Aid Organization for Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Israel

Background paper: Promotion of Rights for Asylum Seekers in Israel Coping with Disabilities (June 2017)

Date: 1.7.17 Source: ASSAF; PHR; Alumot

"The Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Social Affairs and the National Social Security must ensure access of people coping with disabilities to health, welfare and public assistance services according to the same standards as those offered to the country's citizens, to enable them to live in di

Asylum-Seekers in Israel: Background and Figures

Date: 16.11.16
Official Status of Asylum-Seekers and Policy of Non-Deportation, recognition of Asylum-Seekers in Israel and around the world and the vague policy around work permits enables exploitation.

Detailed findings of the commission of inquiry on human rights in Eritrea* **

Date: 8.6.16 Source: UN
The Human Rights Council established the Commission through resolution 26/24 of of 27 June 2014 and extended its mandate for one year to June 2016. On 8 June 2016, the Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in Eritrea released its second report. On 21 June 2016, the Commission will present its second report to the Human Rights Council. In October 2016, it will present an oral update to the General Assembly.

Rwanda or Saharonim

Date: 18.7.15 Source: HRM
New Hotline report on the Holot detention facility exposes grave shortcomings

ASSAF and the Law & Education Policy Clinic of the University of Haifa Filed an Appeal Calling for the Registration of Asylum Seekers’ Children to Public Kindergartens

Date: 29.6.15

On Thursday, June 11, 2015, ASSAF- Aid Organization for Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Israel, together with the Law and Education Policy Clinic of the University of Haifa filed an appeal against the Ministry of Education and the City of Kiryat Malachi, calling for the

UN Inquiry reports gross human rights violations bordering on Crimes Against Humanity in Eritrea

Date: 11.6.15 Source: UN

In 2014 the UN's Human Rights Council established a commission of inquiry on human rights in Eritrea in light of the many testimonies of human rights violations in the country.