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Jaffa startup program for Arabs and Jews

45 budding entrepreneurs from all over Israel, took part in a pre-accelerator program in Jaffa, aptly named Starting Up Together. Around 50% were Jews and 50% Arabs (Muslim including Bedouin, Christian and Druze). They formed groups to work on “smart … Continue reading

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Arabs pitch in Jerusalem

60 Israeli Arabs, Palestinian Arabs and UAE Arabs presented their startup ideas at a JVP “tech-pitch” event in Jerusalem. They included an eco-friendly hotel run by Jews and Arabs, music training for young Arabs and Jews, and an app to … Continue reading

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Israeli-Arab startups graduate

Israel’s Hybrid Accelerator (reported here previously) was set-up by IDF veterans to help budding Israeli-Arab entrepreneurs develop their startups and their products. Its latest graduates include Petwork (ecosystem for pets), GemSight (jewelry & watches try on) and Flare (videogame streaming). … Continue reading

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More help for Israeli-Arab startups

The Hybrid accelerator and Made In Jerusalem brought 15 Arab entrepreneurs from Nazareth and East Jerusalem to meet top figures in the Israeli tech ecosystem.  They spoke with Jewish entrepreneurs and pitched their ideas to prospective investors. http://www.timesofisrael.com/why-arent-there-more-arab-start-ups-its-not-racism-say-entrepreneurs/

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The first Arab-Israeli startup school

The first school for Arab high-tech entrepreneurs in Israel is set to open on Feb 23 in Kafr Qasim, an Arab city northeast of Tel Aviv. Sponsors of the project include Tsofen, an Arab-Jewish organization that aims to help integrate … Continue reading

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Coexistence Is real

Articles from executives including Intel Israel and SodaStream. Numerous Israeli startups (see here), multinationals and professions employ Israeli Arab Muslims working happily alongside Israeli Jews. https://www.calcalistech.com/ctech/articles/0,7340,L-3907912,00.html https://www.calcalistech.com/ctech/articles/0,7340,L-3907941,00.html https://www.calcalistech.com/ctech/articles/0,7340,L-3907903,00.html https://www.calcalistech.com/ctech/articles/0,7340,L-3908011,00.html

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Starting up together – round 3

Israel-founded initiative Starting Up Together (reported here previously) is an online pre-accelerator program that trains entrepreneurs locally and across the Middle East region. Its Israeli track, for Arab and Jewish Israelis over 18, is now in its 3rd session. There … Continue reading

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Building co-existing bridges in Jerusalem

The first Jewish-Arab-Jerusalem Hackathon took place in Margalit Startup City (reported here previously), home to dozens of high-tech companies. 20 young entrepreneurs took part in a new initiative by Jewish and Arab entrepreneurs to build new projects for the benefit … Continue reading

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Hi-tech co-existence

Nazareth- based NGT (Next Generation Technology) serves as an incubator for 19 innovative life science and medical technology companies. It also has a social agenda – to bring Arab and Jewish entrepreneurs together to work in the same environment and … Continue reading

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Olive oil of co-existence

Israeli startup Sindyanna of Galilee produces fair trade olive oil. But its aim as a non-profit is to communicate the messages of hope and peace from Arab and Jewish women working together. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7l6Qerbw9DY https://www.sindyanna.com/

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