Seeding Change: Palestinian Non-Violence & Ali Abu Awwad

Join us for an upcoming event in our Palestinian Speaker Series: February 28th in Washington D.C. Seeding a Palestinian Non-Violence Movement Join us on February 28th in Washington, D.C. to hear Ali Abu Awwad speak about the move­ments he has been a part of, their successes and chal­lenges, and about the non-violence move­ment he is […]

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Start: February 28, 2015
End: February 28, 2015
Address:
Washington D.C, United States
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Tour to Bethlehem for Jewish Communal Leaders: Jewish Educators, Rabbis, and Lay Leaders

Encounter is now accepting appli­ca­tions for our upcoming February 26–27 trip to Bethlehem. This trip is geared towards rabbinical students and students of Jewish educa­tion. For more infor­ma­tion, please contact Shani Rosenbaum, Middle East Program Coordinator at shani@​encounterprograms.​org.

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Start: February 26, 2015
End: February 27, 2015
Address:
Bethlehem, West Bank
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Create Your Own Third Space: Encounter’s Facilitation Training in Jerusalem

Create Your Own Third Space: Join Encounter’s January Facilitation Training January 25 in Jerusalem Encounter alumni and the wider commu­nity are warmly invited to partic­i­pate in an exciting new stand-alone Facilitation Training! Join us to learn the best tools of the Encounter facil­i­ta­tion model to hold space for more connected and more construc­tive conver­sa­tions, from […]

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Start: January 25, 2015
End: January 25, 2015
Address:
Jerusalem, United States
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Palestinian Voices Speaker Series: Next Generation of Palestinian Leadership

Join us for upcoming events in our Palestinian Speaker Series: Perspectives of NextGen Palestinians on January 11th in New York City. Join us for an oppor­tu­nity to hear voices we rarely hear: the next gener­a­tion of Palestinian leaders.

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Start: January 11, 2015
End: January 11, 2015
Address:
New York City, NY, United States
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Palestinian Voices Speaker Series: Next Generation of Palestinian Leadership

Join us for upcoming events in our Palestinian Speaker Series: Perspectives of NextGen Palestinians on January 8th in Boston. Join us for an oppor­tu­nity to hear voices we rarely hear: the next gener­a­tion of Palestinian leaders.

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Start: January 8, 2015
End: January 8, 2015
Address:
Boston, MA, United States
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Tour to Bethlehem for Jewish Communal Leaders: Jewish Educators, Rabbis, and Lay Leaders

Encounter is now accepting appli­ca­tions for our upcoming December 25–26 trip to Bethlehem. Jewish communal leaders are encour­aged to apply. If you have any ques­tions about your eligi­bility to partic­i­pate, please contact Shani Rosebaum at shani@​encounterprograms.​org.

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Start: December 25, 2014
End: December 26, 2014
Address:
Bethlehem, West Bank
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Shifting Realities: Dr. Khalil Shikaki on Palestinian Public Opinion

You are invited to join us as we launch the third year of our Palestinian Speaker Series with an evening of discus­sion with Dr. Khalil Shikaki. If you are inter­ested in attending please email events@​encounterprograms.​org.

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Start: December 14, 2014
End: December 14, 2014
Address:
Boston, MA, United States
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Tour to the Bethlehem Area for Current and Emerging Jewish Leaders

Encounter is now accepting appli­ca­tions for our upcoming November 13–14 trip to the Bethlehem area. Jewish communal leaders are encour­aged to apply. If you have ques­tions about your eligi­bility to partic­i­pate, please contact Shani Rosenbaum, Middle East Program Coordinator at shani@​encounterprograms.​org.

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Start: November 13, 2014
End: November 14, 2014
Address:
West Bank
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Ali Abu Awwad US Speaking Tour

Encounter is proud to support our long-time speaker Ali Abu Awwad as he spreads his message to commu­ni­ties throughout the United States in the coming weeks.

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Start: September 27, 2014 12:00 am
End: October 17, 2014 11:00 pm
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United States
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RRA Delegation Trip

Encounter is pleased to be working with the Reconstructionist Rabbinical Association mission on a special oppor­tu­nity to spend two and a half days on an Encounter trip to the Southern West Bank (Bethlehem and Hebron areas) in July of 2014.

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Start: July 21, 2014
End: July 23, 2014
Address:
West Bank
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Encounter is an edu­ca­tional orga­ni­za­tion dedi­cated to strength­ening the capacity of the Jewish people to be construc­tive agents of change in resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Moti­vated by the relent­less Jew­ish pur­suit of hokhma (wis­dom) and binah (under­stand­ing), Encounter cul­ti­vates informed Jew­ish lead­er­ship on the Israeli-Palestinian con­flict by bring­ing…

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