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    01 June

    | 2009 | 14:30

    Civil Society and the Challenges Facing Jerusalem

    • Free
    • Public
    • Radak 20, Jerusalem
    • Free
    • Public
    • Radak 20, Jerusalem
    Civil Society and the Challenges Facing Jerusalem
    Monday, 9th of Sivan, June 1, 2009, 14:30–20:00 The Teddy Kollek Hall, Jerusalem Institute, 20 Rehov Radaq, Jerusalem
    14:30 Opening Remarks:
    • Ora Ahimeir, Director General, Jerusalem Institute
    • Eran Tzidkiahu, Legacy Heritage Fellow; Jerusalem Institute
    14:45 – 16:30 First Session: The Social and Educational Challenge
    Chair: Dr. Hagai Agmon-Snir, Director, Jerusalem Intercultural Center (JICC)
    • Dorothy Herman, Member, Board of Directors, Jerusalem International YMCA
    • Dr. Ronit Hed., Head, Social Justice Department, Shatil
    • Dr. Flora Mor, Head, Educational Interventions, Ashalim-JDC Israel
    • Pazit Schweid, Director, Jerusalem Office, Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel; and Coordinator, Sustainable Jerusalem
    • Dr. Walid Salem, Director General, Center for Democracy & Community Development (Lecture will be held in English)
    • Nadim Shiban, Head, Project Department, The Jerusalem Foundation
    16:30-16:45 Break
    16:45-18:00 Second Session – The Planning Challenge
    Chair: Prof. Yaacov Bar-Siman-Tov, Head, Jerusalem Institute; and Hebrew University of Jerusalem
    • Architect Efrat Cohen-Bar, Project Coordinator for East Jerusalem and Member of the Community Planning Team, Bimkom-Planners for Planning Rights
    • Prof. Rasem Khamaisi, Head, Planning Team, International Peace & Cooperation Center
    • Yael Elishar, Coordinator, Coalition for the Preservation of the Jerusalem Hills, Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel; and Head, Planning in the District of Jerusalem
    • Yehudit Harel, Public Relations Coordinator, Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
    18:00-18:15 Break
    18:15-20:00 Third Session – The Political Challenge
    Chair: Ora Ahimeir
    • Prof. Yaacov Bar-Siman-Tov, Jerusalem Institute
    • Dr. Dore Gold, President, Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs
    • Prof. Gerald Steinberg, Executive Director, NGO Monitor
    • Prof. Rasem Khamaisi, International Peace & Cooperation Center
    • Dr. Menachem Klein, Board Member, Ir Amim
    Please confirm attendance at: 02-5630175 Ext. 11 or 13
    Recommended Parking: The Jerusalem Theatre