EVENTS

  • This is an annual award given for lasting contribution to the furtherance of good relations between Britain and Israel’. Recipients to date: Moshe and Hannah Raviv Lady Sainsbury and Patricia Park Canon Andrew White Lady Cocks Sir Patrick Moberly and Lilian Hochhauser The prize has a value of £1000. This year the award went to […]

  • June, 2009 24th

    24th June 2009 held at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, London. The Roundtable of Ambassadors from which we derived rich guidance on the priorities we should adopt in the years ahead. These will focus on seeking to influence the attitudes of intellectual and cultural circles in this country, to combat the pervasive anti-Israeli sentiment to […]

  • The motion was “This House would negotiate with Hamas”. Speaking in Proposition were Dr Brian Iddon MP, Gabrielle Rifkind, Mr David Aaronvitch, Speaking in Opposition Sir Malcolm Rifkind, Professor Shai Feldmen, Ran Gidor. Link to PDf of Debate info

  • Insight with Professor Shai Feldman: Israel at Sixty – What Chance for Peace? Moderated by: Paul Adams (BBC) Location: 13 Norfolk Place, London W2 1QJ May 14th marks the 60th anniversary of the State of Israel. We talk to Professor Shai Feldman, one of the world’s leading experts on the Middle East, who talks about […]

  • Institute of Ideas, London, UK, Nov 2nd, 2008 Debate with: Professor Susser Despite its leaders’ sometimes bellicose rhetoric and international reputation for intransigence, on closer examination Israel seems to be having an identity crisis in its sixtieth anniversary year. Never-ending political crises and growing economic inequalities beg the question – does Israel risk imploding from […]

  • Session I: Baseline: Israel’s Performance in the 2006 War. Chair: Professor Michael Clarke, Director, The Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) Prof. Shai Feldman, Director, Crown Center for Middle East Studies, Brandeis University Ofer Shelah, Ma’ariv and Israel TV Channel 10. In retrospect, what were the strategic outcomes of the 2006 War? When applying a net-assessment […]

  • Israel and the Palestinians: Domestic Developments and Prospects for Talks Speaker(s): Professor Shai Feldman; Dr. Khalil Shikaki; Chair: Professor Lord Wallace This event was recorded on 13 Jun 2007 in the Old Theatre, Old Building Professor Shai Feldman is director of the Crown Center for Middle East Studies at Brandeis University, Boston. From 1997-2005 he […]

  • The Association mounts a Colloquium every other year bringing together a select number of people from the UK and Israel to discuss topics of mutual interest. These gatherings have played an important role in bringing together prominent British and Israeli academics and leaders in industry, science and the media. The Anglo-Israel Colloquium was launched in […]

  • Since 1988, Hay-on-Wye has been the worthy venue for a literary festival. The festival draws over 80,000 bibliophile visitors over 10 days at the end of May/beginning of June. Attendees buy books, attend book launches and to see and hear big literary names from all over the world.   High profile visitors to the Book […]