Gidi Grinstein founded the Reut Institute in January 2004 and currently serves as its President. He served as Secretary and Coordinator of the Israeli negotiation team on the Permanent Status Agreement between Israel and the PLO in the Office and later in the Bureau of Prime Minister Ehud Barak (1999-2001).
Daphna Kaufman is the Reut Institute’s Director of Policy and Strategy. Daphna led Reut’s taskforce on 21st Century Tikkun Olam. She held previous positions at AIPAC and at The Israel Project.
Our Voice of the Week is Ms. Iraq 2017 who travelled to Israel last week to speak at the AJC Global Forum 2018 about her hopes for the future of the Middle East. Sarah Idan’s family was forced to flee Iraq after an Instagram photo with Israel’s contestant Adar Gandelsman went viral last year.