About


BACKGROUND

Founded in 2001, IsraAID is an Israel-based international non-governmental organization. Since its inception, IsraAID has worked in emergency and long-term development settings in 47 countries. Drawing on an extensive roster of leading Israeli and international experts, the organization is in a unique position to design and implement high-quality, cost-effective and innovative programming that fully reflects the immediate and long-term needs of populations affected by disasters worldwide.

ISRAAID’S VISION

We want to build a world in which individuals, communities, and institutions have the resilience to navigate today’s crises, withstand tomorrow’s, and live sustainably.

OUR MISSION

We save lives during a crisis, and then change lives by actively supporting local and national decision-makers as they build a sustainable tomorrow.

WE ENGAGE IN DISASTER RISK REDUCTION AND RESPONSE IN THE FOLLOWING SECTORS:

PROTECTION

Gender-based violence | Child protection | Mental health and psychosocial support

WATER, SANITATION AND HYGIENE (WASH)

Access to safe water | Hygiene promotion | Vocational training

EDUCATION

Education and psychosocial support | Informal education | Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM)

MEDICAL CARE

Emergency medical response | Sexual and reproductive health | Medical support and capacity building

LIVELIHOOD

Income-generation | STEM | Small-scale agriculture | Women’s empowerment