Sivan Ya’ari is the Founder and CEO of Innovation: Africa. Sivan has been recognised as one of the ’40 Under 40 Most Promising Israelis’ by Globes magazine and one of the ’50 Most Influential Women in Israel’ by Forbes Israel, and one of the ‘Top 10 Most Influential Israelis in International Business, Science and Culture 2017’ by NoCamels.
Our Voice of the Week features two of Israel’s smaller parties, both aiming to shake up the Knesset, one new and one old. Gonen Ben Yitzchak, former Shin Bet agent, is a co-founder of The Protest Movement for State Leadership party and active in the recent ‘Yellow Vest’ protests in Israel. Yariv Oppenheimer, former head of Peace Now, is a candidate for the left-wing Meretz party.