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.
Knesset Cafeteria Workers to Keep Their Jobs
Knesset cafeteria workers’ jobs were made secure during the recess and election thanks to a SHATIL-coordinated campaign.
Victory Against Gender Segregation
Israeli cemeteries can no longer force gender segregation on mourners.
Two Steps Forward for Public Housing
Two victories for public housing in Israel
Court Decision Guarantees Affordable Housing
After NIF grantees petitioned the court, a major building project was scrapped because it did not include affordable housing.
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.