The European Parliament Foreign Affairs Committee recently raised the issue of the content of the textbooks that are currently being circulated by UNRWA to Palestinian youth, during a hearing with Special Adviser to the UN Secretary-General Fabrizio Hochschild-Drummond.
Dr. Kobi Michael will discuss this development, its significance and the possible implications for the agency.
Dr. Michael is a Senior research fellow at the INSS and editor of “Strategic Assessment”. Michael’s primary interests are peace and war studies; strategy; national security; civil-military relations; socio-military relations; peace maintenance; and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Dr. Michael served as the deputy director general and head of the Palestinian desk at the Ministry for Strategic Affairs.