Yaniv Sagee, Executive Director, Givat Haviva
Mohammad Darawshe, Director, Shared Society Education Department
The goal of the Center for a Shared Society at Givat Haviva is to build an inclusive, sustainable, thriving Israeli democracy based on mutual responsibility and civic equality and to engage Israel's divided communities in collective action towards the advancement of a shared vision of the future.
In this session, the speakers will address the opportunities and challenges in their work in Israel. They will also discuss how Americans of different political persuasions and religious backgrounds might be able to contribute constructively to the pursuit of peace in the Middle East. They will address how their models of equality and coexistence might enhance the activities of the diverse groups involved in Israeli and Palestinian activism in the United States.
Seating is limited. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by October 30.