|JDC Ambassadors Circle Chair|
Steven Price welcomes everyone.
|Alan Gill, Executive Director of International Relations talks about|
Areivut: Responsibility and its Challenges
|JDC Ambassadors Circle Steering Committee Member|
Zachary Fasman introduces a session Israel's greatest challenges.
Executive Director, Taub Center for Social Policy Studies in Israel
discusses the challenges facing Israel today and looking to the future.
|Yossi Tamir, Director of TEVET |
JDC's Employment Initiative in Israel talks about
programs aimed at addressing some of those challenges.
President, Sofia, Bulgaria Jewish Community
Vice President, Bulgaria Jewish Community
speaks about the European Jewish community today.
|Jennifer Kraft, Director of Community Relations |
discusses opportunities for outreach and engagement in today's
American Jewish community.
|Mazi Melesa, who came to Israel during Operation Solomon shares her |
personal story; with Amir Shaviv, Assistant Executive Vice President
for Special Operations.
Global Director, International Development Program
discusses disaster preparedness and international cooperation
during times of crisis.
National Coordinator, JDC-Eshel programs for
Ethiopian Elderly in Israel, who emigrated to Israel during Operation Moses
tells his own personal story of integration in Israeli society.
|Etta Gross Zimmerman of the JDC Board of Directors|
introduces the session on Post-Soviet Jewry,
The Greatest Challenges.
Director of Former Soviet Union Department
speaks about the issues facing Jewish communities in the
Former Soviet Union today.
Associate Director, JDC Latin America Office discusses
Latin America's Jewish communities.
|Sigal Shelach, Director of Programs for Minorities and Immigrants,|
and Sam Amiel, Senior International Relations Executive
talk about the challenges of employment for Arab-Israelis.
|Anne Heyman speaking about the|
Agahozo Shalom Youth Village in Rwanda