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.
NIF Grantee Puts Israeli Laws Online, Despite Government Objections
A volunteer working to make regulations more transparent must overcome legal hurdles.
A Time for Hope
Ahead of the March elections, Shatil is working to make social justice issues front and center.
It’s Our Future Too!
New campaigns are working to ensure that Palestinian Israelis are not disenfranchised during the elections, and that public housing is on every politician’s agenda.
A Killing in the Negev
Tensions between police and the Bedouin community heighten following the death of an innocent bystander.
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.