Civil & Human Rights
Israel’s Declaration of Independence says: “Israel will ensure complete equality of social and political rights to all its inhabitants irrespective of religion, race or gender; it will guarantee freedom of religion, conscience, language, education and culture.” The NIF supports groups and projects working to fulfil this vision. From women’s and LGBT rights, to the relationship between synagogue and state, to protecting the rights of Jewish and non-Jewish minorities, NIF has founded, funded, trained or otherwise supported every significant human and civil rights organisation in Israel.
She’s already worked with a range of Israeli civil society organisations that stand for women’s rights, civil rights, human rights, and shared society.Read more Back to School for Breaking the Silence
A law intended to bar the organisation from speaking at Israeli schools did not stop Avner Gvaryahu from accepting an invitation to speak about the occupation at a Tel Aviv high school.Read more Detainment Won’t Stop Human Rights Champions
Three human rights activists who were detained by the army near an illegal outpost vowed not to bow to the harassmentRead more Amram Mitzna Shows Solidarity with NIF
Reserve general, former head of the Labor Party, and former mayor of Haifa felt compelled to donate to NIFRead more