On Air 2016

Rabbi Natan Slifkin

Rabbi Dr. Natan Slifkin is the director of The Biblical Museum of Natural History in Beit Shemesh. He is the author of numerous works on the interface between Judaism and the natural world, including The Challenge of Creation, Sacred Monsters, and The Torah Encyclopedia of the Animal Kingdom. Rabbi Slifkin is a popular lecturer worldwide,...
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Rabbi Guershon Kwasniewski & Rabbi Uri Lam

  Since 1996, Rabbi Guershon Kwasniewski has been the religious Leader of SIBRA – Sociedade Israelita Brasileira de Cultura e Beneficência – in Porto Alegre, Brazil. He attended rabbinical studies at the Latin American Rabbinical Seminary in Buenos Aires, Argentina and at the Schechter Institute in Jerusalem, Israel and will soon receive his Smichá. Rabbi Kwasniewski...
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Einat Kramer

Einat is Director of Israeli NGO, Teva Ivri (“Jewish Nature”), engaged nationally in increasing the connection between Judaism and environmental discourse in Israel. Einat lectures in Israel and abroad, and appears regularly on Israeli television and radio – she currently has a weekly slot on Channel 1 in which she connects a socio-environmental topic with...
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Rabbi Gregory Kotler

Охрана природы как заповедь Торы | Torah and the Environment

Охрана природы- это не только прихоть прекраснодушных либералов, но и настоятельная потребность, заповедь Торы и проявление нашей любви к Земле Израиля. Тора возлагает на нас задачу хранить этот мир таким, каким он был создан для нас и для последующих поколений. Более подробно об этом – в занятии р. Григория Котляра.

Rabbi Ellie Kaunfer

Rabbi Elie Kaunfer is co-founder and executive director of Mechon Hadar. Elie has previously worked as a journalist, banker, and corporate fraud investigator. A graduate of Harvard College, he completed his doctorate in liturgy at the Jewish Theological Seminary, where he was also ordained. A Wexner Graduate Fellow and Dorot Fellow, Elie is a co-founder...
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Devorah Katz

Devorah Katz teaches both formally and informally in Israel. She is the founding editor of and a weekly podcast. Devorah writes curriculum for institutions and organizations in Israel and the United States. She and her husband have also opened an artisan bakery in Israel.

Jessica Haller and Rabbi Joshua Ratner

Jessica Haller is an environmental professional and sustainability champion. As a Leader with The Climate Reality Project, she has engaged hundreds of people on climate issues through presentations and local action. She serves on the board of Hazon, the Riverdale Nature Preservancy, and the advisory board of Eden Village Camp. Jessica’s involvement in sustainability is...
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Dyonna Ginsburg and Rabbi Yedidya Sinclair

Dyonna Ginsburg is Executive Director of OLAM, a shared platform promoting global Jewish service and international development. Previously, Dyonna served as Director of Education and Service Learning at The Jewish Agency; Executive Director of Bema’aglei Tzedek, an Israeli social change NGO; and co-founder of Siach, a global network of Jewish social justice and environmental professionals....
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Dr. Daniel Fainstein

Decano y profesor de Estudios Judaicos de la Universidad Hebraica, Mexico. Completó con honores su formación académica en la Universidad de Buenos Aires, en la Universidad Hebrea de Jerusalén y en la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, donde se doctoró en Ciencias Políticas y Sociales. Su tesis doctoral “Secularización, Profecía, y Liberación” fue distinguida con...
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Rabbi Fred Scherlinder Dobb

Rabbi Fred Scherlinder Dobb has served Adat Shalom Reconstructionist Congregation – a thriving serious progressive community of some 480 households in Bethesda, Maryland — for nearly two decades, since well before his 1997 ordination from Philadelphia’s Reconstructionist Rabbinical College. A Magna Cum Laude graduate of Brandeis University (1991) and a Wexner Graduate Fellow with a...
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