Michal Cafrey-Yardeni

Michal Cafrey-Yardeni Chairperson of the Public Council for the Promotion of Women's Sports

“The time has come for women’s sports in Israel, and for those engaged in it to stop being regarded as bench players. It is time for them to take center court and play.”

As Chairperson of the Public Council for the Promotion of Women's Sports in Israel, a member of:
  • 2014,National Sports Council
  • 2013,Policy Forming Steering Committee, National Program “Sports Cadets”
Formerly:
  • 2004,Member, Advisory Committee for the Development and Promotion of Women’s Sport in Israel. The Committee was set up to:
    • Recommend a mechanism for receiving funds from the Israel Sports Betting Board earmarked for the development and promotion of women’s sports in Israel
    • Recommend ways of implementing the National Program for the Development and Promotion of Women’s Sport in Israel
    • Make recommendations as to the role of the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports in implementing the program
  • Serve as a member of the Task Force for making recommendations on applying a code of ethics for the prevention of sexual harassment in sports
  • Serve as a member of the Executive Committee of the Women’s Network in Israel
    • 2001–2002, Member, Interministerial Investigative Committee on Gender-based Stereotypes in Schoolbooks in the Israeli education system
Education:

LL.B. Law school. Specializing in Human and Social Rights Division