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Event Name:Resetting U.S. Foreign Policy in Israel/Palestine After the "Deal of the Century"
Event Type(s):Speaker Program
Description:Please note this is a virtual event.

Join us for a conversation with Ms. Zaha Hassan, a Fellow with the Middle East Program at Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. She will discuss the state of the Israel-Palestine 'conflict', the ascendency of the outside-in approach to peacemaking and Arab normalization and the prospects for centering human rights under the Biden administration.

Zaha Hassan is a human rights lawyer and a fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. Her research focus is on Palestine-Israel peace, the use of international legal mechanisms by political movements, and U.S. foreign policy in the region. Previously, she was the coordinator and senior legal advisor to the Palestinian negotiating team during Palestine’s bid for UN membership, and was a member of the Palestinian delegation to Quartet-sponsored exploratory talks between 2011 and 2012.

She regularly participates in track II peace efforts and is a contributor to The Hill and Haaretz. Her commentaries have appeared in the New York TimesSalonAl Jazeera EnglishCNN, and others.


Event Date:10/22/2021
Event Time:12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Eastern
Location:DACOR Bacon House
1801 F Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006

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Contact Person:DACOR Programs
(phone: 202-682-0500 x20)
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Ms. Zaha Hassan
Fellow, Middle East Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

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