Advocacy and Awareness Raising

ARDC advocates for the rights of all refugees and asylum seekers in Israel and for a humane and fair Israeli asylum policy. We are also working hard to raise awareness about the plight of African refugees and asylum seekers, reduce incidents of discrimination and change public attitudes towards the community.

01/05/2013 - 31/12/2013

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.


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.


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

01/01/2010 - 31/12/2011

All children in Israel aged between six and 16 years old have a right to education regardless of their legal status.

01/04/2009 - 31/05/2013

Since 2009, ARDC has collaborated with partner organizations to produce a Refugee Seder project.