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Witnessing History

The Center for Women & Democracy Delegation to Israel and the Palestinian Territories came away changed in the depth of our understanding

Israel’s News Anchor Ghadir Kamal Meriach

Ghadir Kamal Meriach, Israel's national news anchor for Channel 1's evening news cast, joined the Center for Women & Democracy's delegation for an

Meeting Knesset Member Aida Touma-Sliman

Knesset Member Aida Touma-Sliman serves as the chair of the Committee on the Status of Women and Gender Equality. An Israeli Arab, Touma-Sliman

Ein Hod Artists Village

Center for Women & Democracy delegates enjoy an early morning jazz set at Ein Hod Artists Village near Haifa. Built on Mount

Visit to a Fishing Village on the Mediterranean Sea

Center for Women & Democracy Delegates visit a fishing village in one of the most low income communities in Israel for a

A Moment for Reflection At Rabin Square

The Center for Women & Democracy delegates paused for a moment of reflection in a public square in the center for Tel Aviv

Meeting with the Young Women’s Parliament

The Center for Women & Democracy pictured with the Young Women's Parliament. The organization brings together high school age girls who are

Bethlehem’s First Woman Mayor

We met with Vera George Mousa Baboun, the first woman to be mayor of Bethlehem.  A Palestinian Christian, Mayor Vera shared with

In Ramallah Helping Women to Lead

At the Palestinian Center for Peace and Democracy, we meet with Mr. Naseef Mu'allem and a woman staffer who talk about their

A Planned City in the Desert

We visit a planned city for 25,000 Palestinians that is being developed by Bashar Masri, among the richest people world. A Palestinian