Arabs and Jews celebrate Lag Ba’Omer, Ramadan together in Dubai

Arabs from the United Arab Emirates and Israeli Jews celebrated Ramadan and Lag Ba’Omer together at a special ceremony Thursday night in Dubai. The event was organized by the ‘Sharaka’ organization, and included Emirati locals and Israeli tourists who lit a bonfire for Lag Ba’Omer, while sitting down together for the traditional Muslim ‘Suhur’ meal […]

More Than 350 Academics Sign Letter Supporting IHRA

Sharaka, an organization that leads interfaith delegations to connect Israelis with people in the Gulf Arab nations, also tweeted that they are “proud to stand with” the scholars who endorsed the IHRA definition.

‘To our Jewish brothers – Never Again!’

Dozens of online messages from Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, and other Arab countries have been sent by people in the region in solidarity, ahead of Holocaust Remembrance Day.

Citizens from the Arab world join the virtual March of the Living

 Dozens of messages from the Arab world have arrived as part of the memorial sign campaign that the March of the Living is organizing for the second consecutive year. These messages, which arrived from Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, and other Arab countries, came due to the participation of Sharaka (Arabic for […]

Arab Gulf Initiative to Promote Holocaust Awareness, Combat Anti-Semitism

In December 2020, interfaith group Sharaka brought to Israel the first ever delegation of young leaders from the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain. Sharaka, which translates to partnership in Arabic, was founded last year by social activists from Israel and the Gulf, in the wake of the historic Abraham Accords. The initiative aims to strengthen the bonds between […]

Israel-Morocco Relations, Channel 2 News

Watch coverage by Channel 2 News of our recent zoom meeting between Israeli and Moroccan social activists, after the peace agreements between the two countries.