Learn with Mini-Classes from Arava Institute Faculty

Join the Arava Institute virtually to learn more about the environment from our leaders and faculty. These quick, 30-minute mini-classes will be broadcast live on the Arava Institute Facebook page.

September 2020 series:

David Lehrer: “Environmental Cooperation, One Step at a Time”
Wednesday, September 2, 1:00 PM EDT
Watch the recording here

Prof. Dan Rabinowitz: “The Power of Deserts: Will 200 Arab Men Save the World from Climate Chaos?”
Wednesday, September 9, 12:00 PM EDT
Watch the recording here

Dr. Shimrit Maman: “Nano-Satellites in Climate Change Research”
Wednesday, September 16, 1:00 PM EDT
Watch the recording here

Dr. Clive Lipchin: “Sampling of COVID-19 in Wastewater”
Wednesday, September 23, 1:00 PM EDT

Dr. Suleiman Halasah & Rina Kedem: “Jordanian-Israeli Cooperation on the Environment”
Wednesday, September 30, 1:30 PM EDT

Spring 2020 series recordings:

David Lehrer, “Coronavirus and the Environment”

Dr. Tareq Abu Hamed, “COVID-19’s Impact on the Future of Renewable Energy”

Dr. Yael Teff-Seker, “Mediation as a Tool for Resolving Environmental Conflict”

Dr. Maya Negev, “A Tale of Two Public Health Crises: Coronavirus and Climate Change”

Dr. Miri Lavi-Neeman, “Contesting Green Lines and Social Boundaries: Research in the Negev Highland”

Rabbi Michael Cohen, “The Bible, the Environment, and Our Times”