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Reports and Position Papers


Discrimination in Numbers – Collection of Statistical Data – The Bedouin Community in the Negev/Naqab | January 2017

The Negev Coexistence Forum published a new statisical collection that exposes the onging discrimintaion against the Bedouin community in a variety of fields.

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Enforcing Distress: House Demolition Policy in the Bedouin Community in the Negev | June 2016

The Negev Coexistence Forum report presents new figures about house demolitions in the Negev. The report, based on enforcement authorities’ data, reveals the ways in which the state utilizes enforcement in order to displace citizens from their lands.

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Segregated Spaces: The Spatial Discrimination Policies Among Jewish and Arab Citizens in the Negev-Naqab | March 2016

On the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination,  the Negev Coexistence Forum published a new report exposing the state’s mechanisms to ensure spatial segregation among Arab and Jewish citizens.

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uah_pp_eng The Time has Come for Israel to Recognize the Bedouin Villages of ʿAtīr and Umm al-Ḥīrān | December 2015

As the ongoing struggle of ʿAtīr and Umm al-Ḥīrān continues, the Negev Coexistence Forum published a new position paper that shortly presents the residents’ demands, the historical and planning background, and calls on the government to recognized the villages.

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Community under Attack: The Situation of the Human Rights of the Bedouin Community in the Negev-Nagab | December 2015

On the International Human Rights Day the Negev Coexistence Forum published a new report concerning the rights of the Bedouin community in the Negev over the past year. The report reveals severe human rights violations in different areas.

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Discussing Racism in the Negev-Nagab | March 2015IDARD_2015

On the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination 2015, photographer Miki Kratsman and the Negev Coexistence Forum published a photo-report that includes 16 portraits and testimonies of members of the Bedouin community, exposing the ongoing discrimination against them in particular and the whole community in general.

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House demolition reportThe House Demolition Policy in the Negev-Naqab | December 2014

On the International Human Rights Day, NCF published its annual “House Demolition Policy” report. Data reveals that 859 structures were destroyed in the passing year, with 54% of them in Bedouin planned towns and recognized villages. Over 78% were demolished by Bedouin owners under duress by the authorities.

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Education_ppState Negligence of Pre-School Education of Bedouin Children in the Negev-Naqab | September 2014

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Day of Rage report“Day of Rage”: Deprivation of Freedom of Speech of the Bedouin Community in the Negev-Naqab | June 2014

Following massive detentions and various extreme measures taken by police before, during and after the day of rage protest against the Prawer Plan, NCF published a report about the practices of deprivation of freedom of speech of the Bedouin community.

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Thirsty for (the right to) Water | June 2014

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Discrimination reportBetween Discrimination and Abandonment: The Bedouin Recognized Villages and the Jewish Settlements in the Negev | March 2014

For the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination 2014, Activestills and NCF published a photo report that compares the situation among newly recognized Bedouin villages and new Jewish settlements in the Negev.

Available in English and French


House demolitions reportHouse demolitions in the Negev 2012/2013 | February 2014

Every year, NCF publishes a report about the policy of house demolitions towards the Bedouin community in the Negev-Naqab. The report present the Israeli land policy, the numbers of demolitions and the several units that execute these demolitions.

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Water position paperDamaging the Right to Water of the Residents of the Unrecognized Bedouin Villages of the Negev-Naqab | December 2013

For the International Human Rights Day 2013 NCF published a position paper about the limited access of Bedouin who reside in unrecognized villages to the right to water.

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Structural Discrimination and Racism Against Arab Employees in Government Offices in the Negev and Available of Government Services in Arab Communities | March 2013

For the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination 2013, NCF published a report about discrimination in employment in government offices and about the services in Arab-Bedouin towns in the Negev-Naqab.

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Processes of Dispossession in the Negev-Naqab: The Israeli policy of Counter Claims against the Bedouin-Arabs | December 2012

On the occasion of International Human Rights Day, 10 December 2012.

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Report on House Demolitions of Arab-Bedouins in the Negev | December 2012

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Availability and Accessibility of Government, Commercial, Public and Health Services in Arab Villages and Structural Discrimination Against Arab Employees in Government Offices in the Negev | March 2012

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Report on the Demolition of Arab-Bedouin Homes in the Negev-Naqab | December 2011

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Structural Discrimination and Racism Against Arab Employees in Government Offices in the Negev and Available of Government Services in Arab Communities | March 2011

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House demolitions of Bedouin-Arabs in the Negev-Naqab | December 2010

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International Day of the Elimination of Racial Discrimination |  March 2010

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Demolitions

25-04-17 - al-ʿArāgīb, Bedouin unrecognized village west of route 40 between Lehavim and Goral junctions, all shacks were demolished

20-04-17 - As-Sayyid, Bedouin recognized viillage west of Ḥūrah, two houses were demolished

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