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Coding Boot Camp Opens Door to Israeli Tech for African Asylum Seekers

Date: 5.8.19 Source: Haaretz, Refaella Goichman

“They took a few of us on a bus to Tel Aviv and dropped us off at the central bus station. I was 18 and a half and didn’t know what to do. I got to Jaffa and linked up with people who could help me.

Trump Says Asylum Seekers Should Have to Pay a Fee to Apply

Date: 30.4.19 Source: Associated Press, Haaretz

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is proposing charging asylum seekers a fee to process their applications as he continues to try to crack down on the surge of Central American migrants seeking to cross into the U.S.

Ayelet Shaked Inks Deal to Only Join Government That Establishes Migration Courts

Date: 12.9.18 Source: Haaretz, Lee Yaron

Yamina, the hard-right alliance headed by former Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked, has officially espoused the anti-immigrant agenda of a group of south Tel Aviv activists, agreeing to make their entry into government conditional on tougher legislation, Ha

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

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