Monthly Archives: October 2016

  • Arava Institute Water Expert Visits Central Pennsylvania

    From Israel to Pennsylvania, water resources are precious and must be protected.  During a recent trip to the US, Dr. Clive Lipchin, Director of the Arava Institute’s Center of Transboundary Water Management, connected with students and faculty at Pennsylvania State University and shared insights that can help their communities work ...

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  • A rabbi in the desert: A reminder of what can be

    When I was five I attended my first political rally. It was the March on Trenton which paralleled the famous March on Washington and Martin Luther King's "I have a Dream Speech." The event in Trenton, New Jersey, as well as others around the country, were held for people who ...

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  • Women Wage Peace March of Hope

    For the past two weeks women and men throughout Israel have been demonstrating peacefully for hope and peace in various locations as part of the Women Wage Peace March of Hope. The Eilat and Arava Region march in Eilat, as well as the final national march and rally in Jerusalem, ...

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  • Director’s Blog: Memories of the Late Shimon Peres

    It was my great privilege and honor to have met Shimon Peres, blessed be his memory, on a number of occasions during my life. The first time I met the future Prime Minister and President of the State of Israel was in his office in the famous Labor Party Headquarters ...

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