Al-Manarah Association

Of the c.1,500,000 Arab Palestinians in Israel, approximately 400,000 have moderate to severe disabilities. They face systemic marginalisation with Israeli society as a whole and acute discrimination from within Palestinian society itself. To break this cycle of neglect and isolation, Al-Manarah works for equal access to education, employment, transportation, and public services, and within this we have a strong focus on youth and women with disabilities. Through cooperative advocacy, strategic litigation, and awareness raising, Al-Manarah works with the disabled of Israel's Arab community so they can participate and contribute to society as equal citizens. Al-Manarah is nonpartisan, workin...