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Economy and Society: June 2, 2012

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A petition filed by the Mossawa Center for Arabs citizens’ rights, in collaboration with the National Committee for the Heads of Arab Local Authorities asks the High Court of justice to direct the Ministry of Culture and Sports to allocate equal budgets to the Arab sector. The petitioners claim that the Ministry of Culture and Sports ignores recommendations issued by State Comptroller’s Office, which reported in 2008 that Arab-Israeli cultural institutions are under-budgeted. The report called on the Culture and Sports Ministry to conduct a need survey and prepare a multi-year plan to remedy the problem.

Economy and Society: October 28, 2011

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More than 10,000 Arab women are employed in agriculture through local contractors, who pay them 100 NIS for an 8-10 hour workday.

(Hebrew)

 

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October 28th, 2011 at 10:43 pm

Economy and Society: July 13, 2011

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A new research conducted by the National Road Safety Authority, states that feelings of deprivation, and poor infrastructure in the Arab sector, cause relatively high rate of fatal traffic accidents.

(Hebrew)

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July 13th, 2011 at 1:22 pm