Study Tours

See Israel through a social justice lens with NIF.

Explore the issues:
Go beyond the headlines to examine the realities of contemporary Israel. explore the many groups and voices that comprise Israeli society and learn about social justice issues affecting Israeli society today – civil and human rights, religious freedom and tolerance, racism and extremism, and economic parity.

Meet the leaders of Israel’s dynamic social change movement:
Meet the inspiring grassroots activists, decision makers and influencers, civil rights attorneys, academics, prominent jurists, journalist, writers, and artists – all of whom are shaping the social change movement in Israel today. Hear about their work, their vision, and the challenges they face. Experience how NIF’s philosophy of partnership and empowerment functions at both the grassroots and the political level. See the work that promotes equality and democracy.

Stretch your mind:
Experience Israel up-close and in a new light. Speak with people of diverse political and ideological views – Orthodox and secular, Jewish and Palestinian, liberal and conservative, Sephardi and Ashkenazi, recent immigrant and veteran Israeli.

See the country:
Visit the separation fence and see up close how it affects the lives of both Israelis and Palestinians. See what life is like for the Bedouin in the South, or in the mixed city of Haifa in the North. Celebrate Shabbat in an Israeli home. Enjoy a meal in an ancient home in Jaffa. Enjoy the beauty of the country while exploring its challenges and learning about its hope for the future.

Return with renewed hope and energy about progressive values in Israel.

Schedule

November 6-13, 2019

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For more information, please fill the inquiry form below or contact:
Tali Herskowitz
[email protected]
202.842.0900

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