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Birthright Israel Study Abroad
Sustainability in Israel and the Middle East

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Fast Facts


Birthright Israel Study Abroad: Sustainability in Israel and the Middle East

Teaching Faculty:

Dr. Miri Lavi Neeman

Language of Instruction:


Academic Credit:

3 credits

Program Dates:

June 16 – 30, 2019


Minimum 3.0 GPA. See Birthright Israel website for details.

Application Deadline:

April 1, 2019


US$ 250 (includes housing)

Course Highlights

  • Meet with leading experts in the field of sustainability and conservation
  • Learn about cross-border environmental cooperation between Israel and its neighbors
  • Analyze an off-grid village, a solar installation field and an underwater observatory
  • Check out the latest in green technology
  • Explore water conservation at the Dead Sea


The program cost is $250 – you can use your Birthright Israel deposit towards the cost of the program!

Apply through the Birthright Israel website.


  • We’re happy to answer any questions you might have! Visit the Birthright Israel website for a FAQ and more details on applying, or contact us for information on academics.

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