Multicultural society

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…

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New Impulses for the German-Israeli Youth Exchange in Migration Societies

30 educators from the field of youth and educational work met in the frame of the project “Living Diversity – Challenges and Perspectives for Education and Youth Exchange” and set new impulses for youth exchange in Germany and Israel as migration societies. The seminar “German-Israeli Youth Exchange: Encounters of Young People in Migration Societies”, which…

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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…

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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…

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Identity and Cross-Cultural Encounters in a Pluralistic Society

German-Israeli Professional Exchange Program Young people from Israel and Germany share the quest for identity in increasingly diversified and pluralistic societies. Youth educators from both countries daily face the challenges of how to encourage a more diverse and equal youth representation in their fields of work. Haifa as a “mixed city” is an exceptional place…

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