International Day of the Rescuer 2017
Dear Friends and Supporters,
For the sake of humanity and in memory of the righteous who acted to save lives of others in different places and genocides, The Garden of the Righteous at Wahat al Salam Neve Shalom- (NSWAS) invites you to an event that is exceptional in its presentation and message to the world:
Commemorate the International Day of the Righteous Rescuers.
On Wednesday, March 8, 2017 from 13:30 to 15:00
the event will take place at the Spiritual Center
at Wahat al Salam Neve Shalom
Presentation and discussion on ’righteous’ – ’rescuers’, those who saved lives in various places and left an important record in the annals of humanity.
Honoring contemporary Palestinians who saved the lives of Jews and Jews who saved the lives of Palestinians.
Antonio Ferrari, Corriere della Sera, Ambassador, GARIWO
This year the NSWAS Garden of the Righteous will honor:
Migrant Offshore Aid Station, (MOAS) - the founders - Regina and Christopher Catrambone, will attend and tell about their work at MOAS.
Hamadi Abdelsslem, who rescued tourist during an attack at the Bardo Museum in Tunis. Hamadi is unable to attend the event but he send us a video clip personally presenting the event.
Children from NSWAS bilingual binational primary school will attend.
Musical performances (Jesse Coren) and light refreshments will accompany the event.
The project is being sponsored by GARIWO, Chaired by Gabriele Nissim.