The Middle East Education Group at First Parish Cambridge Unitarian Universalist (3Church Street in Harvard Square) will host a presentation on Friday February 17 at 7 PM by members of OneVoice.
OneVoice promotes grassroots organizing by young Israelis and Palestinians who live with the conflict daily. Their objective is to holdtheir elected officials accountable for effective conflict resolution. Two young women in their 20″s, a Palestinian and an Israeli, will be featured. (see bio’s below.) The event is open to the public and is free of charge.
Co-sponsor is the Palestine-Israel Task force of First Church Cambridge Congregational
Ella Kraus, 26
Sapir College, Sderot
Ella joined OneVoice in 2011 and has since completed the leadership training program, was involved in launching the Two-State Solution Caucus in the Israeli Knesset, and has participated in OneVoice presentations inSderot and on her university campus.
Reem Ghunaim, 25
Since joining OneVoice in 2010, Reem has contributed to the Imagine Palestine 2018 campaign, attended town hall meetings in her hometown of Tulkarem, participated in youth council meetings and completed the advanced training program. In the fall, she will begin a Rotary Foundation Peace Fellowship at the Duke-UNC Peace Center.