As part of our participation in Expo 2020 Dubai, we were privileged to be joined by hundreds of spontaneous guests of the Expo who volunteered their time to promote accessibility with us!
The Israeli pavilion at the Expo 2020 offers the experience of being a disabled person in an urban environment
In recognition of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities marked Friday, December 3, the KKL-JNF International Relations, Access Israel Organization, Start-Up Nation Central, and the Ministry of Regional Cooperation hosted a range of startups in the Israeli pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai
Access Israel's last international webinar took place on October 26th and focused on "Paralympic Games Accessibility and Inclusion – from Tokyo 2020 to Paris 2024." There were +400 registered from +80 countries and hundreds more watched through Facebok Live.
The 9th International webinar which took place on the 27th of July and focused on "Accessible Future – Transportation for All, During and Post COVID-19" was a huge hit!
The two organizations are in the midst of 12 days of hiking in New York with teams consisting of people with and without disabilities.
Last week the Israeli embassy in Chile and Access Israel organized a webinar on "Accessible Smart Cities For All". The webinar was intended to introduce the participants to the world of accessible smart cities and to showcase Israeli solutions
"I was formally introduced to Access Israel through longtime friend and I have become a big fan of the organization.."
Yuval Wagner, the founder of Access Israel, was invited to speak at the 13th Session of the Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
Access Israel's last international webinar took place on the 12th of April and focused on "Accessible and Inclusive Smart Cities for All During and Post COVID-19". Over 690 people from 83 countries registered to the conference and the webinar received great feedback!
Yuval Wagner Chair Access Israel spoke today to more than 460 participants at the 'Accessible Tourism Day' Virtual conference organized by the German National Tourist Board (GNTB)
“For Friends of Access Israel and our collaborative partners Access Israel, disability awareness and inclusion is our daily calling," said executive director Jaime Lassner.
Access Israel participated and led various events this month. We are happy to close another busy month with many successful events.
Access Israel's 7th International took place on the 26th of January with over 850 people registered from 79 countries!
On the 12th of January the second webinar between Israel and Myanmar on accessibility and inclusion took place. The webinar focused on "Technologies for Business to Consumer Services". Almost 100 people from different business sectors in Myanmar participated at the webinar
On the 8th of December, Access Israel's 6th International took place, which focused on "Creating Trends for Accessibility and Inclusion for People with Disabilities". The webinar was a success with over 630 people registering from over 80 countries. The different speakers shared their views and experience in creating trends that capture the hearts and minds of the public
With ties between the Mideast countries now official, two women are helping improve amenities, resources and accessibility for residents and visitors
Michal Rimon, CEO of Access Israel, participated in a panel on "Inclusive Employment" at the National Ability Summit in India
Access Israel organized its 5th international webinar which focused on "Remote Employment of People with Disabilities during and post COVID-19". More than 650 people from 82 countries registered to the webinar which was historic as for the first time a speaker of the United Arab Emirates spoke at an Israeli event
On the same day that a small senior delegation from the United Arab Emirates met in Israel, more than 650 people from 83 countries met on Zoom and Facebook to also make history. They participated in a four-hour conference sponsored by Access Israel, featuring Dr. Ayesha Saeed Husaini, founder and director of Manzil from the United Arab Emirates