מרכז קיימות לקהילה - רוממה

1/1

Batel Spivack, JGF Community Coordinator is working together with Romema Community Center to support the residents in turning their neighborhood into a cleaner, greener and healthier environment. In her role, Batel is developing and promoting the new garden and greenhouse at the Community Center. The garden and greenhouse is the hub of environmental activity at the community center, with regularly planned events run by women of the neighborhood who have completed special training as gardeners. 

In addition, Batel hopes to bring an awareness and connection to local nature spots, specifically Lifta. Lifta is now a nationally recognized nature reserve and we want to connect the Romema residents with the valley to enjoy, hike, breathe and feel part of their local environment. The neighborhood is united in an effort to conserve the Romema Valley as a place of recreation for the residents and the promenade (as yet incomplete) that will link Romema with Lifta.

During 2019, The Community Center in Romema progressed in its 3 main areas:

  1. The preservation of Nachal Romema from urban development has gained more activist residents and continues to meet with the Mayor and municipal officials to keep the issue on the agenda.

  2. The Green Visitors’ Center held various day activities for children over the summer months and began a Permaculture gardening course for senior-citizen women of Romema.

  3. A member of Forum Nachal”a (Haredi Women for Neighborhood Advancement) joined a city-wide Haredi Residents’ Committee, initiated by the municipality, which brainstorms ways to clean up their neighborhoods utilizing “local” knowledge. Her representation there has made Nachal”a and Romema a model neighborhood for citizen-municipal partnership. 

 ברוכים הבאים לקרן ירושלים ירוקה

קרן ירושלים ירוקה­­ פועלת לקידום קיימות סביבתית, חברתית וכלכלית בעיר ירושלים ובמרחב הסובב אותה, ע"י תמיכה במיזמים קהילתיים. הקרן עובדת עם מגוון הקהילות הירושלמיות, ופונה גם לאוהבי ירושלים ברחבי עולם. 

קיימות מגוון דרכים להצטרף אלינו ולתמוך בפעילות שלנו למען ירושלים נקייה, ירוקה ובריאה יותר.

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

עקבו אחרינו לעדכונים ואירועים

  • Facebook
  • Instagram

מוזמנים ליצור אתנו קשר על מנת להתנדב, להצטרף, או להתמחות אצלנו.

צרו קשר

טל: 050-3122022

דוא"ל: jerusalemgreenfund@gmail.com

©2020 Created by JGF Staff

Proudly created with Wix.com