San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Live It Like A Local and get involved with one of Israel’s hottest topics
- Israeli Elections 2015 have begun!-
Wondering what the commotion is about? Want to understand more? Do you have questions that you are searching for answers? Then this is the event for YOU..
Masa Israel invites ALL our participants (ages 18-30) to join us, as we dive into the 20th Israeli elections.
Hear from a diversity of influential leaders, thinkers and activists why these election are like no other. How they are not only going to effect the state of Israel but in fact they’re outcome will affect the entire Jewish world - Take part in a Q & A panel and MORE!!!!!
18:15-20:00 Breakout Session : Choose from the Following
A: Israeli Politics 101: Am I Left, Right, Center or Somewhere in Between? A briefing on the Israeli political system, the parties, the political players and their platforms.
B: Hamas or Cottage Cheese? What are Israelis’ priorities as they head to the voting booth? The Peace Process? The Cost of Living? Democracy vs Jewish State?
20:20-21:30 Moderated Panel Discussion Hear from a diverse panel why these elections are not only vital for the State of Israel, but for the entire Jewish world on why these elections are not only vital for the State of Israel, but for the entire Jewish world
Panel Moderated by: Haviv Rettig Gur, Political Correspondent for The Times of Israel
When & Where
Masa Israel Journey
Masa Israel Journey is the leader in immersive international experiences in Israel. Masa Israel offers young people ages 18-30 the top gap year, study abroad, service-learning and career development opportunities. An initiative of The Jewish Agency for Israel and the Government of Israel, Masa Israel’s subsidized, individually tailored programs allow participants to immerse themselves in the community and embark on unique journeys that enrich their personal and professional growth.