Israel Youth Award
International Seminar
Israel Youth Award
Living in the Desert

December 14-20, 1998, ISRAEL
International Youth Award


Pictures from the Conference

Dear Colleagues,

This year the "Award Programme", established by his His Royal Highness Prince Philip, is holding an "International Seminar", in which representatives from 93 countries worldwide will participate.

The public board for the "Israel Youth Award" cordially invites you to participate in the first seminar of its kind in the world, which will take place within the framework of the Israel Jubilee events. The purpose of the seminar is to create a desert experience for the "Award Representatives" worldwide.

The seminar will be organized in association with Midreshet Sde Boker, the Negev Desert Research Institute and Ben Gurion University in Beer-Sheva. The seminar will show different aspects of the unique agricultural achievements of Israel, transforming the desert into a source of income. The seminar will last six days and will open with a festive reception in Jerusalem and will continue at Midreshet Sde Boker.

The seminar will be held from December 14th till December 20th, 1998.

The registration fee of US $100 will also cover all accomodation expenses and meals.

For futher information please contact us:

Tel: 00-972-7-6532084
Fax: 00-972-7-6556287
Address: Bezalel Cohen, International Seminar, Midreshet Sde Boker, Israel 84990

Seminar Programme

Monday, Dec. 14, 1998

Tuesday, Dec. 15, 1998

Wednesday, Dec. 16, 1998

Thursday, Dec. 17, 1998

Friday, Dec. 18, 1998

Saturday, Dec. 19, 1998

Sunday, Dec. 20, 1998

Monday, Dec. 21, 1998

Things to Bring

In December it is cold in the desert! Warm clothes, walking shoes, sports shoes, compass, binoculars and flashlight are recommended.

Please inform us if you have any special requests, such as vegetarian meals, etc.

International Committee

Under the Patronage of Mrs. Reuma Weizman, Wife of the President of Israel

Representatives of the Youth Award

Organizational Council


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