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24 July 2019
Voices from the Middle Eastern Youth
Have you ever wondered how to build peace and understanding out of a history of conflict? In partnership with New Story Leadership and the Stimson Center, UNA-NCA is proud to present a moderated discussion that brings the diverse perspectives of Israeli and Palestinian youth who have first-hand experiences with the UN’s work. This program will focus on the United Nations’ role in peacebuilding in and around the Middle East as well as the advancement of the Sustainable Development Goals within the region.

Speakers:

Gilad Sevitt, Founder and Professional Director of Madrasa
Hiba Yazbek, Founder of Jusoor and intern at Haaretz Newspaper 

Moderator:

Paula Boland, Executive Director of the United Nations Association of the National Capital Area
Dr. Richard Ponzio
, Director of Just Security 2020 and Senior Fellow of The Stimson Center

When: 
Wednesday, July 24 from 5:00 to 6:30pm (Doors open at 4:30pm, program begins at 5:00)
Where: Stimson Center (1211 Connecticut Ave NW, 8th Floor, Washington, DC 20036)
Cost: Free for members and students*; $5 for non-members

*Students, email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it from your .edu email for the discount code.