Haifa

Your Story Moves II! – Learning About the Other Is Learning About Ourselves

Nothing can connect people like a whole week spent together, travelling around the country and sharing life stories! Young people in Germany and Israel have diverse cultural, religious and national identities. Many of them come from families with a migration story or have experienced migration themselves.  Under the motto “Your Story Moves!” a group of…

Read more Your Story Moves II! – Learning About the Other Is Learning About Ourselves

Diversity Through the Camera Lense

Both the German and the Israeli societies grow in a wide variety of narratives, stories, identities and backgrounds. Be it a cultural one, religious, ethnic, social or gender related. These topics are tackled in various forms through literature, music, politics and more. In both countries these themes have made their way onto the big screen…

Read more Diversity Through the Camera Lense

Future Perspectives – Talking About Diversity Education

During our professional exchange program “Identity and Cross-Cultural Encounters in a Pluralistic Society” in Haifa/Israel we had the chance to speak with two Israeli educators about how to educate diversity in a pluralistic society despite or precisely because of given societal conflicts. Watch now the two interviews with Moran Ofek, Director of the Hand in…

Read more Future Perspectives – Talking About Diversity Education

Educating Towards Diversity – A Video Recap of Our Professional Exchange Program in Haifa

“Identity and Cross-Cultural Encounters in a Pluralistic Society” – Living Diversity in Germany and Israel: The Israel Youth Exchange Authority and ConAct – Coordination Center German-Israeli Youth Exchange hosted a follow-up of 2016 professional exchange program from November 27 to December 1, 2017 in Israel. During this exchange, around 40 participants from both countries got…

Read more Educating Towards Diversity – A Video Recap of Our Professional Exchange Program in Haifa

“Identity and Cross-Cultural Encounters in a Pluralistic Society” – Professionals From Germany and Israel Discover the Youth Work Landscape in Haifa

In August 2016 educators from Germany and Israel took part in a professional exchange program in Berlin as part of the project “Living Diversity in Germany and Israel – Challenges and Perspectives for Education and Youth Exchange”. As a follow-up of this seminar, the Israel Youth Exchange Authority and ConAct invited professionals and youth work…

Read more “Identity and Cross-Cultural Encounters in a Pluralistic Society” – Professionals From Germany and Israel Discover the Youth Work Landscape in Haifa