Valeria Seigelshifer, Coordinator of Gender Equality Projects

Valeria Seigelshifer is a coordinator of Gender Equality Projects and lecturer at Adva Center and for the Women’s Budget Forum. She does advocacy work at the Knesset and in government ministries, with a focus on gender mainstreaming programming and budgeting. She has an MA in Philosophy and Education from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and is a doctoral student in Gender Studies at Bar-Ilan University. She also works as a lecturer and as a research and teaching assistant at the Hebrew University and in the past served as a coordinator of educational programs at the Mosaic Center. She also conducted workshops in sexuality and gender for female junior high school students at the Hartman Midrasha.