Working with Jewish and Palestinian professional groups, women and youth, utilizing workshops, training programs and special projects, creating a genuine egalitarian dialogue between the two people. Increased awareness of the conflict, the individual’s role in it and now with the skills needed, students are prepared to take responsibility for transforming the conflict in all facets of civic life. >> read more
A pioneering bilingual, bicultural Nursery - 6th grade for the region’s children, designed to exceed national requirements, modeling equality and mutual respect and helping to develop children who are confident and knowledgeable in their own identity, culture and traditions. >> read more
A House of Silence for all, a Spiritual Center for interfaith dialogue and initiatives among Jews, Christians and Muslims, a home for community-wide celebrations of religious holidays and culturally significant events, and a Peace Museum integrating arts, culture and history. >> read more
Assisting those in Gaza and the West Bank with limited access to medical care through HAP’s no-fee provision of direct medical support and direct assistance in accessing further treatment. >> read more
Through publications, media, exhibitions, small and large group presentations and tours, American Friends of Neve Shalom/Wahat al-Salam raise awareness across the United States about the Israeli/Palestinian conflict and the peace-building work of Neve Shalom/Wahat al-Salam (The Oasis of Peace). >> read more
"Despite the regional violence, the village community remains focused on its founder’s vision, namely to be a place where ‘people of all faiths can live together in peace.' "
The Jerusalem Times
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