Empowering Social Change
NIF works to reduce social and economic gaps by empowering Israel’s most disadvantaged citizens, especially in the geographic and social periphery. Our network represents a broad spectrum of Israelis committed to social justice and to a better Israel.
Countering Racism on Jerusalem Day
This year, we countered the violence and racism that has come to mark Jerusalem Day with the first-ever Flower Parade promoting peace and shared living.
Recreating Local Economies in the Negev
Shatil’s Project WEALTH: Promoting Local Sustainable Economic Development is helping to redefine and rebuild local economies in Israel’s Negev.
Pocket Guide Helps Protestors Maintain their Rights
A new pocket guide and app will inform protestors of their rights and help connect them with legal aide.
Promoting Tolerance on Jerusalem’s Light Rail
A group of teenagers courageously confronted racism and incitement in Jerusalem.
STORIES & SUCCESSES
Exposure of Housing Minister Scandal
A corrupt deal transferring state property designated for public housing to politically-connected religious NGOs was frozen.
A Double Victory for Social and Environmental Justice
A decisive victory against suburban sprawl marks a huge success for periphery communities and environmental justice in Israel.
Another Victory in the Fight against the Exclusion of Women
A public radio station, which forbade women's voices on the air, was taken to task by two NIF grantees and the Jerusalem District Court.