All posts tagged NIF

Jewish groups speak out over Manus Island

Thirteen Jewish communal organisations have backed a statement regarding the humanitarian crisis on Manus Island, condemning the Australian government’s lack of compassion and decency as “shameful”.

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.

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How Zionist is the New Israel Fund

PHILIP CHESTER NAOMI Chazan’s visit to Australia to launch the New Israel Fund (NIF) here has generated much interest, comment and debate. It has brought important issues of the nature

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Thinking for yourself about Israel

NAOMI CHAZAN THOUGH a native Israeli, I’ve been fortunate to spend a lot of time in English-speaking countries.  In my experience, no people place more value on independence of thought […]

NIF Australia appoints head

PROMINENT Jewish community leader and barrister Robin Margo has been appointed inaugural chairman of New Israel Fund (NIF) Australia.