Part of NIF’s mission is to create a safe space for dialogue and engagement between all sections of Israeli society: religious and secular, Orthodox and Reform, Ashkenazi and Mizrachi, Jews and Arabs. We value all those that make up Israeli society and work to empower them to control their own lives, while peacefully co-existing with their neighbours.
NIF Supporting Efforts to Reduce Tensions on Yom Kippur / Eid al-Adha
This year, as Yom Kippur and Eid al-Adha coincided, NIF supported grantee The Abraham Fund's campaign to raise awareness of the different traditions in order to reduce potential hostilities.
The 37%: Art Exhibit Showcases Palestinian Jerusalemites
NIF grantee Ir Amim has opened a new art exhibit showcasing the lives of East Jerusalemites.
Another Crack in the Glass Ceiling
A new Shatil course is empowering women serving on local religious councils in Israel.
Fighting Racism Through Judaism
A Shatil-run course combats racism with Jewish texts, providing its participants with tools to engage new portions of Israeli society in human rights.