Maisam Jaljuli

Social, feminist, and political activist, co-CEO of Tsofen — High Tech Centers, and co-chairwoman of the board of directors of the NGO Sikkuy-Aufoq organization. For many years, Jaljuli has been both active in and led struggles in a variety of fields: namely, employee rights, women’s rights, the struggle against the occupation, and the struggle for a shared and egalitarian society in Israel.

She served as Na’amat chairwoman in the Southern Triangle region, as well as the chairwoman of Na’amat’s Hadash faction. She also served as a board-member in the National Council for Road Safety, as well as in Itach Ma’aki – Women Lawyers for Social Justice. Jaljuli is a member of the “Standing Together” movement’s coordination team. She holds a B.A. degree in criminology and sociology, as well as an M.A. degree in educational leadership.