Eighth Annual Convening of Women Leaders Opening Orientation Gathering Participants mingle during the social hour of orientation. Orly Avrahami, Loubna Amhair and Nezha Sadik. Mary Hatter Sweis, Huda Abouarqoub, and Hikmat Alami. Nezha Sadik, presents on Food Security in Morocco. Hikmat Alami presents on Access to Water in Palestine. Access to Clean Water Panel. Dina Baslan presents on Migration in Jordan, and Henda Maarfi presents on Women’s Health in Tunisia. Hanane Darhour presents on Renewable Energy in Morocco. Orly Avrahami presents on Recycling and Waste Management in Israel. Opening Dinner Reception at Amal Women’s Center Opening Dinner Reception at Amal Women’s Center Opening Dinner Reception at Amal Women’s Center Full group of 2019 Participants at Amal Women’s Center. Loubna Amhair presents on the impact of climate change on Women in Morocco. Huda Abuarqoub and Talia Sasson present on the Geopolitical Analysis of Conflict in the MENA Region. Rachel Carlson, Mary Jo McGuire, Sherry Munyon, Phyllis Kahn, Sandy Pappas, Mary Hatter Sweis, and Ellen Kennedy at a Riad dinner. Fatima Sadiqi joins founders Rina Bar Tal and Sandy Pappas in the morning evaluation session. Fatima Fettar receives her participation certificate prior to her departure. Hanane Darhour receives her participation certificate. Samah Saliame receives her participation certificate. Huda Abuarqoub receives her participation certificate. The 2019 Palestinian Team. Fatima Fettar and Mary Jo McGuire. Co- Founder & President, Rina Bar Tal Co- Founder and Executive Director Sandy Pappas. Sandy Pappas leading the Certificate Ceremony. The Jordanian Team receives their certificates. The Tunisian Team receives their certificates. Fatima Sadiqi and first time participant Nezha Sadik receive their certificates. First time Palestinian Participants Nivine Sandouka and Hikmat Alami receive their certificates. The Israeli Team receives their certificates. The US team plus guest Phyllis Kahn, and Convening Staff Rachel Carlson and Sherry Munyon. Rina Bar Tal, Fatima Sadiqi and Sandy Pappas. Fatima Sadiqi and Mary Hatter Sweis Board members present at the 2019 Convening in Marrakech, Morocco.