Welcome to East-West:
The Art of Dialogue
An initiative to enhance critical understanding and cooperation amongst young emerging leaders in the Arab World and the West through a global exchange project.
The second Gabr Fellowship program will be taking place in Egypt and the United States in 2014. The application process opens on December 15th 2013.
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Dr. James Zogby writes for his blog the "Wahsington Watch" on the Arab American Institute website about his experience with the Gabr Fellows.
After two weeks of visits and discussions in New York, New Haven, Atlanta, Virginia, and Washington DC, the US program of the Gabr Fellowship ended on November 3rd 2013.
The East-West Initiative
The initiative allows young emerging leaders to participate in exchange programs between the Middle East, Europe and the United States.
The initiative was launched in London, Washington and New York.
It has been set up by the Shafik Gabr Foundation, and inspired by the Orientalist traveler painters.