Thursday, 11 October 2018 
I 18:30 h I Festsaal

The EU in Israel:
Strengthening Democracy – Strengthening Civil Society

Panel discussion

Welcome:
Susanne Keppler-Schlesinger
Deputy Director, Vienna School of International Studies
Lukas Mandl
Member of the European Parliament

Keynote:
Naomi Chazan
Head of the School of Government and Society, Academic College of Tel-Aviv-Yaffo; former President, New Israel Fund; Member of the Knesset

Discussion:
Sharon Abraham-Weiss
Executive Director, Association for Civil Rights in Israel-ACRI
Elah Alcalay
Currently VP for Business Development on the Board of the New Israel Fund
Sultan Abu Obiad
Director, Beersheba Office, Shatil-The New Israel Funds Initiative for Social Change

Moderation:
Eric Frey
Journalist, Der Standard

Partner: NIFA