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.
Black Globe Shames Harmful Negev Project
This year's "Black Globe" award for organizations promoting environmentally and socially detrimental initiatives goes to…
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.
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.
STORIES & SUCCESSES
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.
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.