Ofra Klinger

At the present there are approx. 24,000 inmates in legal custody in Israel – Major General Klinger is in charge of all their administration procedures, their health-care, rehabilitation, education, employment and religion services.

Major General Klinger is a graduate of the Faculty of Law at the Tel Aviv University (LLB). She is a qualified lawyer and a member of the Israeli Bar. She also holds a Master in Political Science from the Haifa University and the National Security College.

Before joining the IPS Major General Klinger worked as a criminal prosecutor in the Israeli Ministry of Justice. She also served at various legal positions at the IPS, including the Deputy Legal Advisor.