Date: Fri, 28 Mar 97 17:49:47 CST
From: rich@pencil (Rich Winkel)
Subject: Report on Status of Women in Israel

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Status of women in Israel

The Mid-East Dispatch, Issue 183. 19 February, 1997

The Prime Minister's Advisor on the Status of Women, Emunah Elon, has released the annual National Report on the Status of Women in Israel, which will be submitted to the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations at a conference next month. The 46-page report outlines actions taken by Israeli governmental agencies to promote progress towards equality of women in Israeli life.

Excerpts from the report: