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    About the Arava Institute

    Here, the idea that nature knows no political borders is more than a belief. It is a fact, a curriculum, and a way of life.

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    History & Mission

    Founded in 1996, the Arava Institute’s mission is to prepare young leaders to cooperatively solve the region’s environmental challenges.

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  • In the News

    The arava institute in the news For the most up-to-date mention of the Arava Institute in the news, check out the articles below. Please note

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    Staff

    The Arava Institute is staffed by a number of passionate and committed professionals. Click here to learn more about them!

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    Blog

    The Director’s blog provides exciting insights into life at the Arava Institute. Click here to read and responded to this monthly update!

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    Faculty

    The Arava Institute faculty work tirelessly to both solve the region’s environmental challenges and provide students the skills they need to do the same. Click here to learn more!

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    Board of Directors

    The Arava Institute is advised by an outstanding board of directors. Click here to learn more about the board!

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  • Israeli Public Council

    The Israeli Public Council was launched in 2013 to raise awareness of the work of the Arava Institute in Israel, and to increase financial resources

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    Friends of the Arava Institute

    Based in Boston, the Friends of the Arava Institute is a great way for North American supporters to get involved with the Institute. Click here to learn more!

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    Sponsors

    The Arava Institute is able to carry out its mission thanks to support from generous donors and partners. Click here to find out who we’ve worked with during the 2012-2013 academic year!

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    Academic Affiliates

    The Arava Institute is proud to partner with a number of prestigious institutions in the United States and Israel. Click here to learn more!

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  • Contact Us

    If you have questions, comments, or feedback please contact us! click here for our contact information!

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  • Annual Reports, Financial Statements & Publications

    To learn more about the Arava Institute’s reports & publications click here!

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Friends of the Arava Institute

The Friends of the Arava Institute is a US registered 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Its mission is to support the critical work of the Arava Institute for Environmental Studies through public awareness, student recruitment and fundraising campaigns. Donations to the Arava Institute through the Friends of the Arava Institute are tax deductible. Your contribution ensures the education of new environmental leaders who will build a more sustainable and pluralistic future in the Middle East.

The Friends of the Arava Institute is supported by a national board of trustees and a professional staff team dedicated to manifesting the values of the Arava Institute in the United States and around the world. The Friends of the Arava Institute invites your support and friendship. If you would like to get involved or make a donation, please contact us at info@friendsofarava.org or click here to donate.