Leading American Jewish organization calls on the United States Government to act immediately
Statement of Robert Bank, President and CEO of American Jewish World Service:
We have all been appalled by the fighting in South Sudan, particularly the recent atrocities committed in Bentiu and the attack on civilians in the UN compound in Bor.
AJWS will expand work on the sexual health and rights of women and girls in Kenya and Uganda
NEW YORK, NY — American Jewish World Service (AJWS), the leading Jewish international development and human rights organization, will soon expand its work to address the sexual health and rights of women and girls in Kenya and Uganda.
THREE FILIPINO GRASSROOTS ORGANIZATIONS TO RECEIVE DISASTER AID
Daniela lives in a batey—a town of sugar cane workers—in the Dominican Republic. At 17 years old, she has just graduated from high school and now volunteers as a community health educator. Her dream is to go to college—but that dream was crushed last month, when the country’s Constitutional Court revoked citizenship from all Dominicans of Haitian descent born after 1929.