CO-EXISTENCE

There isno better symbol of Haifa’s tolerance and co-existence than Beit Hagefen, an Arab-Jewish Center that has been going strong ever since it was established in 1963 by then mayor, Abba Khoushi.

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Haifa and San Francisco Connect Through Art

Haifa and San Francisco Connect Through Art
Photo by: Oded Balilty, from The exhibition "Spaces in Turmoil" Haifa Museum of Art

January saw the opening of Haifa and San Francisco Connect Through Art, free virtual tours of two museum exhibitions in Haifa, as well as one in San Francisco. This mutual enterprise aims to further strengthen the friendship between the sister cities.

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Haifa Half Marathon

Haifa Half Marathon
Photo by Reuven Cohen

February. The annual Haifa Half Marathon has returned in a digital format. For 22 years, Haifa's half marathon has attracted thousands of participants from Israel and abroad. This year it took place under COVID-19 restrictions and in a digital format.

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