The Commission for Equal Employment Opportunities at the Economy Ministry announced the establishment of a forum for advancing equality in employment for the Arab sector.
Marking the first time so many organizations have joined forces to work towards this common goal, according to the economy ministry, the forum reflects a collaborative effort of government bodies and NGOs involved in the field.
The forum was established at the initiative of Adv. Mariam Kabaha, Commissioner for Equal Opportunities in the Haifa and the North, with the aim of increasing awareness among the Arab population of their rights. In addition, the forum seeks to help the Arab sector access the tools available to them with regards to employment, as well as to increase enforcement in the field of equal employment.