European University Institute State of the Union
Speakers -  State of the Union


Orit Kamir

Orit Kamir is the co-founder and academic head of the Israeli Center for Human Dignity and a fellow at the EUI’s Global Governance Programme. She has taught in universities in Israel and the US and is the author of six monographs and various articles, mostly on the role of moral values in social structures, on the mutual influences between law and film, and on gender politics in societies, cultures and laws. A graduate of the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and the University of Michigan, she is an active participant in Israel’s public discourse and a social activist in gender equality and human rights.