Israel

A Vanishing Heritage

Introduction How do places evolve into heritage sites? The process of selecting a site for the World Heritage List or for a local heritage list in a given country entails...

Selective Conservation: Policy and Funding for Minority Heritage Sites in Israel

Introduction This report examines the difference in conservation approaches for heritage sites identified with Jewish heritage  as opposed to  conservation of heritage sites identified with minority cultures in Israel. The...

Conservation in Israel, Content and Practice

October 2018 Noah Hysler Rubin Abstract To date, Israel’s conservation policy has been grounded in Ottoman and British sources – the original basis for legislating the conservation of local, physical...

Press Release: The educational project “Discovering Jewish History” is harmful to archaeology and to education about Israel

Emek Shaveh: What if a coin with a Byzantine cross or a metal tool with Arabic inscription from the Muslim period were discovered? December 23, 2015 Education Minister Naftali Bennett...