The Jewish-Arab Institute of the Histadrut

Building bridges hand in hand, for united coexistence

About the institute

Read more about the Jewish-Arab Institute:
When were we founded? Where we are located and more…

Institute news

The institute carries out various activities,
in a variety of communities throughout the country

The Jewish-Arab Institute

The Arab Jewish Institute next to the Histadrut was founded in 1984 by the General Histadrut. This institute was established as an expression of the need to deepen understanding, tolerance, and coexistence between the different ethnic groups and citizens of the country. The institute is located in Beit Berel in Kfar-Saba compound in the center of the country and in the center of southern and rural Sharon in the Arab triangle and accompanies the process of forming the relationship between the two peoples which encourages enlightened and progressive thinking patterns. As part of the extensive activity of the institute: building and developing cultural and academic relations with cultural and higher education institutions in the country and in other countries of the world, including the Arab countries; Initiating and organizing cultural and folklore meetings in collaboration with artists from all sectors; organizing joint meetings of public figures to learn about the cultures of the two peoples in the country; Encouraging entrepreneurship and holding seminars on economic issues for the developing of small industry in the Arab settlement and the development towns.

Institute news

The Jewish-Arab Institute operates and holds a variety of activities throughout the country,
Together with the institute’s employees, volunteers and more

"In difficult and complex days, sport is hope"

Iftar meal with our brothers from the Arab village of Aramsha

Visiting wounded soldiers from the war

The dear letter of the Jewish-Arab Institute of the Histadrut

helping farmers

Formation and recognition evenings for the fire fighters throughout Israel

Celebrating Purim with the firefighters

Four religions in prayer for peace

Our projects

The Jewish-Arab Institute of the Histadrut carries out various projects and activities all over the country that are mostly built and based on an ongoing annual activity, which is conducted in different places, and throughout the year. Also, the projects touch all levels of the population, and consist of diverse activities in each given area. Such as: educational activities, heritage and culture, sports, music, competitions, seminars, seminars and more…

Jewish-Arab youth in the south
Jewish-Arab youth in the south, shared life meetings between Jewish and Arab schools, including the culmination day meeting that brings together all the classes from all the schools participating in the project.
Empowering Jewish-Arab women in the south
Three coaching courses – ranging from working and intellectual women in society to disadvantaged women meeting in empowerment workshops and providing tools for personal and social development and empowerment.
Jewish-Arab youth in the south
Shared life meetings between Jewish and Arab schools including the culminating day meeting that brings together all the classes from all the schools participating in the project.
Arab Jewish women's forum in Emekim
Successful joint diverse activity for about a decade, International Women’s Day, workshops/seminars and formation days.
Ramadan feast in the north
With senior officials and heads of the Arab sector, employees of the Nin local council, and dozens of participants from Afula and the surrounding area.
Activity between Maranana and Tira schools
A joint educational-cultural activity, which includes face-to-face meetings, sports activities, music and more…

“אני נולדתי לשלום שרק יגיע

אני נולדתי לשלום שרק יבוא

אני נולדתי לשלום שרק יופיע

אני רוצה אני רוצה להיות כבר בו.

اﻗﺎﻣﺔ ﻧﻘﺎﺑﺔ اﻟﻬﺴﺘﺪروت

اﻟﻤﻌﻬﺪ اﻟﻴﻬﻮدي – اﻟﻌﺮﺑﻲ ﻋﺎم

1984 وذاﻟﻚ ﺑﻬﺪف اﻟﻤﺒﺎدره

ﻣﻦ اﺟﻞ ﺗﻨﻈﻴﻢ اﻟﺘﺸﺠﻴﻊ ﻋﻠﻰ

اﻟﺘﻌﺎون ﺑﲔ اﻟﻴﻬﻮد واﻟﻌﺮب

اﴎاﺋﻴﻞ ﻓﻲ ﻣﻮاﺿﻴﻊ اﻟﺜﻘﺎﻓﻪ

واﻟﻤﺠﺘﻤﻊ واﻟﱰﺑﻴﻪ واﻟﺮﻳﺎﺿﻪ

واﻟﻔﻦ واﻻدب، ﺣﻴﺚ ﻳﺼﺐ ﻛﻞ

ذاﻟﻚ ﻓﻲ ﺗﺤﺴﲔ ﻣﻨﻈﻮﻣﺔ

עוזי חיטמן ז״ל 1979