Heidi Basch

Heidi Basch

Heidi Basch-Harod is the Project Development Manager and a research assistant at the Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies, at Tel Aviv University. She is working on a master's thesis project examining the developing roles of Kurdish women in Turkey.


Women of the Middle East: The Jihad Within
Women were a formidable presence in recent political protests but the struggle for women’s rights against entrenched social norms throughout the Middle East is ongoing.
Encounter Point: The Trials and Tribulations of Grassroots Peace Activism
A moving cinematic portrayal of Israeli and Palestinian victims of violence
Israel and Palestine: Competing Histories by Mike Berry and Greg Philo.


  • Online Peace Ongoing
  • Reflecting on the Crisis in Gaza
  • Taking the Palestine out of Jerusalem
  • Creating Borders of Humanism, Eliminating Borders of Brutalism

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