Debate series

Ecology And Reconciliation in the Middle East


Visit of the Iris Garden at the Vullierens Castle, presentation of the Project Owl For Peace and luncheon-debate on the theme "Ecology and Reconciliation in the Middle East".

Speakers:

  • Mr. Mansour Abu Rashid, Jordanian General present at the 1994 Peace Treaty
  • Mr. Baruch Spiegel, Israeli General present at the 1994 Peace Treaty
  • Mr. Yossi Leshem, Ornithologist and Founder of the Project Owl For Peace
  • Prof. Alexandre Roulin, University of Lausanne

Moderation: Dr. Anna Grichting Solder, Specialist in Peace Parks and Border Landscapes

This event is organized in partnership with the University of Lausanne and the Château de Vullierens.

The Project Owl For Peace was introduced to His Holiness the Pope Francis. Please find more details about this papal audience in this article (in French) from Le Matin Dimanche.

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Article-Le-Matin-Dimanche-12-mai-2019.pdf