Youth Leadership Development Program / Model Arab League
Be a diplomat for the weekend.
Washington, DC Summer Internship Program
Work experience, an academic seminar, and policymaking explorations during intensive 8-week summer program.
Educational Briefing Programs
Watch and listen to discussions exploring dynamics of the U.S.-Arab relations.
Annual Arab-U.S. Policymakers Conference
Engage with the largest annual gathering in America dedicated to studying, understanding, and promoting the U.S.-Arab relationship.
Visiting AlUla, Madain Saleh/Hegra, Tabuk, and NEOM
Paige Peterson explores Northwest Saudi Arabia in a visually striking photo essay.

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National Council Programs

"A US-Yemen Case Study in Safeguarding Antiquities & Cultural Heritage Amidst Conflict" Online Program

On April 30, 2024, the National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations hosted a discussion on "A U.S.-Yemen Case Study in Safeguarding Antiquities and Cultural Heritage Amidst Conflict." The program explored successful collaboration in working for the protection and preservation of Yemen’s cultural heritage. Participating specialists included:

  • H.E. Mohammed Al-Hadhrami, Ambassador of The Republic of Yemen to the United States
  • Mr. Timothy Lenderking, United States Special Envoy for Yemen
  • Ms. Tess Davis, Executive Director of the Antiquities Coalition
  • Dr. Jeremie Schiettecatte, Research Fellow at the French National Centre for Scientific Research and Visiting Research Scholar at the New York University Institute for Study of the Ancient World
  • Mr. Abderrahim Foukara, Bureau Chief of Al Jazeera Washington, D.C., and host of "Min Washington"
  • Mr. H. Delano Roosevelt, President & CEO of the National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations

The program can be viewed on the National Council's YouTube channel.

Annual Arab-U.S. Policymakers Conference

NCUSAR's Annual Arab-US Policymakers ConferenceThe National Council's Annual Arab-U.S. Policymakers Conference brings together internationally renowned specialists to analyze, discuss, and debate issues of over-arching importance to the American and Arab people's needs, concerns, interests, and key foreign policy objectives. It is the largest gathering in America dedicated to understanding and offering proposals for improving the U.S.-Arab relationship.

The 31st Annual Arab-U.S. Policymakers Conference, Arab-U.S. Uncertainties and Constants: What Lies Ahead?, was held November 2-3, 2022, at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, D.C. Recordings of speakers and sessions are published on YouTube, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and elsewhere.

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