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08/02/2016
In light of the attack in Ashkelon, ARDC and Bnai Darfur Organization would like to take this opportunity to send our prayers to those injured in the recent terror attack, may the wounded have a...
06/02/2016
Yikealo Beyene, an asylum seeker from Eritrea, first joined ARDC as a student in the CLA class. Later he formally joined our staff and became the teacher for this important course. Below is a...
06/02/2016
On Sunday January 17, the PREP (Practical Refugee Education Program) team traveled to the Holot Detention Center. The five team-members were on a twofold mission: to visit existing education clients...
03/01/2016
Our Board Member Osman Ali fled the genocide in Darfur and arrived in Israel in 2012. Since October, he has been detained in the Holot Detention Center in the middle of the Negev Desert with 3,050...
26/11/2015
On Thursday November 12, the African Refugee Development Center (ARDC) hosted its first annual PREP Up Back to School Party. The event marked the beginning of our higher education scholarship...
26/11/2015
In November, ARDC significantly increased our Community Outreach efforts with five events throughout the country. Following ARDC's mission to not only assist and protect African asylum seekers but...
10/11/2015
On November 8, the Be'er Sheva District Court rejected a legal petition submitted in July by human rights organizations that sought to halt the imprisonment of asylum seekers who refuse to leave...
19/10/2015
We are saddened to hear of the attack and tragic loss of life at the Be'er Sheva bus terminal yesterday. At ARDC, the news hit home as we are an organization comprised of both asylum seekers and...
09/09/2015
Dear Friends! As the Jewish New Year approaches, we look back on the year and on our history. Despite many ups and downs throughout our eleven years, the African Refugee Development Center (ARDC)...
03/09/2015
  Dear friends and supporters,  On August 11, the Israeli High Court of Justice ruled for the third time on the Anti-Infiltration Law and the constitutionality of the Holot detention center...