Dr. Yofi Tirosh is a senior lecturer at the Tel Aviv University Faculty of Law. She earned her LL.B. from the Hebrew University, and her LL.M. and SJD from the University of Michigan Law School, where she served as a fellow at Michigan’s Humanities Institute. Before joining the Israeli Bar, she clerked for Hon. Justice Mishael Cheshin at Israel’s Supreme Court. Dr. Tirosh is a board member of Israeli human rights NGOs, including Itach-Maaki: Women Lawyers for Social Justice, and Tmura: The Israeli Antidiscrimination Legal Center. She is a regular commentator in her areas of expertise to leading media venues in Israel.
Our Voice of the Week is Dr Tamara Cofman Wittes, speaking at an IISS event in London, which asked: Is the US abandoning the Middle East? Dr Wittes is a Senior Fellow in the Center for Middle East Policy at the Brookings Institution. The event was chaired by Emile Hokayem and took place on 4 March 2019.