Politics of the Environment in Israel and the RegionArie Nesher, Tel Aviv University
October 6, 2008, 5:00 p.m.
Bloustein School, Public Events Forum
33 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick
A reception will follow
Prominent Israeli architect, Dr. Arie Nesher will deliver this year's Bloustein Memorial Lecture. An architect and city planner, Dr. Nesher is Professional Director of the Porter School of Environmental Studies at Tel Aviv University. He served as the Chief Architect for the National Project Renewal for the State of Israel and the Jewish Agency, as well as for the Israel Ministry of Housing and Construction. In his architectural practice in Israel and the United States, Dr. Nesher's projects have included design of public facilities, commercial and office space, residential development and rehabilitation, industrial parks and environmental initiatives.
Dr. Nesher has taught courses on environmental planning, urban renewal and the history of modern architecture.This program is cosponsored with the Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy.