Women in Action 3.12.2012

Coalition of Women for Peace invites you to a conference marking

The International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

Monday, December 3rd, 16:00 – 21:00, Na laga'at Center, Jaffa

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With Hebrew-Arabic-English translation

In the program:

16:00 – 16:30 Registration

16:00 – 16:35 Opening – Aliyah Strauss, Coalition of Women for Peace

16:35 – 17:30 Home, Violence: From House Demolitions to Domestic Violence

Farida Shaaban, active in the struggle to end house demolitions in the unrecognized village Dahamash

Atidal Abu Aeesh, Maan - Forum of Negev Arab-Bedouin Women’s Organizations

Nabila Espanioly, Director of Al’Tufula Center in Nazareth, 5th candidate on the list of Hadash to the Knesset

Ragda Elnabilsy, doctoral candidate in the School of Social Work, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Moderator: Yael Ben Yefet, Director of the Mizrahi Democratic Rainbow, active in Hithabrut-Tarabut movement

17:45-19:15 Policies of Political Persecution and Violence Against Women Human Rights Defenders

Orna Kohn, Adv. , Adalah – the Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel

Zabib Sultan, founder of the Community Center for Eritrean Women in the south of Tel Aviv

Zahava Greenfeld, active in the struggle for public housing and the Palestinian popular struggle

MK Haneen Zuaby – Balad Party

Moderator: Vered Lee, journalist

19:15 – 19:45 Dinner

9:45 – 21:00 Video Workshop and Discussion Tables

Video workshop (Claudia Levin); Women in the Negev (Muna Alhablin); Experiences of Activists (Esther Rapoport); Women and the Struggle in Jaffa (Sahar Saada); Women and Arms (Rela Mazali – project “Guns on the Kitchen Table”); Economic Violence (Asma Aghbariya Zahalka – Daam Party); Violence and Gender Difference; Women and the South of Tel Aviv (Shula Keshet); English-language discussion table on women’s rights in Israel – between international image and reality; Open-space