Articles in "Israeli society"

Research Offers New Approach to Poverty and Welfare Standards in Israel

A study conducted by economists at the Kohelet Policy Forum examined the birthrates in different Israeli sectors and its effect on poverty ...

Survey: Israelis Prefer State and Religious Law Over Western Values

Israeli Jews are more influenced by the laws of the country and their religious values than by the values of the Western world when they ...

Israeli Org Opts for Food Rescue as Solution to Eliminating Food Insecurity

Leket Israel, in partnership with the BDO accounting and consulting firm, released its Fourth Annual Food Waste and Rescue Report on ...

Police Go Out of Way to Ensure Ultra-Orthodox Man Arrives on Time for Life-Saving Surgery on Shabbat

Police officers on Friday night were instrumental in ensuring that a religious man who was on the shortlist for a kidney transplant made it ...

Israel’s Population Ranks 11th Happiest in the World, OECD Index Shows

Israel's population is the 11th happiest in the world, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's (OECD) Better Life ...

‘Pain and Frustration:’ An Israeli-Ethiopian Leader Explains Why They Demonstrated

Thousands of Israeli-Ethiopians on Wednesday demonstrated and blocked main routes in southern Tel Aviv in protest of what they claim are ...

Religious Leaders Celebrate Jerusalem’s ‘Beautiful Mosaic’ of Cultures

Jerusalem's Mayor Moshe Leon on Tuesday night held the traditional reception for the heads of the city's religious communities at City Hall ...

Israel Honors 31 Heroes Who Put Their Lives on the Line for Society

President Reuven Rivlin on Tuesday hosted a Ministry of Public Security prize ceremony for outstanding 31 men and women who were honored ...

Organ Donations in Israel Soar in 2018

Israel saw a record number of organ transplants in 2018 and 592 lives were saved this year, data presented by Israel's National Transplant ...

History: First Deaf Woman to Run for Knesset

Shirley Pinto made history Tuesday when she announced she was running in the upcoming elections to the Knesset, the first deaf woman in ...