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Palestinian and Israeli organisations

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This section of our directory lists Palestinian and Israeli organisations. The other section of the directory lists UK and International organisations .

Palestinian and Israeli organisations listed in alphabetical order

Abrahamic Reunion

Abrahamic Reunion

The Abrahamic Reunion recognizes that creating understanding and empathy between diverse faith communities is fundamental to developing multicultural acceptance, constructive cooperation and peaceful coexistence. Working in the Holy Land for over 18...
Akko Jewish Arab Community Centre

Akko Jewish Arab Community Centre

For almost 30 years, the Sir Charles Clore Jewish Arab Community Centre has been providing high-quality, low-cost services to the mixed population of Akko in the North of Israel. People of all ages and all backgrounds get to know each other. Children...
Arava Institute for Environmental Studies

Arava Institute for Environmental Studies

The Arava Institute for Environmental Studies is a leading environmental studies and research institute in the Middle East. Located at Kibbutz Ketura in Southern Israel, the AIES houses accredited academic programs, research centers, and international...
Givat Haviva International School (GHIS)

Givat Haviva International School (GHIS)

The Givat Haviva International School (GHIS) aims to grow a new cohort of leaders in Israel and from around the world who will be deeply connected, embrace diversity and work together towards a more peaceful future.   Half the students in this...
Hand in Hand

Hand in Hand

Hand in Hand is an NGO nurturing equality and a shared society for Jews and Arabs in Israel through a network of bilingual integrated schools and shared communities. Hand in Hand provides a transformational alternative to the current reality by educating...
Hebrew University of Jerusalem (HUJI)

Hebrew University of Jerusalem (HUJI)

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem encompasses the mosaic of religions, languages, ethnicities, cultures, and socio-economic backgrounds that make up Israeli society. The University believes that this rich diversity is a precondition for academic excellence,...
Interfaith Encounter Association (IEA)

Interfaith Encounter Association (IEA)

The Interfaith Encounter Association (IEA) works to promote genuine coexistence and sustainable peace using interactive interfaith dialogue as its vehicle. The apolitical and all-inclusive approach of the organization and its activities enable the successful...
Jerusalem Youth Chorus

Jerusalem Youth Chorus

The Jerusalem Youth Chorus is a choral and dialogue program for Israeli and Palestinian youth, ages 13-18. Our mission is to provide a space for these young people from East and West Jerusalem to grow together in song and dialogue. Through the co-creation...
Leo Baeck Education Centre Haifa (LBEC)

Leo Baeck Education Centre Haifa (LBEC)

The LBEC is a vibrant, pluralistic education center comprised of schools, community and a progressive synagogue, in and around Haifa. LBEC serves more than 35,000 Jewish, Christian, Muslim, Druze and Baha'i community members, working in the most...
Oasis Art Gallery

Oasis Art Gallery

The art gallery organizes exhibitions and programs, with the participation of Palestinian and Jewish artists on themes that relate to the Israeli/Palestinian conflict, or to social, environmental and cultural issues.  The Gallery presents ways of...
Parents Circle – Families Forum (PCFF)

Parents Circle – Families Forum (PCFF)

The Parents Circle – Families Forum (PCFF) is a joint Israeli-Palestinian organization of over 600 families, all of whom have lost an immediate family member to the ongoing conflict. The Parents Circle Families Forum (PCFF) was founded in 1995 by Yitzhak F...
Polyphony

Polyphony

Polyphony aims to bridge the divide between Arab and Jewish communities in Israel through music and to serve as a worldwide model for cooperation based on cultural exchange, dialogue and partnership. Polyphony’s early days began when Nabeel Abboud-Ashkar, t...
Road to Recovery

Road to Recovery

Road to Recovery is an organisation of about 1900 volunteers donating time and the use of their own vehicles on a regular basis to transport Palestinian patients and their family guardians between the government checkpoints and hospitals all over Israel....
Roots

Roots

Roots is a Palestinian Israeli Initiative in the Gush Etzion-Bethlehem-Hebron area. Roots works to nurture understanding, non-violence and personal transformation between Palestinians and Israelis in order to advance the two peoples towards a...
Rossing Center for Education and Dialogue

Rossing Center for Education and Dialogue

The Rossing Center for Education and Dialogue is an interreligious organization based in Jerusalem which promotes an inclusive society for all religious, ethnic and national groups. Through education, encounter, research and consulting, the Rossing Center...
School for Peace (SfP)

School for Peace (SfP)

The SfP was created in 1979 as an ideological educational institution of Wahat al Salam .~Neve Shalom a unique intentional community of Jewish and Palestinian-Arab Israeli citizens, located midway between Tel Aviv and Jerusalem. Through...
Shared Society at Shatil

Shared Society at Shatil

The action arm of the UK' s New Israel Fund, Shatil works to combat racism and build a just, democratic and shared society in Israel. Shatil provides consulting and training to social change organizations, builds coalitions and networks and advocates...
Sipur-Hikaya

Sipur-Hikaya

Established in 2017, the Sipur-Hikaya (Hebrew and Arabic for ‘Story’)  initiative teaches the two sides of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict based on the recently published book ‘Side by Side – Parallel Histories of Israel-Palestine'’. The dual ...
Standing Together

Standing Together

Standing Together is a grassroots Jewish-Arab movement in Israel that brings together Jews and Arabs to build an alternative vision for Israeli society grounded in principles of peace, equality, and social justice. Standing Together mobilizes the public...
Teachers’ Lounge

Teachers’ Lounge

The Teachers’ Lounge is an annual enrichment program for Jerusalem’s teachers and educators. Teachers have the ability to generate meaningful change, mobilizing against racism and prejudice and thus increasing tolerance and improving the climate of ...
Tech2Peace

Tech2Peace

Tech2Peace began work in 2018, with the aim of connecting Arab and Jewish youth from Israel and the Palestinian territories through hi-tech & dialogue seminars. Some of the alumni are now working on creating cross-cultural startups. Partners...
Two States, One Homeland

Two States, One Homeland

The Two States, One Homeland initiative was born out of a series of meetings started by Israeli journalist Meron Rapoport and Palestinian Awni Al-Mashni.  Meron Rapoport, born in Tel Aviv, worked in Yedioth Aharonoth, Haaretz and in the Israeli...
Women Wage Peace (WWP)

Women Wage Peace (WWP)

Women Wage Peace (WWP) is a grassroots movement, founded in November 2014 in the aftermath of the Gaza War.  Our mission is to reach an honorable and bilaterally acceptable political agreement to the Israeli-Palestinian...

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