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 Yokneam with 'Dialogue is the Name of the Game' with Lydia Eisenberg

ESRA Yokneam Branch

invites you to a talk

Dialogue is the Name of the Game
with ‎ Lydia Aisenberg

from the 'Center for a Shared Society' at Givat Haviva.

Lydia Aisenberg
is a journalist, informal educator and special study tour guide. Born in 1946, Lydia is originally from South Wales, Britain and came to live in Israel in 1967 and has been a member of Kibbutz Mishmar HaEmek since. The mother of five and grandmother of five (so far) Lydia has been involved in shared citizenship projects of the Givat Haviva Institutes International Department for the last 25 years, and involved in informal education projects since her first visit to Israel in 1965 and volunteering during the 1967 war.

Lydia has written many articles on a variety of subjects for the ESRA Magazine. Click on this link to her articles in the on-line ESRA Magazine.

The Center for a Shared Society aims to build an inclusive, socially cohesive society in Israel by engaging divided communities in collective action towards the advancement of a sustainable, thriving Israeli democracy based on mutual responsibility, civic equality and a shared vision of the future.

The Center immerses Arab and Jewish populations in unique cross-cultural experiences that foster mutual understanding through language, arts, film and tours.  In addition, a variety of experiential learning programs are offered for overseas visitors, including seminars, study tours, Arab language study program for English speakers and conflict resolution & mediation studies.

Light Refreshments will be served

Private Home
Contact Name: 
052-564 2174
Price for Members: