Halema Abu Sulb

Personal information

Title: 
Director of the Women's Center for Legal Aid - Jerusalem
Birthyear: 
1954

Contact information (private)

postbox: 
54262 Jerusalem
Address: 
Jerusalem- Beit Hanina
Postal code: 
00970
State: 
Jerusalem
City: 
Beit Hanina
Country: 
Palestine
Phone: 
6281497- 02
Fax: 
6281497- 02
Mobile phone: 
0568038290
Personal email address: 
halemeh@wclac.org

Contact information (work)

Company name: 
Women's Center for Legal Aid and Counseling
Department: 
Directors
Postbox: 
54262 Jerusalem
Address: 
Jerusalem- Beit Hanina
Postal code: 
91516
Country: 
Palestine
Phone: 
022966744
Fax: 
026281497
Work email address: 
halemeh@wclac.org

Education

Bachelor of Law

Competences

Training on rights and laws and gender
Languages: 
Arabic mother tongue
English

Jobs

Work history: 
Defense lawyer in the courts and the director of education and training, pressure, and advocacy and legal adviser and director of the Jerusalem office in the Women's Center for Legal Aid and Counseling of 1996 and until now
Teacher of the legal course - community college Tira in Ramallah from 1996 to 2010
اWork as a lawyer with the institutions of the prisoners (Prisoner Club, Mandela, conscience, and the global movement to defend the children) until 1996
Executive Director of the Society of Friends in the community of Al Bireh 1979-1986
Productions and works: 
Participation in conferences and present papers on (the status of women in law) locally, regionally and internationally
Trained with the Center for Media (act) in the media from Egypt to Palestine, Jordan, Syria, Lebanon and Egypt over human rights feminist discourse in the media 2007
Trained with the Center for Democracy in Morocco over the cancellation of the reservation to CEDAW 2007
Issued a booklet (Women and international conventions) through the Health Work Committees 2001
Written many legal rights articles from a gender perspective in the different themes and titles in the local newspapers and in pamphlets and magazines for women's rights organizations
Prepare a training manual on the document human rights of Palestinian women with the Ministry of Women and the European Union in 2006

Awards

Awards and Distinctions: 
Certificates of recognition and distinction from many institutions, including the Centre of women
Award from the Association to revive the family
Honor of the Union of Palestinian Women's Committees