President Obama Speaks About How Israel Inspired Him22 May 2015
"It is precisely because I care so deeply about the State of Israel. It is precisely because, yes, I have high expectations for Israel the same way I have high expectations for the United States of America that I feel a responsibility to speak out honestly about what I think will lead to long term security and to the preservation of a true democracy in the Jewish homeland."
NIF to FIFA: Don't Boycott Israel19 May 2015
Rachel Liel, NIF's Executive Director in Israel, sent a letter to the president of FIFA, soccer's international governing body. Liel urged FIFA to reject the effort to suspend Israel's participation in FIFA sponsored events.
Statement on Ethiopian Protest: Hearing Their Cries04 May 2015
The New Israel Fund supports the struggle of the Ethiopian community to eliminate the racism and institutionalized discrimination that threatens them in Israel, including systematic mistreatment and profiling by the police.
Statement on the Enactment of the 2011 Boycott Law27 April 2015
The New Israel Fund views the recent decision by Israel’s High Court with respect to the Boycott Law as a setback for civil liberties in Israel and as a boon to Israel’s detractors.
Statement on Middle East Partnership Initiative11 March 2015
The New Israel Fund and its action arm, Shatil, are proud to have worked with the Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI) developed by the US State Department on issues of women's empowerment and leadership training.
NIF's positions on BDS and Universal Jurisdiction10 March 2015
Go straight to the source. Get your facts about where NIF stands on these issues.
Background on Torossian / Geller Campaign09 March 2015
A smear campaign misrepresenting NIF's position on BDS, on Universal Jurisdiction, and other matters is underway. Get the facts here.
Michael Sfard Condemned Terrorist Attacks As ‘Crime Against Humanity’: Statement from the New Israel Fund26 February 2015
In response to attacks on NIF and Israeli attorney Michael Sfard focusing on Israeli victims of terror attacks, the New Israel Fund issued the following statement.