Kolech-Religious Women’s Forum is the first Orthodox Jewish feminist organization in Israel.  Kolech aims to increase public awareness and bring about change in Israeli religious society by:  disseminating the values of gender equality and mutual respect between men and women; encouraging equal opportunities for women in the public arena; initiating equal opportunity legislation that benefits all Jewish women in Israel; advancing women's rights and women’s leadership in religious and halachic (Jewish legal) spheres; encouraging greater equality for women in matters of personal status, such as marriage and divorce; and engaging in an uncompromising battle against all forms of gender violence

 

 

Achrei Mot from a feminist point of view
(Bonna Devora Haberman) (Weekly Parsha)
Her Holinesses


Kolech wishes you all a happy holiday!
( Women and holidays)
A letter from the Executive Director Hannah Kehat


Women´s Midrashim for the Seder
(Kolech) ( Women and holidays)


"Thou shalt not stand against the blood of thy neighbour"
(Kolech) (Women and their Bodies )
A call for communities to dedicate Shabbat Kedoshim to the issues of communal confrontation with sexual abuse and support of victims.


   

Address:Beit Hillel, Har Hzofim Campus, Jerusalem , P.O.B. 10502 Jerusalem 91104 ISRAEL, phone: 972-26720321 fax: 972-26730595. email: kolech@kolech.com

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