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Press Release - Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School

Harvard Kennedy School’s Middle East Initiative Welcomes Dr. Salam Fayyad as Senior Fellow

| Sep. 20, 2017

The Middle East Initiative (MEI) at Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs announced today that Salam Fayyad, former Prime Minister of the the Palestinian Authority, will join the HKS community as a Senior Fellow this academic year.

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Harvard Kennedy School Welcomes Hedi Larbi as the Fall 2015 Kuwait Foundation Visiting Scholar

September 1, 2015

"The Middle East Initiative (MEI) at Harvard Kennedy School’s (HKS) Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs announced today that Former Tunisian Minister Hedi Larbi will join the HKS community this autumn as MEI’s Kuwait Foundation Visiting Scholar."

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Harvard Kennedy School Welcomes Professor Michael C. Hudson as the Spring 2015 Kuwait Foundation Visiting Scholar

January 21, 2015

The Middle East Initiative (MEI) at Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs announced today that Professor Michael C. Hudson, a preeminent senior scholar of the Middle East, will join the HKS community this semester as the Spring 2015 Kuwait Foundation Visiting Scholar.

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Harvard Kennedy School Welcomes Mohamad Al-Ississ as the Spring 2014 Kuwait Foundation Visiting Scholar

January 31, 2014

The Middle East Initiative (MEI) at Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs today announced the selection of the spring 2014 Kuwait Foundation Visiting Scholar, Dr.Mohamad Al-Ississ. Al-Ississ will be in residence at Harvard for the Spring 2014 semester, where he will conduct a research project that seeks to formulate a better understanding of the Arab World post-Arab Spring.

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Harvard Kennedy School Welcomes Djavad Salehi-Isfahani as the Fall 2013 Kuwait Foundation Visiting Scholar

Sep. 03, 2013

The Middle East Initiative (MEI) at Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs today announced the selection of the fall 2013 Kuwait Foundation Visiting Scholar, Professor Djavad Salehi-Isfahani. Salehi-Isfahani will be in residence at Harvard for the fall 2013 semester, where he will participate in MEI events, lead an 8-week seminar series titled, “The Politics and Economics of Transitions in the Middle East,” and work closely with Harvard students and faculty.

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Harvard Kennedy School Announces Ellis Goldberg as the First Kuwait Foundation Visiting Scholar

Jan. 25, 2013

The Middle East Initiative (MEI) at Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs today announced the selection of the first Kuwait Foundation Visiting Scholar, Professor Ellis Goldberg.  Goldberg will be in residence at Harvard for the spring 2013 semester, where he will participate in MEI events, teach a course titled, “Politics of the Arab Spring,” and work closely with Harvard students and faculty.

Representatives of Harvard University and the Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences at the presentation of the Foundation’s $8.1 million gift for continuation of the Kuwait Program at the Belfer Center’s Middle East Initiative.

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Press Release - Harvard University Office of News and Public Affairs

Harvard Kennedy School Receives Gift from the Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences

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  • Doug Gavel
| July 13, 2012

The Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS) has given $8.1 million to Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) to support the continuation of the Kuwait Program at HKS Belfer Center's Middle East Initiative. The gift will be used to develop leaders with the capacity to address the many challenging public policy issues facing the region. It will also fund research issues of vital importance in the region, such as education, energy, and water.