Project of the Month

These programs allow talented underprivileged teenagers to fulfill their potential by providing them with a challenging program of enrichment and leadership training at the Ruppin Institute of Marine Science. Talented 7th graders from all backgrounds of Israeli society in the lower socio-economic levels are chosen - programs run for 2 years.

ESRA Karmiel 'Peace and Security Options in Israel'

ESRA Karmiel Branch invite you to a thought provoking discussion with

"The Peace & Security Association" in a series of talks on National Security
This series of meetings is an opportunity to engage in a discussion with a professional from the security field.

This month our guest speaker is Brig. Gen. (ret.) Dov (Fufi) Sedaka

"The Civil Administration, the West Bank, and practical meanings of military rule in the region"

Presentation followed by a Q&A and open discussion.

Sedaka began his military service in the elite commando unit Sayeret ‎Matkal and served there until 1992, attaining the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. Sedaka has also ‎served as Head of the Gaza District Coordination and Liaison Office, and as Head of the Civil ‎Administration in Judea and Samaria (West Bank).
Today, Sedaka works for the Economic Co-‎operation Foundation (ECF) and is a member of the Israel-Palestine Chamber of Commerce.‎

The Peace and Security Association (in Hebrew - המועצה לשלום ולביטחון) is a member-based non-profit organisation, established in 1988. Its members include individuals who have served as high-ranking officers in the IDF, the police force, the prison service, other security agencies, and members who are currently professors in various academic institutions.

The association supports a viable and sustainable peaceful resolution to the conflict in the Middle East as a necessary step towards ensuring Israel's security and social resilience under any agreement and maintaining its democratic foundation in the long-term. 

Please note: The meeting is starting earlier and will finish in time to allow for those going to Karmiel Folk Klub at 21.00.


Kehilat Hakerem
Spitzer Center
4 Sheizaf
Contact Name: 
054-229 1276
Price for Members: