Dalia Rabin-Pelossof to Speak at Burkle Center Dinner
Daughter of the late Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin will discuss Oslo Ten Years Later: The Rabin Legacy in Today's Middle East.
Published: Tuesday, September 02, 2003
The Ronald W. Burkle Center for International Relations will hold a private dinner September 16 to honor Dalia Rabin-Pelossof, daughter of Israel's late Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin. The dinner will be hosted by Geoffrey Garrett, vice provost of the UCLA International Institute and director of the Burkle Center, and Rita Spiegel, president of the Rita Spiegel Charitable Foundation and a UCLA alumnus.
Dalia Rabin-Pelossof was born in Israel in 1950. She holds an L.L.B. and is an attorney by profession. Elected to the Israeli Knesset in 1999, she represented the Center Party (Hamercaz, which advocates improving the economy, investing in education, negotiations with Syria and the Palestinians, and uprooting political corruption. She was chairperson of the Ethics Committee and a member of the Constitution, Law and Justice Committee; the Committee for the Advancement of the Status of Women; the State Control Committee; and the Committee for the Advancement of the Status of the Child. In March 2001 she was appointed Deputy Minister of Defense.
Ms. Rabin-Pelossof also serves as chairperson of the Yitzhak Rabin Center for Israel Studies Administrative Committee. She is married and has two children.