• Panel Discussions
    YemenRegional Relations and Geopolitics

    The Future of Yemen: Between Internal Divisions and External Interference

    Sep 11, 2019

    On September 11, 2019 Arab Center Washington DC (ACW) hosted a panel discussion at the National Press Club titled “The Future of Yemen: Between Internal Divisi…

  • Book Talks
    Women & Gender Issues

    Arab Women’s Activism and Socio-Political Transformation: Unfinished Gendered Revolutions

    Aug 22, 2019

    On August 22, 2019, Arab Center Washington DC held a book talk with Dr. Sahar Khamis to discuss Arab women's activism before, during, and after the Arab Spring.

  • Panel Discussions
    IranUS Foreign Policy

    Confrontation in the Gulf: Unpacking Recent Escalations and the Prospects of US-Iran Talks

    Aug 8, 2019

    Arab Center Washington DC held a briefing on August 8, 2019 to discuss the current tensions in the Arabian Gulf, the possibility of war between the US and Iran…

  • Book Talks
    Arab Americans/ Muslim Americans

    America & Islam: Soundbites, Suicide Bombs and the Road to Donald Trump

    Jul 25, 2019

    On July 25, 2019, Arab Center Washington DC hosted award winning journalist and scholar Lawrence Pintak for a book talk on America and Islam.

  • Book Talks
    SyriaConflicts and Conflict Resolution

    The Assad Regime, Political Power, and the Future of Syria

    Jul 9, 2019

    On July 9, 2019, Arab Center Washington DC hosted Author Sam Dagher to discuss his latest book titled "Assad or We Burn the Country: How One Family’s Lust for …

  • Featured Speakers
    Palestine/IsraelUS Foreign Policy

    The Kushner Plan and the Bahrain Economic Workshop: An Official Palestinian Perspective

    Jun 18, 2019

    On June 18, 2019 Arab Center Washington DC (ACW) held an event titled “The Kushner Plan and the Bahrain Economic Workshop: An Official Palestinian Perspective,…

  • Panel Discussions
    LibyaRegional Relations and Geopolitics

    The Future of Libya: Between Internal Rivalry, Regional Influence, and US Policy

    May 16, 2019

    On May 16, 2019, Arab Center Washington DC (ACW) hosted a panel discussion at the National Press Club titled “The Future of Libya: Between Internal Rivalry, Re…

  • Panel Discussions
    Palestine/IsraelDemocracy and Governance

    Unpacking Netanyahu’s Reelection: Future Implications

    Apr 17, 2019

    On April 17, 2019, Arab Center Washington DC (ACW) hosted a panel of experts at the National Press Club for an event titled “Unpacking Netanyahu’s Reelection: …

  • Panel Discussions
    AlgeriaProtests and Activism

    Algeria’s Protests and the Prospects for Change

    Apr 4, 2019

    On April 4, 2019, Arab Center Washington DC (ACW) hosted a panel discussion at the National Press Club titled “Algeria’s Protests and the Prospects for Change.”

  • Featured Speakers
    Palestine/IsraelJustice, Equality, and Human Rights

    ACW Hosts Author Ben White for a Roundtable Discussion

    Mar 29, 2019

    On March 29, 2019, Arab Center Washington DC hosted author and journalist Ben White for a discussion titled, “Palestinian Rights and Israeli Policies: Shifts i…

  • Featured Speakers
    Saudi ArabiaUS Foreign Policy

    The Future of US-Saudi Relations: A Diplomatic Perspective

    Feb 21, 2019

    On February 21, 2019, Arab Center Washington DC Executive Director Khalil E. Jahshan moderated a wide-ranging conversation with Robert W. Jordan, former US Amb…

  • Panel Discussions
    Palestine/IsraelJustice, Equality, and Human Rights

    Israeli Elections 2019: Domestic, Regional, and International Implications

    Feb 6, 2019

    Arab Center Washington DC (ACW) hosted a panel discussion on February 6, 2019 at the National Press Club titled “Israeli Elections 2019: Domestic, Regional, an…

  • Book Talks
    Democracy and Governance

    Inside the Arab State: A Conversation with Mehran Kamrava

    Dec 6, 2018

    Arab Center Washington DC hosted Dr. Mehran Kamrava, Professor and Director of the Center for International and Regional Studies at Georgetown University–Qatar…

  • Panel Discussions
    LibyaDemocracy and Governance

    Seven Years after Qadhafi’s Death: Is Libya Any Closer to Democratic Transition?

    Nov 1, 2018

    Arab Center Washington DC (ACW) hosted a panel discussion on November 1, 2018 titled “Seven Years After Qadhafi’s Death: Is Libya Any Closer to Democratic Tran…

  • Panel Discussions
    Saudi ArabiaJustice, Equality, and Human Rights

    The Khashoggi Affair and Its Political Implications

    Oct 23, 2018

    On October 23, 2018, Arab Center Washington DC held a discussion of the local, regional, and international implications of the murder of Saudi journalist and W…

  • Conferences
    Conflicts and Conflict Resolution

    The Arab World Beyond Conflict (ACW’s Third Annual Conference)

    Sep 20, 2018

    Arab Center Washington DC held its Third Annual Conference on September 20, 2018, focusing on "The Arab World Beyond Conflict."

  • Featured Speakers
    Palestine/IsraelJustice, Equality, and Human Rights

    Spotlight on Gaza: Humanitarian and Political Update

    Aug 23, 2018

    Arab Center Washington DC (ACW) hosted a discussion on August 23, 2018 titled “Spotlight on Gaza: Humanitarian and Political Update.”

  • Panel Discussions
    Public Opinion

    The Gap between Public Opinion and Official Policy in the Arab World

    Jul 10, 2018

    On July 10, 2018, Arab Center Washington DC (ACW) released the results of the 2017-2018 Arab Opinion Index conducted by the Arab Center for Research and Policy…

  • Panel Discussions
    JordanProtests and Activism

    The Crisis in Jordan: Political and Economic Implications

    Jun 14, 2018

    On June 14, 2018 Arab Center Washington DC (ACW) held an in-house briefing on the wide-spread protests in Jordan to assess their political and economic implica…

  • Panel Discussions
    EgyptDemocracy and Governance

    Arab Elections and Democracy: Between Authoritarianism, Conflict, and Sectarianism

    May 30, 2018

    Arab Center Washington DC (ACW) convened a panel to discuss elections in the Arab world focusing on Egypt, Iraq, Lebanon, and Tunisia