Audio: Women in Israel During COVID-19

In this April 6 webinar, Professor Daphne Hacker, Head of the Women and Gender Studies Program at Tel Aviv University, presented an overview of the challenges, issues and needs of women in dealing with the crisis. Iris Florentin, Senior Vice President, Head of Social Services at the Ministry of Social Affairs and Government Representative on the Inter-Sectoral Roundtable Subcommittee, presented the government angle on the issue. Elah Alkalay, a JFN Israel member and chair of the Israel Women’s Network, proposed possible philanthropic strategies in the face of this crisis. Sheila Katz and Liron Peleg Domi, of the National Council of Jewish Women, shared how philanthropists can help address the challenges facing women in Israel.