Palestinian Authority Events


Palestine's State Building: Towards Economic Independence

May 15, 2012 // 9:00am11:00am
Middle East Program
The current framework governing the economic relations between Israel and the Palestinian National Authority has failed to deliver economic prosperity and opportunity to the Palestinian people. The resulting economic stagnation could threaten peace in the region. Experts offered an in-depth discussion of this topic.
The Islamists are Coming Panel

The Islamists Are Coming: Who They Really Are

April 18, 2012 // 12:30pm2:00pm
Islamists are Coming
As dictatorships fall, parties tied to the Arab world’s conservative religious tradition are getting stronger. An expert panel looks at what this means for the US, Israel, and the world—drawing on the new book, The Islamists Are Coming, by Center expert Robin Wright.

The Israeli Domestic Scene after the "Spring," "Summer," and "September"

October 14, 2011 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Middle East Program
Golan spoke about the domestic political implications in Israel of the Arab Spring revolutions, the Israel Summer Social Justice Protest, and the Palestinian September UN bid for recognition.
Robert Malley

September Crisis or Compromise: The Palestinians, the UN, and the Peace Process

September 13, 2011 // 9:30am11:00am
Middle East Program
The much anticipated UN Palestinian initiative has sparked enormous controversy and concern. Some fear it; others welcome it; and many just don’t think it matters much.

Security, Politics, and a Two-State Solution: A View from Israel

July 25, 2011 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Middle East Program
Four prominent Israelis – Shaul Arieli, Shlomo Gazit, Alon Pinkas, and Gilead Sher – with decades of experience in military and security issues, outline Israeli views on a two-state solution in a discussion moderated by Wilson Center scholar Aaron David Miller.

An Israeli-Palestinian Agreement? What's Possible and What Isn't

June 28, 2011 // 10:00am11:30am
Middle East Program
The Israeli-Palestinian peace process is at an impasse. Fears of violence, unilateral actions, and UN action in the fall are poised to fill the ever expanding vacuum in the absence of serious negotiations. Are sustainable negotiations possible by year's end? And what are the likely consequences if they aren't?

Voices from Palestine: Women Leaders Speak on Peace and Security

April 07, 2011 // 1:30pm3:00pm
Middle East Program
Cairo Arafat, Government Media Center, Prime Minister's Office; Naila Ayesh, Director, Women's Affairs Training and Research Center; Amal Hadweh, former Program Manager, UN Refugee and Works Agency, West Bank; Enas H. H. Nazal, Financial Planning Department Manager, Strategic Planning Department, Ministry of the Interior, Palestinian National Authority; Moderator: Carla Koppell, Director, The Institute for Inclusive Security

A Conversation With Saeb Erakat

November 04, 2010 // 5:00pm6:30pm
Middle East Program
Saeb Erakat, Chief Palestinian Negotiator and Director, Negotiations Affairs Department; Moderator Aaron David Miller, Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center

America and the Peace Process: A View from the Region

October 29, 2010 // 9:00am11:00am
Middle East Program
Nabil Fahmy, Dean, School of Public Affairs, American University in Cairo, and former Ambassador of the Arab Republic of Egypt to the United States; Marwan Muasher, Vice President for Studies, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, and former Ambassador of Jordan to the United States and Deputy Prime Minister; Ephraim Sneh, Chairman, S. Daniel Abraham Center for Strategic Dialogue, Netanya Academic College and former member of the Knesset, and Deputy Defense Minister; Moderator Aaron David Miller, Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center

Envisioning the Two-State Solution: Young Political Leaders from Israel and Palestine

September 29, 2010 // 9:00am10:00am
Middle East Program
Ahmad Omeir, Youth Leader, OneVoice Palestine and Acting Director, Young Entrepreneurs Palestine; Danny Shaket, Youth Leader, OneVoice Israel and Head, OneVoice Israel's Tel Aviv University Chapter