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.
Human Rights Worker Protects 'Price Tag' Settlers
After the tables were turned on the Price Tag attackers, Palestinian activists prevented further violence.
NIF makes emergency grant to support African refugees
Yesterday, at an historical rally in downtown Tel Aviv, 20,000 African migrants and refugees gathered to protest harsh new laws aimed at their status in Israel.
Asylum Seeker Protests Exploited to Undermine Israeli Democracy Advocates
A right-wing campaign is launched following the historical African refugee protests in Tel Aviv.
Proposed Knesset Bill Targets Free Speech . . . Again
NIF has come out in opposition to the proposed 'NGO Bill', according to which Israeli NGOs would be taxed at different rates based on the content of their speech.
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...