East-West: The Art of Dialogue
The application window for the 2018 Fellowship is now closed. The Egypt program will take place from August 31st-September 9th, 2018, and the US program will take place between September 30th-October 7th, 2018.
The East-West: The Art of Dialogue initiative is a dynamic exchange program designed to connect and build constructive relations between future leaders from the Arab world and the West. The initiative was launched in 2012 in London, Washington and New York. It has been set up by the Shafik Gabr Foundation, and inspired by the Orientalist traveler painters.
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A collection of articles from East-West ChitChat, a project created by 2017 Gabr Fellows Michael Matthiesen and Abdelrahman Amr.More
In the latest Egyptian Streets article, Abdelrahman Amr and Michael Matthiesen explore U.S President Trump’s latest steps taken in regards to the Palestine-Israel conflict.More