Daily Archives: November 3, 2014


Kivunim: New Directions for Special Needs Youth in Israel

Kivunim: A Charitable Organization To Further Youngsters With Special Needs in Israel was founded in 2003 for young people with sensory and physical disabilities. Kivunim means “directions” — giving direction and meaning, therefore enabling young people with disabilities to become independent. They achieve this through comprehensive service, study, life-skills training […]


ESRA

ESRA is an independent non-profit organisation run by volunteers. A group of English Speaking residents of Herzliya and Kfar Shmaryahu formed ESRA in 1979, primarily to fulfill a social need and assist their integration into Israeli society. The new ‘English Speaking Resident’s Association’, known as ESRA, soon expanded to include […]


PTACH

  P’TACH is a Jerusalem based organization that services children with learning difficulties (LD). Our goal is to provide children with the tools they need to succeed in school and in life and to become productive members of the Jewish community. Research indicates 10 percent of all school age children […]


UN Watch

UN Watch is a non-governmental organization based in Geneva whose mandate is to monitor the performance of the United Nations by the yardstick of its own Charter. UN Watch was established in 1993 by the legendary civil rights activist Morris B. Abram, the former U.S. Permanent Representative to the United […]