Neediness Among Jewish Shoah Survivors: A Key to Global Resource Allocation


Publication Date: January 2004

Publisher: Jewish People Policy Planning Institute

Author(s): Sergio DellaPergola

Research Area: Population and demographics; Social conditions

Keywords: Socioeconomic Status; Social Services; Demography; Elderly

Type: Report


This report aims at providing a new, independent, thorough and reliable evaluation of the number and geographical distribution of needy Jewish Holocaust survivors. More specifically, the principal aim of this report is to develop a set of detailed and verifiable criteria that will allow a just and efficient allocation of resources aimed at Shoah survivors worldwide, and the needy in particular.