Peacebuilders teach kids pain management through martial arts

Kids Kicking Cancer (KKC) Israel is a nonprofit organization that utilizes martial arts skills and techniques to help children with cancer and other illnesses learn to find their inner strength and emotional well-being […]

February 6th, 2018|

For Israeli-Palestinian peace, water must come first

Co-directors of ALLMEP member EcoPeace (an organization that promotes water diplomacy efforts in the region) Gidon Bromberg, Nada Majdalani, and Munqeth Mehyar call for peace efforts to focus on water in an opinion piece for Reuters. […]

February 3rd, 2018|

Our Generation Speaks: Power lies with the next generation

In the Boston Globe, Our Generation Speaks’ Ohad Elhelo, writes of the need for young Israelis and Palestinians to take matters into their own hands and become the leaders of their future and of the region. […]

January 19th, 2018|

Givat Haviva’s Road Map for a Shared Society

In an opinion piece for The Jerusalem Post, Yaniv Sagee, Executive Director of ALLMEP member Givat Haviva, calls for adopting a road map for a shared society. […]

January 5th, 2018|

Together, Muslim leaders and Israeli rabbis work to keep peace in Jerusalem

Following the aftermath of President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital last month, Muslim leaders and Israeli rabbis across the Middle East are coming together and working to keep the peace. […]

January 2nd, 2018|

While Israelis want coexistence, few are willing to live next to Arabs

While a majority of Israeli Jews and Arabs support coexistence in the region, a recent study by the Center for a Shared Society at ALLMEP member Givat Haviva found that only a small fraction of Jews are willing to actually live next door to Arabs. […]

December 27th, 2017|

Haifa celebrates the holidays with a focus on food and coexistence

Celebrity chef Atamna-Ismaeel’s A-Sham Food Festival drew 50,000 people to Haifa, a city considered a model for Arab-Jewish coexistence. […]

December 22nd, 2017|

ALLMEP members team up with Bay Area coalition Invest in Peace

Invest in Peace aims to spread awareness and raise money for work being done to promote and strengthen Arab-Israeli relations by small groups that may not get broad attention. […]

December 19th, 2017|

Jewish-Arab Shared Life Education programs grow across Israel

The number of Jewish-Arab Shared Life Education programs has expanded this school year as programs have increased in size and multiple organizations have added new programs in hundreds of public and bilingual schools across the country. […]

December 15th, 2017|

Northern Ireland as a model for shared society in Israel

Establishing better Jewish-Arab relations in Israel is an important and equally challenging component of peacebuilding in the region. […]

November 16th, 2017|