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Interim Report for the First 18 Months of the Covid-19 Pandemic in Israel: Infection, Testing and Hospitalization According to City and Sector

The fourth wave of Covid-19 in Israel is apparently drawing to a close, while at the same time, the emergence of the Omicron variant is bringing with it discussions of a potential fifth wave. While discussions about closures,...

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Preschool Attendance through Age 3 and Its Impact on Academic Achievement in Grade 4

In this study, the researchers examine whether participation in ECEC frameworks from birth to age 3 contribute to educational achievement despite the low quality of these settings, whether the length of time of participation contributes to cognitive development...

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Attendance of Supervised Preschool Frameworks by Arab Israeli Children

In the last decade, there has been a rise of 34% in children participating in supervised frameworks, though over the years there remain large gaps between different population groups in Israel and primarily between  Arab children and the...

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A Sociodemographic Profile of the South

Executive Summary This report, generously supported by the Mack Ness Fund, focuses on changes in the sociodemographic and economic profile of Israel’s Southern District, which broadly includes the Negev. An initial chapter clarifies some introductory themes related to...

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Avi Weiss and Benny Bental met with Orna Barbivai, the Minister of the Economy and Industry Avi Weiss and Benny Bental met with Orna Barbivai, the Minister of the Economy and Industry 04.11.2021

Professor Avi Weiss, the President of the Taub Center, and...

Senior staff presented to lecturers and students from the university of Connecticut Senior staff presented to lecturers and students from the university of Connecticut

The Taub Center recently held its first lecture at the...

John Gal and Shavit Madhala presented to the Knesset Committee on Children’s Rights John Gal and Shavit Madhala presented to the Knesset Committee on Children’s Rights 25.10.2021

Prof. John Gal, Chair of the Taub Center Welfare Policy...