PRI's The World Published by PRI's The World Shimon Peres wanted Israelis to be organ donors — like him Listen Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/668510/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Israel has one of the lowest rates of organ donation in the developed world. But advocates hope that religious and political leaders like the late Shimon Peres can help persuade Israeli Jews to sign up.