Negev Live: Placemaking Week

Negev Live is a week-long series of events in the Negev (Israel’s southern region) about placemaking and active citizenship. The series of events brought together leading local officials, leading philanthropists, representatives from North American Jewish communities (such as Philadelphia, Miami, Montreal and others), academic institutions, placemaking entrepreneurs, government professionals and decision makers. The goals of […]

B7 i-team

The Be’er Sheva Innovation Team, founded and funded by Bloomberg Philanthropies, is a senior consulting team that reports directly to Mayor of Be’er Sheva and works to tackle strategic city challenges in chosen areas of old vs. new neighborhood disparity, public space maintenance, fostering business opportunities and creative public space. Its unique status as a […]