David Ha’ivri has been part of the fabric of the Jewish Community in the West Bank for many years. He has served as a local leader, a youth counselor and a liaison to the foreign press. He has led diplomatic delegations to US Congress and EU parliament in Brussels and he has hosted delegations of foreign dignitaries in Israel and on tour in Judea and Samaria. He is an authority on Jewish-Christian relations and Christian Evangelical Zionism. In 2016 he was listed by JTA on the World’s 25 Most Influential People On Twitter: Discussing Israel And Jewish Issues.
David Ha’ivri’s expertise is communicating positions providing nuance to controversial and politically charged issues that go beyond the black and white stories abroad. He believes the Jewish people have a fundamental indigenous claim to the land. Fluent in Hebrew and English, Ha’ivri is a unique source to understand the inner working of the “Settlement movement”, its history and political trends. He is also an expert on issues of Evangelical support for Israel and the phenomenon of Hasbara.