Current Projects

01/10/2010 - 30/06/2016
16/02/2012
Refugee Status Determination is the procedure that determines whether those seeking asylum fall within the definition of a refugee in need of protection in accordance with international law. The...
01/01/2009 - 31/12/2016
14/02/2012
We offer both language group classes in Hebrew and English and private tutoring for all refugees who want to learn more in a specific language. The language classes are twice a week but if your...
01/01/2012 - 31/12/2016
11/04/2015
Over the years, ARDC has engaged thousands of local and international individuals and groups in tours and solidarity visits to raise their awareness of the situation facing asylum seekers in Israel...
01/01/2012 - 31/12/2016
11/04/2015
Since 2012, ARDC has been bringing together groups of asylum seekers and Israelis and engaging them in reconciliatory dialogue through various activities. Through this initiative, ARDC co-...
01/01/2014 - 31/12/2016
11/04/2015
In 2014, ARDC trained 30 asylum seeker leaders in Tel Aviv and Holot detention center, to enhance their capacity to represent the community and to advocate on the community’s behalf by...
01/01/2011
28/02/2012
ARDC serves as a watchdog on government policies and practices towards the asylum seeker and refugee population in Israel by reporting on various legal and political developments. We work to provide...
01/06/2010 - 31/12/2016
28/02/2012
The higher education team works to help refugees go to university to recieve either their bachelors or associates degree in a major of their choosing. The ARDC helps students go through the...
01/03/2011 - 30/06/2016
28/02/2012
Despite a steady increase in the flow of African asylum seekers to the state of Israel over the past few years, prospects for permanent protection in the country continue to diminish. In the face of...
01/10/2010 - 31/01/2014
16/02/2012
Individuals from certain countries of origin are granted an informal type of group protection, a form of protection that is inferior to that which Israel is required to grant pursuant to the Refugee...
01/04/2009 - 31/05/2013
16/02/2012
Since 2009, ARDC has collaborated with partner organizations to produce a Refugee Seder project. The idea for the annual event was borne out of important parallels between the accounts of African...