Partnership2Gether Israel – New York Connections invites you to a videoconference and webinar series on “Trends In The Ultra Orthodox Communities In New York & Jerusalem”, hosted by the New York – Jerusalem Experts Exchange, a Partnership2Gether Program.
Join us to learn about ultra-orthodox community trends, myths and stereotypes. We will discuss common challenges, what divides us, what unites us and best practices for creating an inclusive community.
Video-conference: Thursday, May 3, 2012
New York: 9:00am-12:00pm, at UJA-Federation of New York, 130 East 59th Street, NY, NY
Jerusalem: 16:00-19:00, at the American Center Jerusalem, 19 Keren Hayesod st.
- Prof. Rabbi Naftali Rothenberg, Senior Research Fellow, The Van Leer Institute
- Hagai Agmon-Snir, Phd, Director, The Jerusalem Intercultural Center
- Prop. Samuel Heilman, Distinguished Prof. Sociology, Queens College
- William Rapfogel, Ceo, Met Council On Jewish Poverty
Webinars: May 17 & May 29, 2012
May 17 – Social Service Bridges between Ultra-Orthodox and Secular Communities in Jerusalem
May 29 – Social Service Bridges between Ultra-Orthodox and Secular Communities in New York
Both webinars will be at 09:00-10:00am (New York time), 16:00-17:00 (Israel time).
Online Registration via Jerusalem Experts Exchange website