humanitarian aid

JDC aid organization lays off 53 staffers around the world

In total, the organization is reducing its workforce by 10%. JDC is also drawing $5 million from its $170 million endowment and imposing salary freezes until the end of 2021.

By SHIRA HANAU/JTA
22/05/2020
First-ever direct flight from Abu Dhabi lands in Israel

Nickolay Mladenov, Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, thanked the government and people of the UAE for their continued support to the Palestinian people.

A medical aid worker sets up and installs a bed at a shopping mall which has been turned into a cent
US opposes IMF loan to Iranian regime

The regime in Tehran has a long-documented history of using aid for illicit purposes.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
08/04/2020
JDC develops aid programs worldwide to help those affected by coronavirus

In the former Soviet Union, in Israel, in Latin America and even in Ethiopia, the JDC continues to help the most vulnerable, including the poor and elderly.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
26/03/2020
VOLUNTEERS PREPARE food packages for the needy ahead of Passover at a Kolel Chabad center
Coronavirus: UJA gives $23m. in grants, loans to help New Yorkers

UJA Federation of New York's financial aid will help organizations respond to emerging needs, cover losses associated with the disruption of their operations, and help them continue their work.

By DEBORAH DAHAN
24/03/2020
NGOs grapple with how to help most vulnerable during coronavirus outbreak

The coronavirus is affecting communities worldwide and is hampering the ability of Israeli and Jewish non-profits to support the most vulnerable and at-risk populations, they say.

By DEBORAH DAHAN
18/03/2020
Books
New book tells the unsung story Israel's humanitarianism

‘State of the Heart: Stories of a Humanitarian Israel’ puts focus on individual inspirational stories

Israeli water tech company pilots clean water project in Gaza Strip

The Coordination and Liaison Administration said the program is part of a policy that seeks to prevent any further deterioration of the humanitarian crisis in Gaza due to its lack of water.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
13/02/2020
Jewish leaders travel to Rwanda to engage in international development

“Our hope is that these change-makers will be inspired to launch conversations about global responsibility," said OLAM executive director Dyonna Ginsburg.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
13/02/2020
Swiss government creates channel to transfer humanitarian aid to Iran

The first patients that will benefit from the program are cancer and transplant patients.

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