Handicap

COP26: Disabled Israeli minister let in, conference apologizes

"#COP26 must be inclusive and accessible to all and the venue is designed to facilitate that."

Disabled Israeli minister left out of inaccessible climate conference

Energy Minister Karin Elharrar left the conference after two hours of unsuccessful attempts to get into the conference from several entrances.

Shaked slams coalition colleagues as Likud dares her to leave

Prime Minister Naftali Bennett convened his Yamina Party on Wednesday evening in order to clear the air after a clash on Twitter between MKs Shirley Pinto and Abir Kara.

28/10/2021

Tel Aviv named among world's most wheelchair-friendly cities

Tel Aviv appears in a list of seven global wheelchair-friendly cities including Barcelona, Vienna and Berlin.

Handicap parking marked under a parked car while its owner was on vacation

After confirming several times that he could indeed park in that spot, the man left for his vacation in Northern Israel and when he returned he found what had happened

24/08/2020
THE WRITER learns firsthand how those who are disabled and confined to a wheelchair function in ever

The world from a wheelchair

As I struggled to pass a 3-cm-high step without tipping myself over, the people of Israel around me mostly busied themselves with their phones

By TALIA LEVIN
13/02/2020
THE BIBLE Lands Museum’s many stairs may be avoided by taking the elevator, which stops at each leve

On a roll: Accessible Jerusalem

Today, many of Jerusalem’s amazing sites are accessible to those using wheelchair mobility.

By DEBORAH RUBIN FIELDS
24/10/2019

Jerusalem affairs: My sister, my hero

People with special needs and challenges are not prevented from making aliyah, but the state stipulates a few rules before they can become an Israeli citizen.

24/10/2019
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