ViZion and AZM recently hosted Minister of Public Diplomacy and Diaspora Affairs Yuli Edelstein, holding an informal lunch discussion.
Guests engaged in a real dialogue with Minister Edelstein, as he
opened up the discussion posing one big question: how can Israel engage and maintain a relationship with the next generation? Over the next hour,Minister Edelstein and ViZion members examined the challenges of keeping the younger generations excited and connected to Israel and shared a number of possible modes of engagement
More specifically, we discussed Israel’s advances in environmental issues and technology, and re-packaging Israel’s historical narrative.
Minister Edelstein and ViZion members walked away knowing that while we all have a lot of work ahead of us, our generation is dedicated to the Zionist dream and the current Israeli government is dedicated to working with us to maintain it.