On the 12th November, 2015, City University published independent academic research on British Jewish attitudes towards Israel. Funded by Yachad, 1,131 adult British Jews were surveyed on their views on Israel by Ipsos Mori between March and June of 2015. The research design, analysis and interpretation of the data was carried out by a research team comprising: Stephen Miller, Emeritus Professor of Social Research in the Department of Sociology at City University London; Margaret Harris, …... READ MORE »
Below is a selection of the educational resources that have been developed by Yachad. Check back here regularly as we will keep on adding to this section.
The EU is introducing labelling of settlement products. What does this mean? Why now? Will it help? Find out more about EU labelling in our comprehensive guide below, or click here to view in a separate …... READ MORE »
Yachad is committed to offering Anglo-Jewry the opportunity to access in-depth education about Israel from a range of previously unheard perspectives on issues that are both historically important and relevant in 21st century Israel. We ensure that these, often unknown, perspectives are introduced to your community though our quality educational events and courses. Our diverse set of educators will use their knowledge and skills to provide a robust and challenging outlook whilst also …... READ MORE »
This 5-page hand-out provides a good overview of some of the more complex issues related to Jerusalem. In the handout you can find information about:
- The population of Jerusalem
- The status of the people living in Jerusalem
- Issues around building in Jerusalem
- Possible outcomes for Jerusalem in a peace-agreement.
Click here to download the …... READ MORE »
This resource is an outline of a session that can be used to facilitate a conversation between participants about what they perceive to be ‘pro-Israel’ and how they feel about the current political situation. It is a useful trigger for those wishing to engage in difficult conversations.
Click here to download an outline of the session
Click here to download the accompanying …
Jewish tradition: some guiding principles for dealing with Israel in the 21st century
Each of the following four documents contain a series of mekorot (sources) and guiding questions. These resources can be used as a trigger for conversation, or for more in-depth study and as part of a chevruta (the traditional Jewish practice of studying with a partner).
1. Click here to view our resource on Human Dignity in the Jewish tradition or click here to download it.
2. Click here to view our …