Current Projects

01/10/2010 - 31/01/2014
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...
01/11/2010 - 31/12/2014
15/02/2012
Since early 2011, the number of refugee women in Israel who have been victims of rape and sexual violence during their flight through the Sinai desert escalated dramatically. Many of those in ARDC’s...
01/01/2009 - 31/12/2014
14/02/2012
Hebrew and English language tuition for adult refugees and asylum seekers constitutes the core component of the Refugee Education Center’s activities. We seek to deliver language classes to over 800...
01/01/2009 - 31/12/2013
14/02/2012
At the height of the 2007 humanitarian crisis, ARDC operated as many as ten shelters at one time to cater for the sudden increase in the number of asylum seekers arriving. Today, however, we run a...
01/05/2013 - 31/12/2013
01/05/2013
Running is one of the most popular sports in the world. Granted, not everybody is a medal-winning athlete like Ussain Bolt or Paula Radcliffe, but most of us don’t run for medals. What we run for is...
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 - 31/12/2014
28/02/2012
The Refugee Education Center also attempts to serve the higher education needs of the refugee and asylum seeker community by advising applicants and students regarding various aspects of the post-...
01/03/2011 - 31/01/2014
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...
01/01/2009
17/02/2012
ARDC is an active member and founder of the Refugees' Rights Forum which consists of the eight human rights organizations listed below who share our objective to promote the rights of refugees and...
01/08/2009 - 31/08/2012
17/02/2012
Keeping the asylum seeker children living in the ARDC refugee shelter entertained during the long summer vacation and off the streets of Tel Aviv, potentially engaging in high-risk activities, is a...