The Names of the Winners of the of “Knights of Quality Government” Award for 2017 have been Announced!

The public commission headed by retired Supreme Court Justice Dalia Dorner has chosen retired Supreme Court Justice Selim Joubran as the winner of the 2017 Knight of Quality Government award in the field of judicial authority. An additional winner of this title is MK Yehudah Glick of the Likud Party for his activity in the legislative authority.  General Dan Harel (Reserves) won the award in the category of military and security.  Amir Levy, former head of the Budgetary Division in the Ministry of Finance won in the category of executive authority. In the category of local government this year’s winner was the Mayor of Be’ersheva, Rubik Danilovich.  The Yediot Achronot journalist Shachar Ginossar won in the category of media, and in the category of comptrolling authority, the winner was Shai Galilee, Comptroller of the Likud Party. In the category of fighter for social justice, the head of the opposition in the Teachers Union, Gila Klein, won the award. In the category of integrity, the winner was the whistle-blower Attorney Ma’ayan Agam, and in the category of lifetime achievement, journalist Dan Margalit was the winner.  These Knights join the distinguished list of Knights of Quality Government from past years.