Speaking Engagement


Do you want a clearer picture of Middle Eastern politics, culture, and religions?

Do you need more understanding of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict?  Would you like to know more about life inside Palestine? Have you wondered why this conflict  has been going on for so long and if there is any hope of solution?

Are you seeking a guest speaker who offers inspiration and tangible actions for next steps towards peace?

Azzam Talhami is a Palestinian journalist, on-air news commentor and peace facilitator who grew up in the occupied territories. Azzam illuminates audiences on an often misunderstood region while sharing from the heart about his own lived experience. Learn how he became a peace activist, overcoming great personal struggle to facilitate communication compassionately between all peoples.

Azzam is Fluent in English, Arabic, and Hebrew. He speaks to a wide variety of groups – from colleges to cultural and religious centers to fellow journalists and peace builders – with sensitivity, humor and wisdom.

For a workshop, retreat, speaking engagement, or to book Azzam for your on-air news segment, email him below.


“Azzam has transformed anger and hatred into love, forgiveness, and a vision for integrating Israeli and Palestinian Communities.” 

– Tarek Maassarani, Salam Institute for Peace, Washington, D.C.