan entitled "Peace to Prosperity: A Vision to Improve the Lives of the Palestinian and Israeli People" with Fisher Family Fellow Dr. Saeb Erakat, Chief Palestinian Negotiator and Head of the Negotiations Affairs Department. This seminar will be moderated by Professors Nicholas Burns and Tarek Masoud.

NOTE: This seminar will be conducted via Zoom. Please register in advance for this meeting:

https://harvard.zoom.us/meeting/register/uZUscO2oqzItf8eZVMh8xZ_OGsJoEVtD-Q

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.