The New America Foundation, in cooperation with Tomorrow’s Youth Organization and the Palestine Note,
cordially invites you and your colleagues to an afternoon policy forum on the Middle East:
BEYOND PLATITUDES: WOMEN’S ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT IN THE MIDDLE EAST
WHAT’S REAL? WHAT’S NOT? WHAT CAN BE DONE
FIDA ADELY Clovis & Hala Salaam Maksoud Chair in Arab Studies Center for Conteporary Arab Studies, School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University
NADEREH CHAMLOU Senior Advisor to the Chief Economist, Middle East and North Africa Region, World Bank
DOA’A TAHA-BRAHIMI Consultant and Vice President, Grey Matter International, Ltd.
NELL DERICK DEBEVOISE Director, Tomorrow’s Youth Organization
AMJAD ATALLAH Director, Middle East Task Force, New America Foundation
moderator STEVE CLEMONS Director, American Strategy Program, New America Foundation and Publisher, The Washington Note and Editor at Large, Talking Points Memo
WEDNESDAY, 20 OCTOBER 2010 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm (followed by refreshments)
New America Foundation 1899 L Street NW, 4th Floor Washington, DC
For those not in Washington, we WILL STREAM THIS EVENT LIVE at The Washington Note, The Palestine Note, and on the New America Foundation website and make it available for later viewing.
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