Negev

Steinitz: Israel to use green power for 30% of needs, asked: Not more?

Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz claims Israel is ‘No. 2 in the world’ in solar power, critics point to Morocco’s goal of 52% renewable energy by 2030 to Israel’s 30%

Idan Hanegev hosts Hackathon for the Negev Bedouin Community

The StartUp Negev technological accelerator held a hackathon to train the next generation of technology entrepreneurs in the Negev Bedouin community.

The Negev bloomed 1.6 million years ago, scientists say

“The Negev did not look like [it does] today,” said Hanan Ginat, an earth scientist at the Dead Sea and Arava Science Center.

Moving IDF intelligence to the Negev shows the region's importance

Carrying out this move brings with it thousands of work opportunities for the residents of Beersheba, Dimona and other communities in the area.

Hebron
Did Hebron get coronavirus from the Negev?

Nearly 20% of the recent coronavirus cases in the West Bank were the result of interaction between Palestinians and Arab Israelis, a PA health official said.

Gantz heads to Negev to promote IDF’s move south

Years after it began, expensive project has stalled due to lack of transportation for thousands of soldiers

Coronavirus in Israel's cities: Where is the virus spreading the most?

Which cities are the sickest – and which cities have had the highest percentage increase in cases in the last three days?

Girls walk on the outskirts of the Bedouin city of Rahat, southern Israel
Why have Arab-Israeli workers been hit hardest by COVID-19?

"The weakness of the Arab sector in the labor market is reflected in the high concentration of Arabs employed in economic sectors characterized by low wages, including construction, agriculture."

15/06/2020
Violent clashes between police and residents of Bedouin village in Negev
Bedouin suspects in IDF attack in southern Israel turn themselves in

The Israel Police are searching for more suspects, residents of the Negev, who were involved in the unusual incident last week near the Bedouin village of Bir Hadaj in southern Israel.

Violent clashes between police and residents of Bedouin village in Negev
Amid debates over annexation, the Negev experiences lawlessnes

And this in a geographic region where no one contests which law is applicable, or under whose sovereignty it rests.

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