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NYU: Taub on the Palestinian State
March 1 @ 6:00 PM
Just when you thought the Two-State Solution was dead.
“Gaza, the Peace Process and Two-States: Current and Future Prospects”
Omar Shaban, PalThink for Strategic Studies
Join the Taub Center for a special panel with Mr. Omar Shaban, the head of PalThink for Strategic Studies from Gaza. As an independent analyst and an active civil society figure in the Gaza Strip, Mr. Shaban will share his unique perspective on the present Palestinian political scene, the deteriorating situation in the Gaza Strip and its impact on the overall situation in Israel/Palestine. He will discuss also the prospects for peace between Israel and Palestine and the future of the two-State solution.
BIO: Omar Shaban is an analyst on political economy of the Middle East and the founder of PalThink for Strategic Studies. Omar Shaban was candidate for the 1st Palestinian parliamentary elections in 1996. He is independent from any political affiliation. Omar regularly writes for various international magazines and has been interviewed by many well-known international newspapers. He occasionally participates in conferences on political and economic issues, and Palestinian affairs such as the reconstruction of Gaza, the reconciliation between Hamas and Fatah, the Arab-Israeli conflict, and the Euro-Med cooperation.