Dec 09

Water and Food Security in Israel, and Beyond: Can We Do Better?


Las Vegas, Nevada

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Region
Co-Sponsors
Temple Sinai Men's Club
Israel Bonds Las Vegas
Presentation
Prof. Noam Weisbrod
Director, Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Date
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Sunday, December 09, 2018
10:00 a.m.
Location
Temple Sinai
9001 Hillpointe Road
Las Vegas, Nevada 89134

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Prof. Noam Weisbrod is the new director of BGU’s Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research. His research is related to hydrological problems in aquifers and unsaturated systems. He has been a member of several delegations focused on water problems in developing countries, including the Israeli delegation to the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) in Namibia. Prior to being named director of the Zuckerberg, Prof. Weisbrod was head of the Department of Environmental Hydrology and Microbiology and the director of the Jacob Blaustein Center for Scientific Cooperation. He has been a member of the BGU faculty since 2002.