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Gilad Menashe Erdan is an Israeli politician who currently serves as a member of the Knesset for Likud and as the country's Minister of Environmental Protection. He is currently the chairman of the Likud Youth. » Read more on Wikipedia.org

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2012Dec
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Likud-Beytenu to hold on to top ministerial posts, Netanyahu reportedly says
2012-12-28
Yuval Steinitz, who currently runs the Finance Ministry, will have to battle current Education Minister Gideon Sa'ar and Environmental Protection Minister Gilad Erdan to stay in his post, according to the report. The paper details that the alliance ...
(The Times of Israel)
  1. Bibi, Bennett (and Sara)
  2. Legal problem, political consequences

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Ministry to invest another NIS 8m to rehabilitate polluted rivers, "return ...
2012-12-20
Environmental Protection Minister Gilad Erdan: "Alongside restoration work that has already been carried out on the Kishon and Yarkon Rivers, we've expanded the river restoration project to the periphery. We will clean up rivers that have been polluted ...
(Israel Ministry of the Environment)

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    Lieberman has resigned, but he isn't leaving
    2012-12-15
    Not only the press was surprised by his move; Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Likud ministers like Gideon Sa'ar and Gilad Erdan - who on Thursday threw full support behind Lieberman - were also caught unawares. Netanayhu, Sa'ar and Erdan ...
    (Haaretz (blog))

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      Erdan: Disengagement Led to Hamas Takeover
      2012-11-27
      Environment Minister Gilad Erdan had sharp words in regards to Tzipi Livni's announcement she would run for Knesset. He said Livni's support for the disengagement from Gaza led to the Hamas takeover of the region and the rocket attacks on Israel's south.
      (Arutz Sheva)
      1. No grace period for returning politician Tzipi Livni

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      Egypt sees Gaza conflict ending later today
      2012-11-21
      He was greeted by Environment Minister Gilad Erdan (Likud) who told him, "You have to understand that the government of Israel can't afford to compromise on any thing less than 100 percent when it comes to the security of its citizens. We are ...
      (Jerusalem Post)
      1. Gaza: Ceasefire talks hit stalemate as death toll climbs to 144
      2. Israeli military superiority shaken

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      Minister: PA Charcoal Pollution is Security Threat
      2012-11-06
      Minister of Environmental Protection Gilad Erdan asked the Prime Minister Sunday to authorize Israeli action in "Areas B" under civilian Palestinian Authority control, against charcoal production sites that damage the health of tens of thousands of ...
      (Arutz Sheva)
      1. Chile's environmental minister talks sustainability in Israel
      2. Introducing Israel's newest clean-tech startups
      3. Erdan: Develop gas, but take steps to save sea

      Oct
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      Largest recycling plant in the Middle East is underway in Israel
      2012-10-29
      Environmental Protection Minister Gilad Erdan: "Israel is rapidly approaching the recycling standards of developed countries. Much of the world already understands that turning waste into a resource is a must in today's economies. This not only creates ...
      (Israel Ministry of the Environment)
      1. Tender launched for largest ME recycling plant
      2. Israel Plans Giant Recycling Plant To Generate 'Green' Electricity

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      MK Erdan to EU: Stop Turning a Blind Eye to Our History
      2012-10-20
      MK Gilad Erdan responded to the EU's condemnation of Israel's plan to build 800 housing units in Gilo, saying, "The time has come for Europe to understand - Jerusalem is the basis of the existence of the Jewish people in our country. The attempt to ...
      (Arutz Sheva)
      1. Liberman slams EU for calling its construction plans 'illegal settlement' activity

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      Surprising colleagues, Likud Minister Kahlon quits politics
      2012-10-15
      Environmental Protection Minister Gilad Erdan said that Kahlon made "important contributions" to the country and to the Likud party. "It is important for Israeli citizens that Kahlon remains in the political system," Erdan said. Culture and Sport ...
      (Israel Hayom)
      1. Likud stunned by Kahlon's decisionto take time-out from political life
      2. Likud heavyweight Kahlon to take a break from politics
      3. Kahlon keeps 'em guessing, repeats that he just wants a break from politics

      Sep
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      Green gov't plan expected to save NIS 20m.
      2012-09-03
      “This is another proof that green consumerism is good for the budget and for the environment,” Environmental Protection Minister Gilad Erdan said. “The public's money does not have to be wasted because of old-fashioned, polluting behavior.” Erdan ...
      (Jerusalem Post)
      1. Project Green Government is expanding

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      Tzemach Report doesn't end gas exports infighting
      2012-08-29
      On the contrary, what began as pure professional disagreements has quickly turned into an ugly political ruckus between Minister of Energy and Water Uzi Landau and Minister of Environmental Protection Gilad Erdan. The personal struggle between Landau ...
      (Globes)
      1. Israeli panel tackles question of natural gas exports

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      J'lem presses UN over Qatar climate change summit
      2012-08-29
      Israel is asking the United Nations to press Qatar to loosen criteria and to resolve the dispute between the two countries concerning Environmental Protection Minister Gilad Erdan's security detail, so that the minister can participate in a UN ...
      (Jerusalem Post)
      1. 'Israel Security Agency prohibits Erdan from going to Qatar'
      2. Leave Bodyguards Behind, Qatar Tells Israeli Minister
      3. Environmental minister may miss climate change conference because of security ...

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      Ministers welcome, seek approval for Levy Report
      2012-07-09
      Environmental Protection Minister Gilad Erdan called for Netanyahu to call the Ministerial Committee on Settlements to discuss the report. “I will work to ensure the government adopts the report's conclusion and give a clear future and stability for ...
      (Jerusalem Post)
      1. 'Levy Report rights historical wrongs'
      2. Report recommends legalizing West Bank outposts, easing settlement restrictions

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      Minister Erdan Meets Senior Russian Official from the Moscow Region ...
      2012-07-08
      Israel Environmental Protection Minister Mr. Gilad Erdan has met with senior official from the Moscow Region government to discuss possible participation of Israeli companies in major waste management project in the Moscow Region. Mr. Erdan has met ...
      (Israel Ministry of the Environment)
      1. Polluters to be listed on public database

      Jun
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      Residents of West Bank's Ulpana neighborhood agree to quiet ...
      2012-06-20
      Under the agreement, reached between Environmental Protection Minister Gilad Erdan and Rabbi Zalman Baruch Melamed, the rabbi of the Ulpana ...
      (Haaretz)
      1. Deal reportedly close on peaceful Ulpana evacuation
      2. Ulpana evacuation deal: Beit El to get 10 apartment buildings

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      To the Members of the Ministerial Committee on Settlement Affairs
      2012-06-15
      ... Affairs Minister Yuli Edelstein, Education Minister Gideon Saar and Environmental Protection Minister Gilad Erdan will also be members of the Committee.
      (Jerusalem Post (blog))
      1. Settlement Committee won't cut Barak's authority
      2. Gov't to Establish Ministerial Settlement Committee
      3. Netanyahu's settlement panel won't limit Barak's influence on West ...

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      Israeli minister calls to recognize Armenian genocide
      2012-06-12
      Gilad Erdan, a close ally of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, answered a motion in parliament by opposition lawmakers marking the massacre's anniversary.
      (Reuters)
      1. Parliament of Israel discusses 'genocide'

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      Israel: Stand United, Stand Strong
      2012-05-05
      Former Mossad chief Meir Dagan and Gilad Erdan, today's environmental protection minister, got into a war of words that was highlighted by Dagan calling Erdan "a liar." Erdan, for his part, stated that "I prefer that heads of the Mossad and Shin Bet ...
      (American Thinker)
      1. Israel and the Battleground of Ideas

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      People Are Beginning To Wonder If A Secret Military Drill Caused A Weird Smell ...
      2012-05-03
      "There's no point in spreading hysteria,” Minister Gilad Erdan reportedly told Israel Radio. “There's no danger.” There's been a few theories spread throughout the day. The IDF originally traced the smell back to a gas drilling site, Ynet reports, ...
      (Business Insider)
      1. Israel: Mysterious smell detected in Tel Aviv

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      Erdan to launch investigation over Gush Dan stench
      2012-05-03
      Environmental Protection Minister Gilad Erdan announced on Thursday night that he was launching a criminal investigation into the mysterious chlorine-like stench experienced by residents of the Tel Aviv region during the day. As of Thursday night, ...
      (Jerusalem Post)
      1. Criminal Probe Ordered Into Gush Dan 'Odor'

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      Erdan, Landau lead Earth Day activities in schools
      2012-04-22
      Led by Environmental Protection Minister Gilad Erdan, ministry officials taught lessons at high school schools throughout the country on Sunday, in honor of Earth Day. The lessons, which occurred in 20 high schools, focused on the environmental ...
      (Jerusalem Post)
      1. Earth Day 2012: State of the nation: Many environmental initiatives delayed or ...

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      Rightist ministers rally against Barak on outposts
      2012-04-22
      COM STAFF Environmental Protection Minister Gilad Erdan (Likud) called on Sunday for removing Defense Minister Ehud Barak's authority over settlements in the West Bank and transferring them to a ministerial committee. Erdan's comments join a growing ...
      (Jerusalem Post)
      1. Row over settlement evacuation divides the Netanyahu coalition
      2. Ministers to Meet on Givat Ha'Ulpana

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      'Export of 90 monkeys to US legally problematic'
      2012-04-04
      “The reason for the delay is the desire of [Environmental Protection Minister Gilad Erdan] to close Mazor Farm,” Fishman added. Last Monday, Erdan sent a letter to the National Parks Authority, in which he said Mazor Farm had not complied with Israel's ...
      (Jerusalem Post)

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        Cabinet outlines plan for sovereign wealth fund
        2012-02-19
        Environmental Protection Minister Gilad Erdan argued in response to the committee's recommendations that oil and gas royalties should be used to monitor the drilling process, so that Israel is prepared to deal with potential marine pollution disasters ...
        (Jerusalem Post)
        1. Cabinet approves gas royalties fund

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        NIS 833m approved for Dead Sea development
        2012-02-12
        This was decided at today's weekly Cabinet session, following a proposal by Minister of Tourism Stas Misezhnikov and Minister of Environmental Protection Gilad Erdan, in cooperation with the Prime Minister's Office and the Ministry of Finance.
        (Globes)
        1. Israeli cabinet okays NIS 830m for Dead Sea tourism, environment

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        Grunis appointed next Supreme Court president
        2012-02-11
        Environmental Protection Minister Gilad Erdan, a member of the Judicial Selection Committee, welcomed Grunis's appointment, calling him an “outstanding judge.” “I'm sure that as president, Grunis will continue to uphold individual rights and prevent ...
        (Jerusalem Post)
        1. Israel panel appoints Asher Grunis as new Supreme Court President