SAJBD President Mary Kluk joined 16 Jewish leaders from around the world participating in a week long programme as guests of the Federal Republic of Germany entitled `Jewish Life In Germany’. Pictured here are the delegates, members of the Federal Foreign Office including Mr Felix Klein and Maram Stern Deputy CEO for Diplomacy WJC.
The Western Cape is not the only province gripped by drought and running out of water. The rest of the country faces profound water stress too. The real problem is not a lack of ideas, technology or money, but rather one of outdated paradigms, political short-sightedness and policy uncertainty.
A South African-born Israeli water expert, Dr Clive Lipchin, from the Arava Institute, shared experiences and lessons with water researchers, public water utility experts and ordinary community members. Lipchin spoke on Tuesday, 13 February at a Water Symposium held at The Great Park, in Johannesburg.