New Publications on Israel's Regional Foreign Policies

April 2021

We are pleased to share with you the Mitvim Institute's recent publications, with a focus on Israel’s foreign policy, Israeli-Palestinian peacemaking, and Israel's regional relations. For regular updates on Mitvim's work, follow us on Facebook and Twitter. To donate to Mitvim, click here.


A. Israel’s Foreign Policy

1. The Handbook on Think Tanks in Public Policy, edited by Donald Abelson and Christopher Rastrick, includes a chapter by Dr. Nimrod Goren on how think tanks promote foreign policy change in Israel, with lessons from the work of Mitvim over the last decade. 

2. Principles and recommendations for Israel’s foreign policy towards the EU, A policy paper by a Mitvim Institute task-team comprised of Dr. Maya Sion-Tzidkiyahu, Dr. Nimrod Goren, Amb. (ret.) Eviatar Manor, MK Nitzan Horowitz, Dr. Eyal Ronen, Raanan Eliaz, Dr. Roee Kibrik and Merav Kahana-Dagan, in cooperation with the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung.

3. Netanyahu says he's a mega-diplomat, but leaves key Israeli embassies empty, Dr. Nimrod Goren.

4. Israel’s strategic interests in the Eastern Mediterranean, Dr. Ehud Eiran (published by the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung).

5. Israel’s fourth election: The road aheadVideo of a Chatham House event, also featuring former Member of Knesset Ksenia Svetlova.

6. Israel must restore bipartisanship in the US political system, Dr. Ehud Eiran.

7. A monthly review of Israel’s regional foreign policies, Issue 47, Dr. Roee Kibrik.


B. Israeli-Palestinian Peacemaking

1. The international discourse on Israeli-Palestinian peacemaking, Dr. Lior Lehrs, based on a series of Mitvim Institute policy dialogues (conducted by Lior, Victoria Solkovits and Dr. Nimrod Goren) with European, Arab, American and UN diplomats and experts.

2. Can multilateralism advance Israeli-Palestinian peace?, Video of the Mitvim panel in the 2021 J Street National Conference, featuring: Amb. (ret.) Hesham Youssef, H.E. Nickolay Mladenov, Dr. Nathalie Tocci, and Dr. Nimrod Goren; moderated by Merav Kahana-Dagan.

3. The UAE and the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, Dr. Moran Zaga.

4. Greece, Cyprus and the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, Gabriel Mitchell.

5. Morocco and the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, Einat Levi, Dr. Roee Kibrik, Dr. Nimrod Goren.


C. Israel and the Middle East

1. Jordan’s 100 birthday, Prof. Elie Podeh and Prof. Ronen Yitzhak.

2. Recent developments in Israel-Lebanon relations, Amb. (ret.) Michael Harari in an interview on i24News.

3. Lessons from Israel and Egypt’s lukewarm peace, Gabriel Mitchell (published by the Atlantic Council).

4. This year's Mimuna was different, given renewed Israel-Morocco ties, Nadav Tamir.

5. US policies toward Israel and the Middle East, Issue 99, Gal Olle Sigler.


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Dr. Nimrod Goren, Head of the Institute

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