The Ethiopian lifestyle is based on sustainability. Included in the many challenges that Ethiopian immigrants face on arrival in Israel is the transition to a high-tech and consumerist society. Adapting will be easier in future: sustainability already plays an important role in the conservation-minded West, and is now gaining a more central role in environmental education in Israel.
For many of the youngsters in Israeli absorption centers, this Purim, the celebration of redemption from total annihilation, will be their first. You can help Israel Today make this holiday a festive one for them.