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 Shafik Gabr Fellowship, now in it’s second year, has completed the travel portion of the 2014 program.
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The 2014 Gabr Fellows' United States program convened in Washington, D.C. on June 7th.
The Egyptian portion of the Gabr Fellowship concluded in Cairo on May 24, 2014
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.