Scholar - Mr. Avraham Duvdevani

Avraham Duvdevani is the Chair of the World Zionist Organization.  He chairs The Jewish Agency's Holocaust Restitution Committee. Prior to the current position he served as the Co-Chair of JNF and before that as the head of the Settlement Division of the World Zionist Organization.   Before joining the WZO in 1991, he served as secretary general of World Bnei Akiva for thirteen years.  He has also headed the department of informal education at Orot Israel College.  He previously spent a decade at the Jewish Agency directing various educational programs, culminating in a three-year stint in Europe on behalf of the Agency.       Avraham Duvdevani holds a BA and an MA from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.   Avraham Duvdevani has been a member of the Jewish Agency’s Board of Governors since October 1991. He is a member of the Jewish Agency Executive and chairs the Holocaust Restitution Committee.