American Experts Delegation program



Givat Haviva is pleased to present
The American Expert Delegation Program
On Conflict Resolution and Shared Society
From Monday November 11th to Thursday November 14th

Emeritus Professor Kenneth Cushner, International Education, Kent State University and Executive Director, International Academy for Intercultural Research (IAIR)
Mr. Steve Riskin, Senior Advisor, US Institute for Peace (USIP)
Professor Ned Lazarus, Elliott School of International Affairs, George Washington University
Monday, Nov. 11
The experts will conduct interactive workshops for the Givat Haviva professional team as well as facilitators, teachers, and program leaders in the field of education for a shared society in Israel.
To register for the workshops
Tuesday, Nov. 12
The experts will conduct interactive workshops for students at the Givat Haviva International School and speak at Givat Haviva’s 7th Annual Conference: Educational Roadmap for a Shared Society.
For conference program and registration
Wednesday, Nov. 13
Discussions, lectures, and meetings with senior officials at the Ministry of Education, the Knesset Caucus for Shared Living between Jews and Arabs, and other peace building organizations in Jerusalem.
Thursday, Nov 14
Workshop in collaboration with Shatil and the Peace NGOs Forum on best practices for building shared society. The workshop will feature Givat Haviva's new book on its Shared Communities Program, inviting the international and local scholars to comment on the Givat Haviva model and add their professional experience, sharing ideas for best practices. The workshop will include roundtables for active engagement of participants.
Information and registration
Program activities are in English and open to the public free of charge with pre-registration.
Embassy of the United States
Funding for this program is provided by the United States Government