February 14 2012
The Arab world wants Jerusalem -Al Kuds. The world at large wants to divide our city. Ateret Cohanim is at the forefront trying to keep Jerusalem in Jewish hands under Jewish sovereignty and keeping her united for generations.
From a lunchtime lecture held on February 9th 2012. Click here to go to the JBD event page.
Ateret Cohanim Jerusalem Reclamation Project is a non-profit organization in Israel established over 30 years ago. Its primary goal is to re-establish Jewish life & strengthen Jewish roots in the heart of Jerusalem by helping to reclaim old Jewish property, developing Jewish neighbourhoods (centred around educational institutes) and securing the Jewish families & students in and around the Old City.
Daniel Luria (Lourie) made Aliya from Melbourne Australia in 1995, and lives in Maaleh Adumim. Daniel is a product of a religious Zionist upbringing from his home, Bnei Akiva, and the local Jewish day schools. After making Aliyah, Daniel worked for the Jerusalem municipality and in informal education, and for the last 11 years, he has been the Executive Director of Ateret Cohanim. His responsibilities include public relations, spokesman, fundraising and tour coordination.