Yair Hirschfeld is the Isaac and Mildred Brochstein Fellow in Middle East Peace and Security in Honor of Yitzhak Rabin at the Baker Institute. Hirschfeld is currently teaching at the University of Haifa in the Department of Middle Eastern History. Hirschfeld was a member of the Israeli team that prepared the first Israeli-Palestinian blueprint for the Permanent Status Agreement. He is also the director general of the Tel Aviv-based Economic Cooperation Foundation (ECF).
Our Voice of the Week is The Institute of National Security Studies’s (INSS) Deputy Director for Research Brig. Gen (ret.) Itai Brun in talks with Dr. Sarah Feuer about the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic across the Middle East and the implications for Israel.