All posts tagged New Israel Fund

Visiting Israeli snubbed

AUSTRALIAN Jewish leaders distanced themselves from Israeli former MK Moshe Feiglin, who was in Australia this week.

‘Attackers repudiate sacred values of Judaism’

THOSE responsible for last Friday’s arson attack in the West Bank that claimed the life of an 18-month old Palestinian boy “have repudiated the sacred values of Judaism”, the Executive Council of Australian Jewry (ECAJ) said this week.

Giving through a gender lens

THE notion that gender inequality is no longer an issue – that we are living in a post-feminist era where women enjoy full access and equality – is a common

Outspoken pundits on NIF’s invite list

IRVING Wallach (pictured) is planning an eventful period for the New Israel Fund (NIF) Australia, after being elected its second president at the annual meeting last Sunday.

Women of Australia honour Women of Wall

FIVE female stalwarts of the Australian Jewish community have joined women from across the globe in contributing to a publication celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Israeli women’s rights organisation Women of the Wall.

ZFA furore erupts over J Street critique

A ZIONIST Federation Australia (ZFA) email criticising American Zionist advocacy group J Street has sparked controversy with some younger members of the Jewish community saying they felt alienated by the organisation's actions.

Israel wrestling with identity – NIF chief

ISRAEL is a “work in progress”, the global CEO of the New Israel Fund (NIF), Daniel Sokatch, told a Sydney audience earlier this week.

NIF in the hot seat

NEW Israel Fund CEO Daniel Sokatch visits Australia next week. In this special Q&A, The AJN lets you, our readers, be the journalists and ask him everything you’ve ever wanted to know.

Your chance to quiz New Israel Fund chief

NEW Israel Fund (NIF) CEO Daniel Sokatch (pictured) is set to return to Australia for a speaking tour later this month.

NIF roles for Kahn and Indyk

TWO-TIME United States ambassador to Israel Martin Indyk and former Australian Local Hero of the Year Ronnie Kahn have been appointed as inaugural patrons of the New Israel Fund (NIF)Australia.