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Joint List’s Touma-Sliman to chair Knesset panel on gender equality

MK Aida Touma-Sliman leads a Status of Women and Gender Equality Committee meeting at the Knesset on November 21, 2017. (Yonatan Sindel/Flash90)
MK Aida Touma-Sliman leads a Status of Women and Gender Equality Committee meeting at the Knesset on November 21, 2017. (Yonatan Sindel/Flash90)

Joint List MK Aida Touma-Sliman is elected chair of the Knesset’s Committee on the Status of Women and Gender Equality.

“The value that guides me and will guide the committee is equality,” she tweets. “Sometimes I will challenge you, sometimes I will annoy some of you, but I promise it will always be interesting and the committee will always be a home for all the… organizations on the ground that want to advance gender equality.”

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