Dear Givat Haviva Friends, For nearly 70 years Givat Haviva has worked to bring about a shared society in Israel, and this year it has brought bright rays of hope at a particularly challenging time. Stand with Givat Haviva. Donate
En alweer is het december. Een jaar vliegt voorbij, maar we zitten niet stil. Noch in Nederland noch in Israel. Eind juni waren Laila en Michal, twee jonge Israëlische vrouwen – de één moslima de ander joods – op bezoek in Nederland. Ze doorliepen programma’s van Givat Haviva en werden vriendinnen.
I would like, at the outset, to put the spotlight on the struggle of women in our shared society. Violence, disrespect, and inequality towards women are all part of Israeli society. Regardless of nationality. This year 25 women, 13 from Arab society and 12 from Jewish society, were murdered. Violence is not confined to national boundaries.
We wanted to share with you a short video about this fall’s opening of the Givat Haviva International School – which in just a few short months has made a meaningful and lasting impact on its inaugural class of 55