Centers & Programs

Middle East Program

The Middle East program provides cutting-edge analysis of the region’s emerging political, economic, and social trends, offering insights about the sources of its current instability, where it might be headed, and the United States’ role in the Middle East.

Morocco has one of the world’s largest solar power plants, Ouarzazate Solar Power Station (OSPS), also called Noor Power Station

Program Experts

Elliott Abrams

Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies

Henri J. Barkey

Adjunct Senior Fellow for Middle East Studies

Robert D. Blackwill

Henry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy

Steven A. Cook

Eni Enrico Mattei Senior Fellow for Middle East and Africa Studies and Director of the International Affairs Fellowship for Tenured International Relations Scholars

Martin S. Indyk

Lowy Distinguished Fellow in U.S.-Middle East Diplomacy

Farah Pandith

Adjunct Senior Fellow

Linda Robinson

Senior Fellow for Women and Foreign Policy

Ray Takeyh

Hasib J. Sabbagh Senior Fellow for Middle East Studies