THE INTERNATIONAL COALITION FOR MISSING ISRAELI SOLDIERS
“The sword is worse than death.
Famine is worse than the sword.
And captivity is worst of all.”
(Babylonian Talmud -- Tractate Bava Batra 8b)
Former Israeli Prisoners of War
A Speaking Tour
Former Israeli POWs – Ambassadors to Your Community
In the aftermath of the
recent war in
The Lecture Tour
International Coalition for Missing Israeli Soldiers (ICMIS) is
coordinating an international speaking tour featuring former POW Yoav Ben-David and other leaders of the Israeli POW
community. In 1997 Ben-David brought the plight of the former Israeli POWs to
the attention of the Israeli public with the television showing of his chilling
documentary “Erim Ba’laila,”
(literally “those awake at night”). Ben David is
also the founder of the national organization
representing the POW community in
Other Speaker Options
ICMIS Chairman Danny Eisen will also be available for speaking engagements. Over the last ten years Mr. Eisen has led the Coalition's international lobbying efforts for Israel's missing soldiers in Washington and other capitols across the globe. Mr. Eisen, who has been involved in advocacy and grass roots mobilization for over 20 years, is available to lecture on his extraordinary experiences as an advocate for Israel's missing and captured soldiers and the opportunities for your community's participation in these efforts. The lecture will provide insight into the ethical and political complexities of the Israeli MIA issue which has been the subject of fierce debate in Israel. Mr. Eisen has also lectured and led workshops on grassroots mobilization, leadership and Israel advocacy in the community and on campus.
If you would like to bring this program to your community – please contact us at the ICMIS office in Jerusalem
Email- – firstname.lastname@example.org