Shalom Club in Myanmar: Current Activity
The MASHAV Shalom Club in Myanmar was formed 8 years ago, it has more than 200 members and around 40 of are alumni from recent 3 years. The annual meeting of Shalom Club took place at Myanmar-Info-Tech, Yangon on 12th March, 2011 in collaboration with the Embassy of Israel. The meeting was in a form of tourism seminar. Ambassador of Israel to Myanmar, H.E. Mr. Yaron Mayer gave opening remarks, Mr. Lior Bar, Israeli tour guide talked about Israeli Tourism to Myanmar and Southeast Asia, Mr. Eitan Simanor, Israeli Photographer showed photo essay on “Mandalay Through the Eyes of an Israeli Traveler”, Daw Khin San Aye, secretary of Myanmar Shalom Club lectured on “Tourism in Myanmar”. Short film about Israel and MASHAV was screened and the participants shared their experiences from their stay in Israel and discussed further Mashav Shalom Club’s activities. Musical performance and refreshments concluded the event.