Topic: Israel-Gaza Conflict

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Feb 13, 2024

Community Center in Israel Helps African Women Cope with War

Feb 13, 2024

Community Center in Israel Helps African Women Cope with War In partnership with HIAS Israel’s Emergency Response, JACC distributes food, children’s toys, clothing, diapers, and baby food to asylum seekers.

Jan 12, 2024

Hunger and Devastation: A Moral Call to Action

Jan 12, 2024

People walk on rubble in Gaza. The Jewish community rightly feels rage and distress over the October 7 attacks. But we cannot turn a blind eye to displacement and famine.

Jan 8, 2024

For Israel’s African Refugees, October 7 Brings Fresh Trauma

Jan 8, 2024

For Israel’s African Refugees, October 7 Brings Fresh Trauma For many of Israel's African refugees, the horrors of October 7 have given them a double dose of trauma.

Dec 28, 2023

Dispatch from Israel: Rebuilding Through Partnerships

Dec 28, 2023

Brightly colored crates of food and people moving in a warehouse A personal account from a HIAS staffer stationed in Israel after the terrorist attacks, where the emergency response team developed ways to work with local organizations to help some of the estimated 250,000 displaced Israelis. 

Dec 1, 2023

October 7 Attacks Displaced More Than Just Israeli Jews

Dec 1, 2023

An Eritrean mother and child awaits for assistance in Israel An essay published in JTA and co-signed by HIAS Israel urged the country to consider the interests of Sudanese and Eritrean refugees displaced by the October 7 attacks.

Nov 20, 2023

HIAS Joins Call for TPS Designation for Israelis, and for Palestinians from Gaza and the West Bank

Nov 20, 2023

HIAS Joins Call for TPS Designation for Israelis, and for Palestinians from Gaza and the West Bank Eight national, Jewish organizations urged President Biden and DHS Secretary Mayorkas to designate Israel for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) and/or authorize Israelis for Deferred Enforced Departure (DED). They are encouraged by reports that the Department of Homeland Security is considering designating TPS for Palestinians from Gaza and the West Bank.

Nov 13, 2023

Sustaining Life Amid the Devastation

Nov 13, 2023

Sustaining Life Amid the Devastation As an organization that is deeply rooted in humanity and empathy, advocating for the rights and safety of vulnerable people around the world, HIAS recognizes the pain of any life destroyed.

Nov 9, 2023

“Within This Pain, We Do Our Work”

Nov 9, 2023

“Within This Pain, We Do Our Work” HIAS convened a webinar featuring three experts who explained the situation in greater detail and assessed what HIAS has done to help those in need.

Oct 18, 2023

Letter From Israel: “These Are Difficult Days”

Oct 18, 2023

Letter From Israel: “These Are Difficult Days” HIAS Israel Country Director Sivan Carmel talks about her experience following the October 7 terrorist attack and reinforces the value of HIAS' work.

Oct 11, 2023

The News in Israel Is Terrible. HIAS Is Here To Help

Oct 11, 2023

The News in Israel Is Terrible. HIAS Is Here To Help Following the terrible events in Israel, President and CEO Mark Hetfield reaffirms the organization's commitment to displaced people.

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