Stories of the Ethiopian Aliyah are covered with 17 members of the community recounting their harrowing experience as well.
Sigd is being observed in a scaled-down fashion this year.
The Sigd holiday enables Ethiopian Jews to do communal introspection, become stronger, unite and to dream of a better future: a mutual and spiritual future in Jerusalem.
The students who have just begun their studies in the 2020-2021 academic year are all Ethiopian Israelis with Bachelor's degrees, who are eager to preserve and study their heritage.
Many call Netanyahu plan ‘campaign promise’ that highlights lack of serious immigration policy
New tome tells the story of Ethiopian Jews through illustrations and narrative
Will their child/sibling/parent be included in the “coveted list” of 2,000 immigrants or will yet another year go by of unbearable longing?
So many plans and promises have been made on this issue that have not been fulfilled that the minister’s announcement has been met instead with skepticism that this could yet be another false dawn.
Few programs have taken into account the social and culture reality of the adult men among Ethiopian immigrants. A new program tries to change that.
The goal of the initiative is to support a new generation of Ethiopian-Israeli leaders.