Advancing Equality for All Israelis
Israel's Declaration of Independence establishes a state that ensures "complete equality of social and political rights to all its inhabitants irrespective of religion, race or sex." NIF works to transform that ideal into reality.
Thwarting the Nation-State Bill
The Nation-State Bill constitutes a major threat to Israeli democracy. SHATIL is working not only to raise awareness of its ramifications, but to combat the uptick in racist violence.
New Legislation Targets Asylum Seekers
Legislators in Israel are proposing a new plan to detain African asylum seekers in Israel following September’s Supreme Court victory.
Kick it Out Complaint Leads to Charges Against Racist Fans
When soccer fans chanted that an Arab-Israeli player was a “terrorist,” NIF’s Kick It Out program took action.
138 Asylum Seekers to be Released
Following two years of detention, 138 African asylum seekers will finally be released.
STORIES & SUCCESSES
High Court Orders Closure of Detention Camps for African Refugees
In a major victory for human rights, Israel's Supreme Court has ruled that refugees can no longer be held indefinitely in detention camps. Read More...
New Regulations Allow Compensation for "Price Tag" Damage
New legislation ensures compensation for Palestinian Israeli victims of hate crimes.
Breakthrough for Movement for Freedom of Information
In a victory for democracy, government dealings with private groups will now be made public. Read More...