The Abraham Initiatives

The Abraham Initiatives

The Abraham Initiatives has been working since 1989 to promote coexistence andequality among Israel's Jewish and Arab citizens. Named for the common ancestor of both Jews andArabs, The Abraham Fund advances a cohesive, secure and just Israeli society by promoting policiesbased on innovative social models, and by conducting large-scale social change initiatives, advocacyand public education.

The Abraham Initiatives currently focuses on projects in the following areas: Education for a Shared Society, Employment and Economic Development, Policing in a Divided Society, Equal Services and Accessibility, Advocacy and Government Relations, Emerging Leaders

Helpful info:

Summary and Overview of Inaugural Alan B. Slifka Forum - Israel, May 23-24, 2013

Keeping the Promise - Abraham Fund Initiatives video detailing current programs in Israel

Press Release: Information Manual on Arab Society in Israel - 3.12.13

The Abraham Initiatives: Community-Police Initiative
Enhances the scope and quality of services delivered to Israeli Arab citizens and equips the Israeli Police with the multicultural skills and awareness required to serve a diverse population. The Abraham Initiatives assists the police to adopt traini ...
Education, Jewish-Arab Relations, Policy and Legislation, crime and violence, shared society, state-minority relations