The cross-cultural city workshop


The workshop dealt with a diverse range of issues regarding the theme of the cross-cultural city and cultural diversity. The theme was highlighted on the second day with summary presentations of the EU Partnership for Peace PUSH project. This focused on the Promoting of Understanding of Shared Heritage of our region and the focal points of the three institutions from Israel, Jordan and Palestine, participated in the debate. The finalists of the student competition for the animation of 'shared' were screened. Furthermore, local issues including conservation in Jerusalem and political concerns were viewed in the contexts of similar heritage conflicts from around the world and presented by the guests and local scholars.

Niveau d’intervention géographique

  • International
  • Local
  • National


  • Construire un cadre de valeurs communes
  • Promouvoir une connaissance mutuelle de la diversité culturelle, ethnique, linguistique, religieuse

Principaux partenaires

Bezalel Academy, the Beracha Foundation, the Israel National Commission for UNESCO and the Van-Leer Jerusalem Institute.

Nom de l’organisation / Entité responsable principale

Israel National Commission for UNESCO

10/11/2010 - 11/11/2010