Pathfinder is MJB’s Research Development Team, designed to proactively ascertain and rapidly respond to challenges and spark solutions; to develop the Institute’s dynamic capacity to explore new issues; and to serve as a platform for MJB staff apprenticeship and career development.
Background The past fifteen years have been characterized by steep increases in housing prices and a decline in the affordability of housing in Israel. Given this situation, the need for affordable housing is now prominent in the public discourse. Efforts to achieve this goal are reflected in a set of policy instruments designed to provide […]
Main topics The COVID-19 pandemic has been especially severe for individuals and families living in poverty. This is due to their greater exposure to the disease and its dangers, the setback to employment or work amid exposure and danger, additional new expenses, downsized public transportation, widening scholastic gaps, increasing dependence on bureaucracy and digital services, […]