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Victory Against Discriminatory Housing Practices

Victory Against Discriminatory Housing Practices

The Tel Aviv District Court has ordered the Tel Aviv Municipality to revise the threshold it has imposed on affordable housing, due to it being discriminatory. The ruling followed a petition from NIFC's flagship partner Association for Civil Rights in Israel (ACRI) on...

Restoring Pluralistic Jewish Education in Israel’s Schools

Restoring Pluralistic Jewish Education in Israel’s Schools

Israel’s Supreme Court has overturned a decision by the Ministry of Education to suspend special funding received by pluralistic Jewish organizations for activities they provide in school – effectively restoring that budget stream to Jewish pluralism in Israel. The...

NIFC is hiring for two positions!

NIFC is hiring for two positions!

We're hiring for two exciting positions. Click below for job descriptions and how to apply: Development and Operations Associate (full-time, permanent) Education and Program Officer (full-time, 9-week contract)

Defending Freedom of Expression

Defending Freedom of Expression

Israeli police have filed hundreds of defamation suits over the last year against people for Facebook posts criticizing police brutality. NIFC flagship project partner Association for Civil Rights in Israel (ACRI) has exposed a troubling practice of shutting down...

Why So Much Focus on Israel’s Occupation?

Why So Much Focus on Israel’s Occupation?

By Ben Murane, Executive Director So Many Issues One of our many issues regularly generates outsized attention – and rightly so. Our work towards ending the occupation and addressing Palestinian human rights is a tough issue, but one of our most important. First,...

We’re hiring: Development and Operations Associate

We’re hiring: Development and Operations Associate

Come work with us! NIFC is currently hiring for the position of Development and Operations Associate. Posted: April 2021 The New Israel Fund of Canada advances and defends democracy and equality in Israel. Since 1986, NIFC has helped contributed over $300 million to...

Episode 3 – 2021 Israeli Election Preview

Episode 3 – 2021 Israeli Election Preview

With the Israeli election under a week away, our friends at NIF Australia look at how the campaign is balanced, as well as one of the most controversial and extreme parties ever to run for the Knesset, the Jewish Power faction....

Our Featured Leaders in Canada: Rabbi Micah Streiffer

Our Featured Leaders in Canada: Rabbi Micah Streiffer

This month, we’re focusing on Rabbi Micah Streiffer, a member of the NIFC Advisory Council for the past two years, looking forward to his continued work empowering youth and building coalitions within Israel.  Volunteers Harry Schachter and Shelly Sanders spoke with...

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