“Settlements: the view from within” So much has been written about the settlements and their role in the Arab-Israeli conflict. Hear what they are really like from Raphaella Segal, . As a founder of Kedumim 35 years ago as well as living there all these years, Raphaella gives the true reality and stories no one gets or hears from the media.

From a lunchtime lecture held on May 31st 2011. Click here to go to the JBD event page.

Raphaella Segal is the assistant Mayor of Kedumim in the Shomron. She is one of the founders and has seen the great revolution made in the area due to dedication and self sacrifice. When Raphaella speaks, she introduces the audience the Settlement issue. She brings the true reality that was achieved, the strategic importance of the communities to the safety of Israel . She breaks the incorrect stereotypes and misconceptions about the Settlement issues and tells about the Mesirut Nefesh and special spirit of the people.