Innovation in Israel & the Palestinian Territories

Produced by WIRED UK, a publication about life-changing people, trends and ideas, this video (18:58) is this the first of five in a documentary series about the tech industry in Israel and the Palestinian territories. This episode visits Israeli and Palestinian industry experts and entrepreneurs in Jerusalem, Tel Aviv and Ramallah to explore the challenges and opportunities of innovation in the unique culture and political climate of the Holy Land. From the Jewish refugees who built the State of Israel to Palestinians in Gaza and the West Bank responding to the effects of today’s conflict, this documentary shows how innovation often grows from necessity. To see the full length documentary (1.5 hours), click here