“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
More women should play instrumental roles in determining the country's defense and diplomatic policies, MKs said at a
A group of women journalists has investigated for five months the attitude of the Israeli media toward women in polit
In February 1997, four residents of the north who were mothers of soldiers then serving in Lebanon established a prot
Thirty-seven women expect to run for mayor or head of local councils in municipal elections to be held on Oct.
Finance Minister Yair Lapid on Friday appointed Yael Andorn to be the next Finance Ministry director-general.
Dozens of women protested Tuesday ouside Prime Minister Salam Fayyad's Ramallah office demanding the adaptation for l
An Arab woman who's been toiling on the fringes of Israeli politics for nearly two decades has broken out of obscurit
Haneen Zoabi is an Arab member of the Knesset (Israeli Parliament).
The Likud-Beytenu list changes tactics • Instead of attacking Habayit Hayehudi leader Naftali Bennett, it goes a
The Knesset Election Committee will discuss the possibility of disqualifying Hareidi parties because they have no wom
The faces of five men in business suits and one woman in a white head scarf beam under the slogan “Modern Hebro
A new group running for municipal elections in Hebron is offering residents an alternative to politics as usual in th
Four recent cases of women slain allegedly at the hand of either a husband or father have prompted women and human ri
Today, a full-page advertisement supporting the New Israel Fund will appear in the New York Times.
"At the demonstration today in Kafr a-Dik, I noticed looks and finger-pointing from the shabab (nickname for you
JERUSALEM — The subject of a women's place in public dominated Israel's headlines this week after a series of i
Security Council-"Women and Peace and Security"
The Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution under George Mason University hosted an international conference e
The tri-lateral women's group, consisting of Palestinian women, Israeli women and female political leaders from aroun
Several hundred Palestinian and Israeli women demonstrated on Saturday on each side of Israel's Qalandiya checkpoint,
At the start of the summer, Israel's social protest movement looked like it would represent a real turning point for
Israel could soon have a new government ministry and accompanying minister dedicated entirely to improving the situat
The Central Committee of the Palestinian Democratic Union convened Saturday in Ramallah and Gaza City and elected the
Despite being the main victims in regional armed conflicts, women are still excluded from playing a role in conflict
Vice-President Najah al-Attar on Tuesday stressed the need for Arab women to shoulder their role in country and natio
On Thursday, Samoud Dhamiri al-Yameen was sworn in as the first female magistrate on the Islamic Judicial Council of
A committee of mothers of Palestinian prisoners met Friday outside the headquarters of the Red Cross in Gaza City, pr
The women come from all over Israel every month to pray at the Western Wall, one of Judaism's holiest sites.
Around 700 Bedouin women held a protest in Jerusalem challenging the demolition of their villages by Israeli forces.
More than one thousand women and 15 Arab and Jewish human rights groups will demonstrate on Monday against the Israel
It was a single word scrawled on a wall at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem that unlocked something deep inside Inb
Following court order to appoint woman to commission investigating flotilla, dozens of rabbis make lists of candidate
The High Court of Justice on Wednesday instructed the state to review its stance regarding the inclusion of a woman i
A ship bearing aid for Gaza is preparing to leave Tripoli in Lebanon this weekend in the latest attempt to defy the I
Concluding a two-day conference bringing together government leaders and nearly 100 experts on women's human and poli
Three girls from the UNRWA School at Askar Camp in Nablus have made history by becoming the first Palestinians to win
Male leaders fail to break the Mideast impasse.
In May 2005 I was elected to be the first woman to join the Sinjel Municipality in the Ramallah district.