Bimkom – Planners for Planning Rights held a women’s conference titled “Development is a Condition for Continued Existence.” Bimkom organized this conference in response to the desire of the Bedouin communities we partner with in the West Bank and the Negev, and in collaboration with the women within those communities who chose this topic.
The project in the Ramat Eliyahu neighborhood of Rishon Letzion is a large-scale construction and demolition project that ultimately, in twenty years, is expected to change the neighborhood entirely: the neighborhood’s population will almost double, and instead of the 4,300 housing units that exist today, there will be 7,200 apartments, most of the old neighborhoods … read more
This plan, which was promoted in 2009, aims to establish a large-scale wind turbine farm in the northern Golan Heights throughout a number of different complexes. The plan was put forth by the National Infrastructure Commission as part of a government policy to increase the number of green energy sources under National Infrastructure Plan #47. … read more