Legal Systems and Their Approach to Religius Minorities
 
Thursday, May 30, 2013

 at the Dorothy de Rothschild Open University campus

1 University Road, Raanana

(Parking via North Raanana junction)

Light Refreshments: 3:00 p.m.

Conference: 3:30 – 6:00 p.m.

Programme

 

Chair:

Prof. Bat-Zion Eraqi Klorman

Director, Center for the Study of Jews, Christians, Muslims

 

Greetings:

Prof. Hagit Messer-Yaron

President, The Open University of Israel 

 

Lord Harry Woolf

Former Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales and
Outgoing Chancellor of the Open University of Israel
The Importance of the Rule of Law to the Interfaith World

 

Prof. Aharon Barak

President of the Supreme Court, Israel (ret)
Interdisciplinary Center (IDC), Herzliya
A 'Jewish and Democratic State' and Its Relevance to the Arab Minority in Israel

 

Qadi Dr. Ahmad Natur

President of the Shar'i Court of Appeals, Israel

Implementing the Shari'a in a Non-Muslim State

 

Prof. Michael Karayanni

Bruce W. Wayne Chair in International Law
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Liberalism Divided:
Religious Accommodation of Groups and Secular Protection of Individuals

                                                         

The conference will be held in English.

 

Participation is based on pre-registration
by Internet: www.openu.ac.il/interfaithlaw

by telephone: *3337 or (03)5114412