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Register Now for the Opening Weekend of the Exchange Featuring International Crisis Group Staff

Opening Conference June 15 & 16 with ICG

Join us June 15-16 in Tunis for the beginning of this Summer’s Arabic and Politics Exchange featuring the International Crisis Group’s Middle East and North Africa staff.

During the opening weekend, participants will engage in 18 hours of consecutive sessions led by more than a dozen ICG experts and senior staff, covering the topics that ICG regularly analyses in MENA through its policy reports, commentary and alerts.

ICG country experts will be led by Robert Malley, the director of MENA programs. For those participants who do not wish to attend the different modules of the full Exchange (listed here), conference admission is $350/Exchange Alumni $250. (Note that accommodation and meals are not included in the conference price although we can assist in arranging hotel stays near to the conference center, here, at the Tunis Dauphine institute.)

As of March 7, 2013, confirmed ICG staff are:

Rob Malley, Director, MENA Program
Rob Blecher, Director, Israel-Palestine Project (includes Jordan)
Nathan Thrall, Senior Analyst, Israel-Palestine
Ofer Zalzberg, Senior Analyst Israel-Palestine
Yasser El-Shimy, Analyst, Egypt
Claire Beaugrand, Analyst, Gulf
Ali Vaez, Analyst, Iran
April Alley, Senior Analyst, Yemen
Claudia Gazzini, Senoir Analyst, Libya
Michael Ayari, Senior Analyst, Tunisia
Maria Fantappie, Analyst, Iraq
Azmi Keshawi, Researcher, Gaza


Written by nickbiddlenoe

March 7, 2013 at 11:47 pm

Posted in Uncategorized

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