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Jump In Domestic Violence Cases during Covid-19

Ahead of International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, figures show 26 women were murdered by their partners in Israel in 2020 The …

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International Day of the Girl Child

This year, October 11 marks the International Day of the Girl Child, and the global theme is Digital Generation.

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Shula’s story from Makom Balev

“Here, they don’t judge,” Shula says. “and always there is a warm meal, a hot shower, and a listening ear. No questions asked, and they (the team) are always here for me.”

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eNews from World WIZO – Our first issue!

My dear WIZO friends, from all of us in Tel Aviv, a sweet Shana Tova to you all. May it be filled with happiness, health, and meaningful WIZO work.

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UPDATE from World WIZO

WIZO NSW recently held, on zoom,  a quarterly State Council & Executive Meeting. President Diane Symonds gave an update on Israel: Last month, WIZO’s 101st …

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WIZO Around the World – Florida

Australian Jewry is in mourning this week following the tragic and untimely death of Tzvi and Itty Ainsworth, who were among residents confirmed killed in …

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Domestic violence on the rise

WIZO NSW received a disturbing report from Israel on the weekend – that Covid-19 has seen an 800% increase in domestic violence complaints, and a …

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WIZO’s Violent Men’s Hotline

WIZO’s pioneering work in preventing domestic violence is being noticed by the world. This NEWSWEEK article tells the story of WIZO’s Violent Men’s Hotline, the …

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Israel Under Attack – Message from Anita Friedman Chairperson, World WIZO

Dear chaverot, WIZO members around the world, As I write these words around midnight Monday night, Israel is once again under attack. More than 150 …

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WIZO Around the World – Sderot

Again, Israel is under attack. Over the weekend, terrorists fired dozens of deadly rockets from Gaza into Israeli communities, setting off sirens across the south …

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Can you help Galit?

Galit is nine months old and is sadly at-risk. Her single mother Noa needs to work long hours to give her child a life. Fortunately …

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WIZO NSW AGM 2021

On 24 March 2021, WIZO held their 78th Annual General Meeting via Zoom. Click here for President Diane Symonds Report Click here for Vice President …

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