Rabbi Dr. Sharon Shalom, the Director of Ono’s International Center for the Study of Ethiopian Jewry presented at a conference co-sponsored with the American-Israel Friendship League.
The conference featured discussions on:
- Jewish life in Africa
- Escape via “Operation Brothers”, “Operation Moses” and “Operation Solomon”
- Absorption, Education and Training in Israel
Notable speakers included:
- Rabbi Dr. Sharon Shalom, Director of Ono’s International Center for the Study of Ethiopian Jewry.
- Daniel Sahalo, Marketing and Sales Manager of Megemeria, a jewelry school and social business that empowers Ethiopian immigrants by equipping them with the professional and life-skills needed to achieve financial independence as jewelry designers and artisans.
- Daniel Limor, in his 25 years of service in the Prime Minister’s office was responsible, from headquarters and in the field, for the clandestine Ethiopian Jews Aliyah through the Sudan.