Meir Dagan will share with the BINA community his experience as former Director of the Mossad and discuss his insights for electoral and governmental reform in Israel. Approximately 10 bills calling for a controversial regional elections in Israel, were presented to the Knesset between 1958 and 1988 and were all rejected by small parties. Mr. Dagan has recently founded Yesh Sikui (“There is a chance”) to spark a public debate to reevaluate Israel's political system.
One month into the New Year, Israel finds herself in a period of unprecedented international and regional uncertainty coupled with domestic concerns with the social, economic and democratic state of Israel. Member of Knesset, Yoel Hasson will hold an exclusive briefing for the BINA community to address some of these key issues. He will discuss the Global Economic Crisis and Israel's Challenged Democracy and share with us his vision to strengthen Jewish Peoplehood.