Israel’s Galilee International Management Institute is to train 100 farmers from Kano state Nigeria, which is on the edge of the desert, and the existence of a 60-member search-and-rescue team wearing IDF uniforms in the Israeli-Arab town of Abu Gosh may surprise you.

Mekonen Abeba immigrated to Israel from an Ethiopian village and after overcoming many challenges has now become an officer in the IDF, and Israeli doctors treat both terrorists and victims.