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Sunday, February 16 • 5:00pm - 6:15pm
Halichot Olam: Judaism and Sustainability

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We will examine the roots of environmental concepts in Jewish thought and compare them with other prevalent perceptions on the environment and focusing on the innovation the Jewish perception offers and its relevance to our times. This session is based on a study conducted at the "Halichot Olam" center for Judaism and environmentalism, as well as on dozens of published articles in the field.


Aharon Ariel Lavi

Aharon Ariel Lavi is the founder and director of the Nettiot Network, which reengages Haredi Ba'alei Teshuva (Returnees) into Israeli society. He is also founder of Garin Shuva in the Negev and co-founder of the National Council of Mission-Driven Communities. Aharon is pursuing a PhD in Jewish Economic Thought and published a book along with articles on many other social issues. This year Aharon is a Tikvah Fellow and lives with his wife and... Read More →

Sunday February 16, 2014 5:00pm - 6:15pm
Long Ridge

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