Jewish-Arab collaborations – Na’gham el Hood

This weeks episode is all about co- existence. The artists on the playlist are mainly Palestinian and Israeli bands, some working in collaboration with each other, others singing about the change they wish to see in the world. At the end of the day, music builds bridges between nationalities, language and cultures, and helps connect […]

2013 RECAP: SDM’s 15 favourite coexistence stories of 2013

Beyond the stories that “sell” are the untold stories that bring people together. As 2013 ends, these are the stories we would like to focus on, and hope that 2014 will be full of Hope, Peace and Coexistence.  15. VIDEO: Israeli hockey team in Winnipeg via ‘The National’ Click here to watch video 14. Small screen unites […]

Showing Scotland another side of Israel

Coexistence work of Emek Medical Center in Afula, where efforts of Jewish and Arab physicians to heal patients of all backgrounds are part of everyday life, reaches Scottish audiences The story of Emek Medical Center in Afula is little known within the international community, but the center’s Director of Development and Public Relations Larry Rich […]

VIDEO: The Israeli Hockey School is bringing people together.

The Israeli hockey school visits Los Angeles. Check it this video by FoxSportsWest

Youth return from Palestinian-Israeli summer camp with new perspective

Israeli, Arab teens meet in US, discuss harsh reality. ‘If I were him I would also call it occupation,’ Israeli says of encounter with Palestinian Dozens of Israeli youths returned last week from a summer camp with fellow teenagers from the Middle East, including the Palestinian Authority. They ate and slept together, weighed in on […]

This Summer, It’s all about Coexistence @ Hebrew University by Michelle Bitran

by Michelle Bitran At the beginning of this month, 41 students, diplomats and professionals from around the world joined together to participate in the most popular summer program at the Hebrew University, “Coexistence in the Middle East.” For most of them, it is their first time in Israel, and their first opportunity to go beyond […]