3 Events

PLO Leader Yasser Arafat, left, Israeli Foreign Minister Shimon Peres, center, and Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin, right, and pose with their medals and diplomas, after receiving the 1994 Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo's City Hall.


Seminar - Open to the Public

Beyond Oslo? Peril and Possibility in Israel/Palestine 2020

Wed., Dec. 2, 2020 | 12:30pm - 1:45pm


Join Dr. Yael Berda, assistant professor of sociology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem and joint fellow of MEI and the Future of Diplomacy Project, for a panel with leading Israeli and Palestinian experts and activists on the path to and potential for peace almost 30 years after the Oslo Accords. This event is co-sponsored by the Future of Diplomacy Project.

A woman votes a polling station in Rosh Haayin, Israel, Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019.

AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner

Seminar - Open to the Public

The September 2019 Israeli Elections: What Does the Future Hold for Israelis and Palestinians?

Mon., Nov. 4, 2019 | 4:15pm - 5:45pm

Littauer Building - Malkin Penthouse, 4th Floor

Please join us for a panel discussing the unfolding implications of Israel's September 2019 elections. This panel will feature Ruth Calderon, former Deputy Speaker of  Knesset and Caroline Zelaznik Gruss and Joseph S. Gruss Visiting Professor in Talmudic Civil Law at Harvard Law School, Rami Younis, co-founder of the Palestinian activist group Khotweh, former spokesperson for Palestinian member of Knesset Haneen Zoabi and Religion, Conflict, and Peace Initiative Fellow at Harvard Divinity School, and Nadav Shelef, Harvey M. Meyerhoff Professor of Israel Studies at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. This panel will be moderated by Yael Berda, Gerard Weinstock Visiting Lecturer at Harvard University's Department of Sociology.