A special report by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development
has recommended the Israeli Higher Education Planning and Budgeting
Committee use public funds to support the Nazareth Academic Institute,
launched earlier this year. Raed Mualem, senior vice president of the
Nazareth institute, told Haaretz he had approached the committee for
state funding three months ago, but so far received no reply.

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