11 2014

Women as Agents of Change:Maintaining Tradition, Realizing Potential

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

New Israel Fund of Canada 801 Eglinton Avenue West, Suite 401
Toronto, ON M5N 1E3

At the age of 17, Amal Elsana-Alhjooj established Israel’s first Bedouin women’s NGO, AJEEC (The Arab-Jewish Center for Equality, Empowerment and Cooperation). AJEEC addresses every unmet need for these women and their communities. Promoting health, economic equality, shared society and education for Israel’s Bedouin community, AJEEC is at the forefront of change in the Negev.

NIFC is proud to feature Nobel Peace Prize laureate nominee Elsana-Alhjooj and the directors of AJEEC-NISPED.


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