Social Action
MEET alumni Zakaria Wari and Sadek Jabr.

Israeli technology to secure U.S. youth chat rooms

Aladdin’s VP for Business Development Avishai Ziv – ‘We’re contributing in the effort to create a secure lifestyle for kids on the Web.’One of the growing fears of parents is the possibility that their children will encounter inappropriate material while …

Israel prepares American doctors for disaster management

The delegation of American physicians pose for a group shot at the Hadassah Medical Center last week. (Photo: Avi Hayoun) American awareness of emergency preparedness and disaster management has come a long way since the September 11th World Trade Center …

Israeli medical program humanizes medicine on a global scale

American participants in Ben-Gurion University’s M.D. Program in International Health and Medicine.Global medicine means many things: refugee medicine, disaster medicine, epidemiology, international preventive medicine, international health systems, tropical medicine, medical anthropology, or all of the above. But the essence of …

Adding Israeli democracy to the three ‘R’s

Adi Sterenberg: We are going to bring programs to the table that will take children and produce good strong leaders, officers and business people.Israel may be the only democracy in the Middle East, but that doesn’t mean everything runs smooth …

Israel’s Hole in the Wall camp

An Israeli child enjoys an activity at one of the Hole in the Wall camps in the U.S.The idea for the Jordan River Village – ‘the place in the Middle East where sick children can just be kids’ – took …