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.
SHATIL's New Program: Training Municipal Leaders for Democracy in Action
A SHATIL training is empowering newly elected city council members to make a real difference in their communities.
New Course Promotes Shared Society
In a newly launched course, 26 Jewish and Arab participants are learning how to create a shared society in Israel.
Tackling Gender Wage Gaps
The Israeli government has endorsed a plan that will help close gender wage gaps and ensure greater employment of women at senior levels of public service.
Court Orders Rabbi to Apologize to Lesbian
A Jerusalem rabbi has been forced to publicly apologize to and compensate a lesbian woman he outed following a successful court petition.
STORIES & SUCCESSES
A new law, which ensures pension payouts to divorced women, is the latest victory for women's rights in Israel.
Public Housing: Three Steps Forward, One Step Back
Affordable housing activists took to the Knesset and scored three victories this week. But another setback illuminates the magnitude of the problem.
Equal Pay for Equal Work
A new amendment to Israel's Equal Pay Law makes it easier for women to fight gender-based wage discrimination.