Efforts for Peace in the Middle East: A Palestinian Perspective
- 5/10/2013 | 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
- Location: Visual Arts Center, Beam Classroom
- Event Type: Lecture
- Sponsor: J Street
- Contact: Adam Rasgon
- - Open to the Public -
J Street U Bowdoin will be hosting Nizar Farsakh, the Director General of the Palestinian Delegation to the US, on Friday May 10th at 2:30PM in the Beam Classroom(Visual Arts Center).
Mr. Farsakh will address his vision for peace and share his experiences as a leading member of the Palestinian diplomatic core in the US and a former member of the Palestinian negotiations team.
Previously, Mr. Farsakh was a Policy Advisor with the Negotiations Support Unit in Ramallah between 2003-2008 and had also been seconded to the office of the Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad.
In addition to his diplomatic responsibilities, Mr. Farsakh is a teaching fellow at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government.