Current Projects

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...
01/10/2010 - 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...
01/01/2013 - 31/07/2016
07/07/2016
We offer private tutoring and study groups for asylum seekers already enrolled or interested in pursuing higher education. Tutors help students prepare for the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign...
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...
01/03/2011 - 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...
01/07/2010 - 31/12/2016
16/02/2012
In July 2010, more than 40 asylum seekers began vocational training courses as a result of a new and exciting project that ARDC began in collaboration with the Atid Technical College in south Tel...
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...