Guiding Principles for a New Israeli Foreign Policy Paradigm - Recommendations of a Mitvim Institute Task Team


Strengthening Israel's Foreign Service - Recommendations of a Mitvim Institute Task Team

The 2019 Israeli Foreign Policy Index of the Mitvim Institute, November 2019

The Importance of Ties between Palestinian Citizens of Israel and Diaspora Jewry: A View from Britain, Sana Knaneh, September 2019


Democracy and Foreign Policy in Israel - Mitvim-Davis Institute Conference Summary, September 2019


Israel's Foreign Policy towards the September 2019 Elections - Summary of Mitvim's Pre-Elections Event, September 2019


Public Opinion Findings on Israel's Foreign Policy towards the Elections, September 2019


Existing and Potential Cooperation between Israel and Key Arab States, Mid-2019 Snapshot, September 2019


Opportunities for Israel in the Middle East - Periodic Assessment, Mid-2019, September 2019


Trends in Israel's Regional Foreign Policies, Issue 3, January- June 2019, Dr. Roee Kibrik & Dr. Nimrod Goren (eds.), July 2019 


Existing and Potential Cooperation between Israel and Key Arab States, Mid-2019 Snapshot, September 2019


Guiding Principles for Israel's Foreign Policy towards the EU - Recommendations of a Mitvim Institute Task Team, June 2019


The European Parliament Elections Results: Possible Significance for Europe and Israel, Event Summary, June 2019


Guiding Principles for Israel's Foreign Policy toward the Eastern Mediterranean - Recommendations of a Mitvim Institute Task Team, April 2019


Divided and Divisive: Europeans, Israel and Israeli-Palestinian Peacemaking, Edited by Dr. Muriel Asseburg & Dr. Nimrod Goren, Mitvim-SWP-PAX, May 2019 (see the book notification here)


Is Trump's "Deal of the Century" Really a Peace Plan?, Dr. Lior Lehrs, May 2019 


The Israeli Election Results and Israel's Foreign Policy, Edited by Dr. Nimrod Goren and Merav Kahana-Dagan, April 2019


The Role of Former Diplomats in Israel's Public Sphere, March 2019


Israel and Egypt: Strategic Partnership, Civil Remoteness? Amb (Ret.) Dr. Haim Koren, March 2019


Netanyahu and the Temporary International Presence in Hebron (TIPH), Dr. Lior Lehrs, February 2019


Tunisia and its Relations with Israel Following the Arab Spring, Dr. Adina Friedman, February 2019


Alternative Directions for Israeli Foreign Policy on the Eve of an Election Year, Summary of Mitvim's 2018 Annual Conference, January 2019


Trends in Israel's Regional Foreign Policies, Issue 2, July-December 2018, Dr. Roee Kibrik & Dr. Nimrod Goren (eds.), January 2019


The 2018 Israel-Turkey Policy Dialogue of the Mitvim Institute, January 2019  


Regional Opportunities to Improve the Situation in Gaza, Mitvim and IPCRI, January 2019 


Israel and the United Arab Emirates: Opportunities on Hold, Dr. Moran Zaga, December 2018


The 2018 Israeli Foreign Policy Index of the Mitvim Institute, October 2018 (see also the key findings and infographics)


Welcome to the New Normal: Israel and Turkey's Turbulent Relations in the Post-Reconciliation Era, Gabriel Mitchell, October 2018


Israel and Morocco: Cooperation Rooted in Heritage, Einat Levi, September 2018


Towards an Increased Role for the Knesset in Foreign Affairs - Summary of a Knesset Event, September 2018


The Boiling Water of the Red Sea: Power Struggles and Israel's Interests, Dr. Moshe Terdiman, September 2018


Israel-Morocco Relations: Opportunities to Advance Cooperation, Workshop Summary, August 2018


Israel and Iraq: Taking the Civilian Path to Increase Cooperation, Dr. Ronen Zeidel, August 2018


Israel-Iraq Relations: Opportunities to Advance Cooperation, Workshop Summary, August 2018


Trends in Israel's Regional Foreign Policies, Issue 1, January-June 2018, Dr. Roee Kibrik and Dr. Nimrod Goren (eds.), July 2018


Exploring New Bridges between Regional Rivals: A Overview of a Dialogue Channel between US-Based Israeli and Iranian Experts, July 2018


Civil Society in Action: Promoting Sub-Regional Cooperation Between CSO's as a Way Forward?, Pinar Elman, Mitvim-EuroMeSCo Policy Brief, July 2018


Israel and Saudi Arabia: On the Way to Normalization?, Dr. Michal Yaari, July 2018


The Unfulfilled Potential of Israel's Relations with Arab Countries - Conference Summary, June 2018 


Eastern Mediterranean Regional Dynamics: Conflicts and Opportunities for Conflict Resolution Support, Rebecca Bornstein, June 2018


The Quest for an Honest Broker in the Israeli-Palestinian Peace Process, Dr. Lior Lehrs, June 2018


Changes in Domestic Palestinian Politics and Their Influence on Israel and the Middle East, Conference Summary, June 2018


Israel-Jordan Cooperation: A Potential That Can Still Be Fulfilled, Yitzhak Gal, May 2018


Backgrounder: The History of Embassies in Jerusalem and Past Attempts to Relocate the U.S. Embassy, Dr. Nimrod Goren, May 2018


The Involvement of Palestinian Citizens of Israel in the Israeli Peace Camp, Summary of a research by Inbal Ben-Ezer, March 2018


The Eastern Mediterranean - Summary of a Mitvim-EuroMeSCo public event, published May 2018


Recommendations for Improving Israel-Jordan Relations, April 2018


Netanyahu's Attempt to Delink Israel-Arab Relations from the Palestinian Issue, Dr. Yuval Benziman, April 2018


The Involvement of the Arab Palestinian Citizens of Israel in Foreign Affairs, Summary of a research by Sana Knaneh, March 2018


Fresh Thinking for Old Problems: Comparing Conflicts to Advance Israeli-Palestinian Peace, Dr. Dahlia Scheindlin, March 2018


The Eastern Mediterranean: New Dynamics and Potential for Cooperation, A Mitvim-EuroMeSCo Network Joint Policy Study, March 2018


Preventing an Israel-Iran Escalation in Syria via Diplomacy, March 2018


Israel's Policy toward the Far-Right Party in Austria, Summary of a Knesset Meeting, February 2018


The Collapse of Israel's Foreign Service, Summary of a Knesset Conference, February 2018


The Crisis in Israel-Jordan Relations, Summary of a Knesset Conference, January 2018


Voting Patterns in UN Institutions Regarding Israel, 2009-2017, Dr. Roee Kibrik & Dr. Nimrod Goren, January 2018


Opportunities for Israel's Foreign Relations towards 2018, Mitvim's Annual Conference, Panel Summary, December 2017 


Israel Should Maintain its Boycott on Far-Right Parties in Europe, Nitzan Horowitz, December 2017


Trump's Statement on Jerusalem: Commentaries by Mitvim Institute Experts, December 2017


Progressive Policymaking in a Changing Region: Insights from the Third American-German-Israeli Trialogue, MEI-FES-Mitvim, published December 2017


Insights from the 2017 Israel-Turkey Policy Dialogue of the Mitvim Institute, December 2017


A Look at the Palestinian Reconciliation Process, Dr. Ido Zelkovitz, December 2017


New Euro-Mediterranean Dynamics in the Eastern Mediterranean: Report from a Mitvim-EuroMeSCo Dialogue Workshop, November 2017


The 2017 Israeli Foreign Policy Index of the Mitvim Institute, November 2017 (See also the key findings and infographics)


How to Improve Israel's Foreign Policy and Foreign Service - Summary of a keynote speech delivered by Avi Gabbay, Chairman of the Labor Party and Zionist Union, Mitvim's Annual Conference, November 2017, Jerusalem


Event Summary: What Do the German Election Results Mean for Israel, Europe, and the Peace Process?, Mitvim Institute and Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, September 2017


Workshop Conclusions: The Impact of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict on Israel's Foreign Relations, Mitvim Institute and Davis Institute, September 2017


The Arab Peace Initiative at 15 Years - Mitvim Institute and Davis Institute, July 2017


Lessons for Israel and Palestine from Conflict Comparisons, Dr. Dahlia Scheindlin, July 2017


Panel Summary: The Impact of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict on Israel's Foreign Relations, June 2017


Poll Findings: The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict and Israel's Relations with the Middle East, Europe, and the US, June 2017


Israel-Jordan Relations: Summary of a briefing in Jerusalem by Dr. Abdullah Swalha, published June 2017


Trump's Visit to the Middle East: Commentaries by Mitvim Institute Experts, May 2017


Hamas' New Policy Document, Dr. Ido Zelkovitz, May 2017


The Palestinian Prisoners' Strike and Marwan Barghouti's Race to the Top, Dr. Ido Zelkovitz, April 2017


Lessons from Serbia and Kosovo to Israel and Palestine: All Process, No Peace?, Dr. Dahlia Scheindlin, March 2017


International Involvement towards Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Resolution, A policy paper submitted to the International Working Group to Advance Israeli-Palestinian Peacemaking, March 2017


An Outward-Looking Israeli Foreign Policy, Dr. Ehud Eiran and Mireille Surowicz, February 2017 


The Future of Palestinian Activism in the Trump Era, Dr. Ido Zelkovitz, February 2017 

An Assessment of John Kerry's Two-State Resurrection Endeavor, Dan Rothem, January 2017

The Netanyahu-Trump Meeting: Commentaries by Mitvim Institute Experts, February 2017


A Multi-Regional Israeli Foreign Policy, Yoav Stern, February 2017


A Pro-Peace Israeli Foreign Policy, Yael Patir, January 2017


The Gulf States Foreign Policies - Summary of a briefing with Dr. Karen E. Young, January 2017


The US Elections and the Future of the Middle East - Summary of a Mitvim-IPCRI Forum, December 2016


The UN Security Council Resolution on Israeli Settlements - Commentaries by Mitvim Institute Experts, December 2016


Israel-Turkey Policy Dialogue Publication Series of Mitvim and GPoT Center, in cooperation with Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung:

1. Turkey-Israel Relations: Crises and Cooperation, by Oguz Celikkol, November 2016

2. The Path to Normalization between Israel and Turkey, by Arad Nir, November 2016

3. The Risks and Rewards of Israeli-Turkish Energy Cooperation, by Gabriel Mitchell, January 2017

4. Turkey-Israel Deal: A Key to Long-Term Reconciliation?, by Selin Nasi, January 2017

5. The Israel-Turkey Deal Could Benefit the Palestinians, by Muhammed Ammash, February 2017

6. Turkey and Israel: A Chronicle of Relations, by Dr. Alon Liel, February 2017 (A Mitvim-FES publication)


Lessons for Israel-Palestine from Nagorno-Karabakh: Does Unresolved Conflict Destroy Democracy?, Dr. Dahlia Scheindlin, December 2016


The Postponement of the Palestinian Local Elections and its Ramifications, Dr. Ido Zelkovitz, November 2016


What Can Israel's Arab-Palestinian Citizens Contribute to the Middle East? Kamal Ali-Hassan, November 2016 (in a publication of FES-Israel and the Netanya College)


Time for an Israeli Regional Initiative - Mitvim-Knesset event summary; published November 2016

Towards an Inclusive Israeli Foreign Policy - Summary of a Mitvim Institute - Israel Democracy Institute workshop
; published November 2016


 Possible Benefits of American Parameters for the Two-State Solution, October 2016


The 2016 Israeli Foreign Policy Index of the Mitvim Institute, September 2016 (See also the infographic page


Lessons from Cyprus for Israel-Palestine: Can Negotiations Still Work?, Dr. Dahlia Scheindlin, September 2016


Who will inherit Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas?, Dr. Ido Zelkovitz, September 2016


Can Israel and Palestine learn from Colombia?, Dr. Dahlia Scheindlin, September 2016


Assessing the Quartet recommendation to increase cooperation and interaction between Israelis and Palestinians, August 2016 


Cooperation between Israel and the Arab world: Public opinion findings, July 2016


Challenges to democracy and social cohesion - Summary of an Israeli-American-German trialogue (published July 2016)


Policy recommendations for Israel-Turkey reconciliation, Mitvim Institute and GPoT Center, July 2016


Supporting Israel-Turkey Reconciliation 2012-2016, Mitvim Institute and GPoT Center, June 2016


The revolt of the younger Palestinian generation, Dr. Ido Zelkovitz, June 2016


A Special Privileged Partnership with the EU as an incentive for Israeli-Palestinian peace - workshop summary, June 2016


The curse of stagnation and the need for conflict comparison: Seeking a breakthrough towards Israeli-Palestinian conflict resolution, Dr. Dahlia Scheindlin, May 2016


The Egypt-Saudi Agreements: Policy Analysis and Regional Implications, April 2016


Egypt and Saudi Arabia: A Predictable Rapprochement, Prof. Elie Podeh, April 2016


The Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Prof. Uzi Arad, April 2016


Israel and Indonesia: Unfulfilled Potential, Emanuael Shahaf, April 2016


Impressions from a Day in Gaza, by Prof. Joel S. Migdal, March 2016


How to Make the Arab Peace Initiative a More Effective Incentive for Peace? Summary of a policy-planning workshop, February 2016


Israel's Strategic Outlook in a Disintegrated Region - Summary of a Mitvim Institute - Friedrich-Ebert Stiftung - Middle East Institute Roundtable, published: February 2016


The Role of the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Summary of a Mitvim event at the Israeli Knesset, published: January 2016


The Way Forward in Israeli-Palestinian Relations - Summary of a USIP-Mitvim Roundtable, published: December 2015


The 2015 Israeli Foreign Policy Index of the Mitvim Institute - Infographics; Data file; Press Release; Key Findings; Comparison 2015 vs. 2014


Assessing EU Policies toward the Southern Mediterranean - Impressions from EuroMeSCo's 2015 Annual Conference, November 2015


Israel and a Possible International Support Group for the Middle East Peace Process, by Dr. Nimrod Goren, October 2015


The 2105 UN General Assembly and the Israeli-Palestinian Peace Process: Commentary & Analysis, October 2015


Abu Mazen: A Man in Search of a Legacy, Dr. Ido Zelkovitz, September 2015


How Can Israel Help the Syrian People?, Dr. Kamal al-Labwani, September 2015 (Read here an op-ed based on this article)


The Making of Foreign Policy: On Paradigms and Grand Strategies, Michal Eskenazi, August 2015


Israel in the Eyes of the Arab World - Dr. Abdullah Swalha, Director of the Center for Israel Studies in Jordan; speech at a Mitvim Institute sypmosium, August 2015 (Read here an op-ed based on the speech, published by i24News)


Empowering Israeli Diplomacy through Legislation: Promoting a Foreign Service Bill - summary of a Mitvim workshop at the Israeli MFA - 29 July 2015


The Nuclear Deal with Iran: Commentary & Analysis - July 2015


Straddling the East-West Divide: A Subjective Israeli Perspective on Muslim Immigration to Europe - Dr. Lior Herman, July 2015


Israeli Foreign Policy and the Modern Diplomacy of the 21st Century - Momo Mahdav, July 2015


The Islamic State's Sinai Attack: Commentary & Analysis, July 2015


The Post-Referendum Greece: Between Challenges and Hope - A Brief by Dr. Zenonas Tziarras, July 2015


The Next Steps towards Resolving the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict - Summary of Policy-Planning Workshop in collaboration with the ICG, May 2015 (published June 2015)


Israeli Foreign Policy and the Modern Diplomacy of the 21st Century - Symposium Summary, May 2015


The US Role in Israel-Turkey Relations - Summary of the 5th Israel-Turkey Policy Dialogue of Mitvim and GPoT Center - May 2015


Election Results and Israel's Foreign Relations - Initial Reactions by Mitvim Institute Experts, March 2015


Guiding Principles for a New Israeli Foreign Policy Paradigm, March 2015


Cracks in the Special Relationship: Israel-US Ties under Obama and Netanyahu, March 2015



Kosovo and its Relationship with Israel - Breifing with Dr. Enver Hoxhaj, February 2015



Israel's Foreign Policy: Towards Isolation or Integration? Highlights from the Mitvim Institute's Pre-Election Event, 25 February 2015


Syriza's Victory and Greek-Israeli Relations, by Zenonas Tsiarras and Ioannis-Sotirios Ioannou, February 2015


Egypt-Qatar Rapprochement - Mitvim Experts Weigh In, December 2014 


List of US Vetoes on UN Security Council Resolutions Dealing with the Israeli-Arab Conflict, December 2014


Israel-Turkey Relations after the War in Gaza - Summary of the Mitvim-GPoT Center Policy Dialogue, November 2014


The 2014 Israeli Foreign Policy Index - Findings of the Mitvim Institute Poll, December 2014 (for the infographic - click here)


The US Midterm Elections: Projections for Mideast Policy and Relations with Israel - Brian Reeves, November 2014


What is the Role of Israel in Turkey's Political Universe - a Q&A with Dr. Emre Erdogan - Gabriel Mitchell, August 2014


Israel, Gaza and the Region: Post-Ceasefire Opportunities - a report following a Mitvim Institute-International Crisis Group policy planning workshop, 24 July 2014. For the press-release, click here


The European Parliament elections and Israel-EU relations - workshop summary, 12 June 2014

Turkey's former Foreign Minister, H.E. Yaşar Yakış, visited Israel to promote Israel-Turkey reconciliation, 22 May 2014


US Foreign Policy towards Israel and the Middle East - Symposium summary, 19 May 2014

"Israel benefits from the collapse of Syria", Dr. Samir al-Taqi in an interview with Ksenia Svetlova, published in May 2014

Israeli foreign policy experts: Palestinian reconciliation can be good for Israel, 24 April 2014

The Resumption of the Palestinian UN Campaign? A Q&A with Grant Rumley, 2 April 2014


84% of Israeli have never heard of the new EU incentive for Israeli-Palestinian peace - Mitvim poll findings, March 2014


Israel's Arab Citizens and Foreign Policy, Nazareth workshop summary from 28 January 2014 (for Arabic, click here)

Key Elements of Israel's Foreign Policy Paradigms - Dr. Yuval Benziman and Lauren Romm, March 2014
Symposium summary, featuring MK Ronen Hoffman, Dr. Yuval Benziman and Prof. Joel Peters, March 2014

New Opportunities for American Contributions to Transforming Israeli-Palestinian Relations - Prof. Louis Kriesberg, October 2013

Findings of a Mitvim poll on Israel's foreign policy - November 2013 (read the press release here)

Reaching Out to the Arab Spring - Lessons from an American Experience, September 2013

Back to Basics: The Evoluton of the Palestinian UN Campaign - Grant Rumley - July 2013

Reactions to a Turkish Poll on Israel-Turkey Relations - April 2013

Towards Mending Israel-Turkey Relations: Summary of Mitvim's Activities

An Interview with Ajmal Sohail, Leader of the Afghan Liberal Party - Mr. Arik Segal  

Continuing on the Path to Statehood: The Palestinians Following their September 2011 UN Bid

Changing Paradigms in Israel's Foreign Policy: Do Think Tanks Matter?

A Call to Convene Regional Middle Eastern Think Tanks


Israel and Turkey during the Arab Spring - Dr. Nimrod Goren

Spoilers of Peace and the Dilemmas of Conflict Resolution, A Mitvim-Syracuse University publication

New Paradigms, New Voices - Dr. Nimrod Goren 


Mitvim Reports and Policy Papers that are available only in Hebrew can be accessed here


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