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Evening Seminar- Wednesday, 9.21.2011
From Goldberg to Prawer-Land and Planning State Policy towards the Negev Bedouins
Place: Barkan Auditorium, Ben-Gurion University
17:00-17:15- Gathering and Refreshments
Prof. Zvi Ha'Cohen, Rector of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Dr. Suleiman Abu-Bader, Director of the Robert H. Arnow Center for Bedouin Studies and Development
Mr. Ibrahim El-Ukeili, Head of the Unrecognized Villages Council
First Session- Panel: Planning Policy towards Negev Bedouin Society
17:30-17:45- "On Goldberg Report, Prawer Report, and What Lies in the Midst"
Lecturer: Ms. Rawia Abu-Rabia (Lawyer), the Association for Civil Rights in Israel
17:45-18:00- "The Goldberg Committee, Aspects of Land and Planning, What Comes First?"
Lecturer: Mr. David Cohen, Advisor on Planning and Local Authorities and Member of the Goldberg Committee
18:00-18:15- "The Unrecognized Villages: Recognition or Transfer?"
Lecturer: Prof. Oren Yiftachel, Geography and Environmental Development Department, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
18:15-18:45- Group Discussion, led by Dr. Amer Al-Huzayel, Mayor Deputy of Rahat
Second Session- Panel: The Land Issue in the Negev Bedouin Society
18:45-19:00- "Recognition of Indigenous Land Rights: The Case of the Negev Bedouin in Comparative Perspective"
Lecturer: Dr. Batya Roded, Geography and Environmental Development Department, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
19:00-19:30- "The Land Issue and the Pursuit of a Solution"
Lecturer: Mr. Ehud Prawer, Head of the Prawer Committee and Head of the Policy Planning Division in the Prime Minister Office
Lecturer: Ms. Havazelet Yahel (Lawyer), State Attorney- Southern District, Ministry of Justice
19:30-20:00- Group Discussion, led by Dr. Amer Al-Huzayel, Mayor Deputy of Rahat
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