Desk of Rivka

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Desk of Rivka

The appointment is the highest-ranking position within the Offices of the Government Ministries and National Authorities ever attained by a woman of Ethiopian descent

The daylong work meeting included reporting on crucial WIZO matters, voting on legislative issues, and strengthening the ties between our federations abroad

I am delighted to welcome each and every one of you, my WIZO sisters from around the world, to Israel – the beloved homeland of the Jewish people- and to our warm WIZO house, here, in Tel Aviv.

The lives of these students have been far from charmed, but their charms shone through at their graduation celebration.

From Nahariya to Eilat, the annual one-day conference drew representatives from WIZO branches nationwide

Hosted at CHW Hadassim, recipient of the National Education Prize awarded by Israel’s Education Minister, the event showcased WIZO’s excellence in educating and empowering Israel’s youth

From an initiative for a greener planet to promoting co-existence, our WIZO youth and women continued working even harder this month to make our Israel – and our world better than before.

The young debaters prevailed over teams from 180 schools throughout Israel

The first-ever graduating class of Nachlat Yehuda's Fire and Rescue Cadets Program received their completion certificates at a special ceremony at Rishon LeZion's Regional Fire Station

142 children, from age 6 and up, took part in the special musical event, which marks the end of their program for the year