NYU Wagner's International Public Service Association (IPSA) presents the Politics of Settlements, a panel discussion to generate greater understanding of the realities and complexities of the settlement issue in Israel-Palestine, and its impact on the peace process.

Featuring  three speakers with varied perspectives and expertise on the settlement issue, the event claims only to shed some light on this controversial topic. The goal is to allow Wagner students to be exposed to some of the facts, beliefs and histories that have shaped the settlement issue, raising awareness of its complexities and fostering greater opportunities for dialogue.

Speakers:
Ambassador Riyad Mansour, Permanent Observer for Palestine to the United Nations

Dr. Alon Ben-Meir, Professor of International Relations and Middle East Studies
New York University School of Continuing and Professional Studies

Uri Zaki, U.S. Director
B'tselem Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories

For more information contact Aquene Freechild, aquene@nyu.edu.