Environmental Management of Nature Parks and Reserves: focus on Ecosystem Services

Fecha Limite para Aplicar: 
19 de marzo de 2018
Del 10 al 29 de junio de 2018

Application Requirements

The target audience for this training program is individuals who are interested in expanding their knowledge
and initiatives into ecosystem management, environmental economics, and environmental management.
This training program is intended for mid-level professionals involved in nature preservation, working for
government, non-governmental organizations, decision-making bodies, academia and the private sector.
It will be especially beneficial to heads of rural councils and environmental officers of rural councils,
government officers of environment and tourism ministries, biosphere reserve managers, park managers and
The program will be conducted in English. It is essential that the participants have a high level of reading,
writing and speaking in English.
Competition for the MASHAV Courses is merit-based and selection will be made on the basis of
academic excellence, professional aptitude, leadership potential in the field of Environmental
Management and Ecosystem Services, and knowledge of English.
Funding for the MASHAV Courses is limited and the program is highly competitive; not all qualified
applicant will receive awards.

A copy of the application should be sent to
the Israeli Embassy nearest to you as well as to Ms. Tali Adini of the Arava Institute: tali@arava.org

Como presentar su documentación en La Oficina Presidencial de Becas:
1. Presentar toda la documentación requerida por MASHAV, Israel en forma física
2. Presentar toda la documentación de manera digital en un CD escaneado en formato PDF, documento por documento

Environmental Management of Nature Parks and Reserves: focus on Ecosystem Services


Location and Accommodation
MASHAV awards a limited number of scholarships. The scholarship covers the cost of the training program
including lectures and field visits, full board accommodation in double rooms (two participants per room),
health insurance (see below) and transfers to and from the airport. Airfares and daily allowance are not included
in the scholarship.
The majority of the course will be held at the Arava Institute for Environmental Studies, situated at
Kibbutz Ketura in the Arava Desert, a four hour drive from the center of Israel. Kibbutz Ketura is a
collective community located approximately 50 kilometers from the Red Sea resort city of Eilat in the
south of Israel. In June, the weather will be very hot and dry; temperatures will range from 35°- 40°C
during the day and down to 25°C at night. For more information on Kibbutz Ketura, you can access the
website at: https://www.ketura.org.il/welcome

Health Services
Medical insurance covers medical services and hospitalization in case of emergency. It does not cover the
treatment of chronic or serious diseases, specific medications taken by the participant on a regular basis, dental
care and eyeglasses. Health authorities recommend that visitors to Israel make sure they have been inoculated
against tetanus in the last ten years. Subject to the full binding policy conditions. Participants are responsible
for all other expenses.

Descripción de la beca: 


ONG Patrocinadora: 

MASHAV, Israel


For further information, please contact:
Tali Adini, MASHAV Course Coordinator
Address: The Arava Institute for Environmental Studies
Kibbutz Ketura, 88840, Israel
Tel: 972-8-6306339, 972-54-5704894
Fax: 972-8-6356634
Email: tali@arava.org
Website: www.arava.org

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Environmental Management of Nature Parks and Reserves: focus on Ecosystem Services
Beca Abierta: 
Fecha de Postulación: 
11 de enero de 2018
Fecha de Inicio: 
Del 10 al 29 de junio de 2018
Punto Focal: 
En línea/OPB Oficina Presidencial de Becas