Mr. Moti Kaplan

Adjunct Senior Lecturer

Architecture Track
Landscape Architecture Track


Geologist by education, planner, editor of NOP 1, Unified National Outline Plan, consultant to the planning administrator, in the Ministry of the Interior, the Ministry of Environmental Protection, the Ministry of Housing, the Nature and Parks Authority, The Jewish National Fund (KKL) and more. His main areas of expertise are – Policy for preserving and cultivating open spaces and environment resources - coasts, streams, agriculture. Moti has edited several National Outline Plans, including NOP 22 - Forest and Forestry, NOP 13 – The Gulf of Eilat, NOP 1/35 - Integrated National Outline Plan, NOP 41 - National Outline Plan for energy, District Outline Plan for the Jerusalem Region and others. Adviser to countries in Africa, South America and Asia on regional development and the environment. Adviser to the United Nations Development Programme on the implementation of the Rio Convention, climate crisis management strategies, the protection of biodiversity and prevention of desertification processes and soil depletion. Along with his professional work, Moti lectures at the Faculty of Landscape Architecture at the Technion, and at the Institute of Urban and Regional Studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.


Moti Kaplan