Category: humanitarian assistance

Light up Africa

by David Kramer

Native-born Israeli, Sivan Ya’ari, landed her first job in Africa in 1998, as the head of quality control for a multinational clothing company. The experience provided her with first-hand exposure to the poverty that exists in the African continent, motivating her to complete a Master’s degree in Energy and Environment from Columbia University and start…

Should Erekat be treated in Israel?

by David Kramer

Today, chief Palestinian Authority negotiator Saeb Erekat was hospitalized in critical condition and placed on a ventilator in Israel’s Hadassah Ein Kerem hospital, Jerusalem. The senior Palestinian official, diagnosed with Covid-19, was brought to the hospital by Magen David Adom paramedics accompanied by IDF soldiers. Many in Israel are disturbed by this since Erekat, a…