Journalists are cordially invited to a Knesset briefing hosted by MK Yoni Chetboun on the subject of the latest studies of the education curriculum of UNRWA, the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), which educates 492,000 Palestinian students in UNRWA schools.

There will be expert presentations delivered by:

Dr. Arnon Groiss, a member of the Advisory Council on the Israeli-Palestinian schoolbook research project, who has translated and evaluated the UNRWA curriculum who will address the subject of: “The Right of Return and the Armed Struggle” – as taught in UNRWA schools

Former Labor MK, Dr. Einat Wilf, who has focused her research on the role of UNRWA in perptuating the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, will address the subject of “Reforming UNRWA’s Practices on the Path to Peace”

Consuls and diplomatic representatives from all the donor countries to UNRWA will be in attendance.

The event will take place at 1400 on Monday 24th February. It will take place in the Shprintzak Hall, on the first floor of the Knesset.

RSVP: Center For Near East Policy Research, tel. 02-6234556 or