Events

See details of all of Yachad’s upcoming events. Please click on the individual events below for more information.

Nov
12
Sun
November Study Tour
Nov 12 @ 12:00 pm – Nov 15 @ 3:00 pm

Join Yachad on a delegation to Israel & the West Bank from 12th-15th of November, 2017 (final dates tbc).

We’re currently in the process of finalising all details for the trip, please check back later and email info@yachad.org.uk to register your interest.

Click here for a sample itinerary from our last delegation.

Young Professionals Trip
Nov 12 @ 8:00 pm – Nov 15 @ 4:00 pm

Join Yachad on a Young Professionals delegation to Israel & the West Bank from the evening of the 11th to the 14th of November, 2017.

* Gain an in-depth understanding of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict on the ground
* Meet Israelis and Palestinians from across the political spectrum

The Trip is open to ages 22-35

Cost £200, for all food, accommodation and transport during the trip, including a transfer to the airport on the final day. Participants must pay for their own flights and travel insurance.

This trip is heavily subsided. If you feel that you can contribute more to the cost of the trip, please let us know.

We’re currently in the process of finalising all details for the trip, please check back later and email info@yachad.org.uk to register your interest.

Sample Itinerary (tbc):

Understanding Areas A, B & C: Visiting Hebron and neighbouring towns and settlements, you will meet with Israeli activists, local Palestinians, and Israeli settlers to learn about the many layers of occupation and conflict.

The Judicial System: Visit Ofer military court in the West Bank to learn about the complex realities of military law.

A Day in the South: Meet Israelis living in communities on the Gaza border, learn about inspirational projects in the region and Skype into Gaza.

Jerusalem Under a Lens: Building permits, civil unrest, coexistence, residency, and the peace process; Jerusalem is one of the core issues at the heart of the conflict. Spend a day with Israelis and Palestinians working to improve life for those who call the city their home.

Nov
16
Thu
100 Years Since Balfour: Challenges Then and Now @ Hampstead, NW3
Nov 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Join Yachad & the New Israel Fund for a fascinating panel discussion, exploring the content of the Balfour declaration, its historical context and modern resonances. The expert speakers will also discuss the challenges posed by the declaration, both at the time of its creation and today, and the role of the UK in the region, 100 years on.

Speakers include:

Colin Shindler
Naomi Layish
Sir Vincent Fean

More information & booking details to be confirmed soon.

Nov
30
Thu
Noa Landau in Conversation @ JW3
Nov 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Noa Landau in Conversation – 30/11/2017

Join Noa Landau in conversation in London on Thursday, 30th November. As Editor of Haaretz’s English edition, Noa is perfectly placed to provide insight on Israel’s volatile political climate, the changing nature of the Israeli-diaspora relationship, and the challenges of working at a newspaper known as Israel’s premier outlet for critical debate.

Noa Landau is the Editor of Haaretz’s English edition and formerly head of the Haaretz News department. Prior to Haaretz, Landau worked as a news reporter and editor at a variety of media outlets in Israel since 2001, including Galei-Tzahal, Channel 10 and Maariv. She was a 2016 Fellow at The Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at the University of Oxford.

The event will run from 19:30 to 21:00.

Tickets: £8 (£4 concessions)

Click here to book