Rosh Ha’ayin, Israel
Signed: November 9, 2005
Population: 45, 500
In November of 2005, Birmingham became the first city to have a joint signing with an Arab and an Israeli city.
Birmingham and Rosh Ha’ayin signed a Sister City agreement that formalized the longtime relationship between our cities. In July 2017, a youth group from Phillips Academy visited Israel and Jordan, and a youth group from Rosh Ha’Ayin as well as a group from Vinnytsia, Ukraine participated in the JCC Maccabi Games here in Birmingham.
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Israel Photo Gallery
Mayor Bell has been invited as the guest of the Israeli Union of Local Authorities to be a key note speaker at their annual conference in Tel Aviv Oct. 29- Nov. 2 and Mayor Sinai is the Pres. Of this organization. Renee Blaylock, the Director of the Birmingham Public...read more