Published by Everett Taylor on March 22, 2017

2016 Bridges of Understanding Dinner Celebrates Global Citizenship

Recently, Bridges of Understanding, a nonprofit organization, had its annual awards gala at the Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse at Lincoln Center. The Benefit Committee of this event was made up of Ambassador Dina Kawar; Ambassador Yousef Al Otaiba and Mrs. Abeer Al Otaiba; and Ambassador James Smith and Dr. Janet Breslin-Smith.

Published by Everett Taylor on February 27, 2017

Prominent Figures Invited to the International Institute for Strategic Studies

It also holds a series of talks called the Ambassadors’ Forum. In May, 2016, the speaker at the Forum was Yousef Al Otaiba (, the Ambassador from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to the United States.