Jerusalem Center for Women

Board of Director

Fadwah Khawjah, head of board

As a social and political activist with over 30 years of experience in the Palestinian development sector, Fadwa has contributed development of several women and social associations and attended several national and international conferences related to this sector. Read More

Samia Elwazer, board memeber

Mrs. Samia Elwazer MBA in Public Governance - Thesis about ” the Role of Palestinian women in enhancing the civil society” Worked at Bank of Palestine, Palestine Olympic Committee, Public Relations, Event planner Member in several organizations Read More

Nivine Sandouka, board memeber

is an activist aspiring to achieve social justice, peace and gender equity. She is an expert in the field of program development, management, peace building and gender issues. Currently, she works with the German Association for Development Cooperation – AGIAMONDO Read More

Amaal Abu Ghoush, board memeber

An architect and urban planner from East Jerusalem; she received her bachelor’s in architecture and master’s in urban planning from Birzeit University in Ramallah, Palestine. Amaal is currently teaches the architectural department at Al Quds University Read More

Rawan Dajani, board memeber

Excellent communication, interpersonal, strategic planning, financial analysis, organizational and leadership skills. Resourceful in resolving emerging problems Read More

Siham Fayad , board memeber

Women networking in Palestine with the aim to enhance women active participation in social and political change Read More

About Us

A non-governmental organization, founded in 1994 and located in East Jerusalem. The center aims to empower Palestinian women and enhance their capabilities for them to become active members and resilient of changes within their community. The Jerusalem Center for Women wishes to do so by spreading the culture of human rights


Jerusalem Center for Women
3rd floor, Hirbawi Building,
P.o.Box 21929 Beit Hanina,
Main Street East Jerusalem, Palestine 51630
email: Fadwa Alshaer

Working Hours
  • Sunday 8.00 AM to 4.00PM
  • Monday 8.00 AM to 4.00PM
  • Tuesday 8.00 AM to 4.00PM
  • Wednesday 8.00 AM to 4.00PM
  • Thursday 8.00 AM to 4.00PM
  • Friday OFF Day
  • Saturday 8.00 AM to 4.00PM

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