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Israel Dialogues: Post-election Challenges within Israel’s Democracy

December 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Israel Dialogues: Post-election Challenges within Israel’s Democracy

With Ambassador Alon Pinkas

Friday, December 2, 12:00-1:30 pm

Our celebrated Israel programming returns to your screens on October 20th, heralding a new season of insightful discussion into the state of Israel! Presented by a respected cross-section of leading academics and scholars, the Israel Dialogues is an incredible window into the challenges and successes of the Jewish state. The Israel Dialogues provides an opportunity for learners across the world to engage fundamental issues facing Israelis and the Jewish Diaspora alike. A diverse range of topics include discussion on regional and international context and include principal factors which affect Israel’s place in global affairs.

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Ambassador Alon Pinkas served as Israel’s Consul General in New York from 2000 – 2004. Prior to that, Pinkas served as the Chief of Staff to two foreign ministers and was the adviser on US affairs to former Prime Minister Ehud Barak (1999-2001). He was also the policy adviser to two former foreign ministers, Shimon Peres and Ehud Barak.

Pinkas participated in Israeli-Palestinian negotiations following Camp David and was a member of the UN-Israel negotiating team on Israeli withdrawal from Lebanon and negotiations with Syria in 1999-2001. He was appointed by Prime Minister Barak to the US-Israel strategic Policy Planning Group. Today he continues his work as a foreign affairs analyst and commentator in foreign and Israeli media outlets in TV, radio and newspapers, as well as International political consulting in several countries. He holds a BA Cum Laude from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem in Political Science and an MA Cum Laude in US Government and International Relations from Georgetown University, Washington DC.


With thanks to our Israel Dialogues Organizing Committee: Howard Adelman, Jon Allen, Mark S. Anshan, David Dewitt, Jasmin Habib, Dylan Hanley, Derek Penslar

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December 2
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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