Ambassador Ron Prosor

Date: December 3, 2017  - Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Merage JCC Show map
Contact: Nicole RosensonPhone: 9494353400 ext. 161Email:

Ambassador Ron Prosor - An Inside Look at the UN: Israel's Seat at the International Table

Sunday, December 3, 6 p.m.

Co-sponsored by Jewish Federation & Family Services Orange County

As a leading authority on foreign policy in Israel and the Middle East, Ambassador Prosor draws from his experience at the United Nations to offer audiences a unique vantage point for understanding global politics and economic affairs. He addresses the enormous political, military, economic and cultural challenges Israel faces on the front lines of both the international and national arenas, and takes us on a fascinating journey behind the scenes of international policymaking.

Ambassador Ron Prosor is the Abba Eban Chair of International Diplomacy at the Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya (IDC). Prior to joining the IDC, Prosor served as Israel’s 16th Permanent Representative to the United Nations from 2011 - 2015.

In his more than two decades with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Prosor carved out an international reputation as one of Israel’s most distinguished diplomats. 

As an officer in the Artillery Division of the IDF, Mr. Prosor attained the rank of Major and completed the IDF Battalion Commanders course. He holds a Master’s degree in Political Science from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

A prolific writer and commentator, Mr. Prosor’s op-eds have appeared in numerous publications including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Foreign Policy, The Los Angeles Times, The Chicago Tribune, The Telegraph,  Ha'aretz, and The Jerusalem Post. He has also made regular appearances in international media outlets including CNN, Fox News, MSNBC, BBC and many others.

Assigned seating: $25 JCC members, $32 public, $32 at the door

VIP single $100 or VIP couple $175, includes premium seats

Premium VIP: $500/couple, includes premium seats and dinner at private home (limited spaces available)