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On Shared Existence in the Negev

This week we talked with Jamal Alkirnawi, executive director of the organization “A New Dawn in the Negev”. Jamal has been part of two programs in the frame of the project “Living Diversity in Germany and Israel” and he shared with us his thoughts on the importance of diversity-conscious education in his organization as well…

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My Pain – Your Pain: The Battle on Collective Memory

The following article has been contributed by Nili Keren, Ph.D., former teachers‘ trainer and lecturer at the Kibbutzim College of Education in Tel Aviv. She is internationally recognized for her important work in Holocaust Education as well as research on the shaping of memory of the Holocaust in European countries. The national collective narrative of the…

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“As You Set out for Ithaka…” – 120 German and Israeli Professionals Meet in Conference to Discuss Diversity in Education and Youth Exchange

Applying the project’s title “Living Diversity in Germany and Israel – Challenges and Perspectives for Education and Youth Exchange”, ConAct – Coordination Center German-Israeli Youth Exchange hosted a conference in Lutherstadt Wittenberg between November 14 and 16, 2016 in cooperation with the Israel Youth Exchange Authority. © All images by ConAct/Ruthe Zuntz Life in open…

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“Little Things Can Create Big Discussions” – Professional Exchange Program Succesfully Completed in Berlin

From August 22 to 26, 2016 a group of professionals from Germany and Israel met in Berlin and took part in the professional exchange program within the frame of the project “Living Diversity in Germany and Israel – Challenges and Perspectives for Education and Youth Exchange”. After an interesting first day with outdoor activities and a…

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