NEVET is an international and multidisciplinary research and training venue at the Hebrew University's School of Social Work that serves as a greenhouse for capacity building of young scholars and practitioners. NEVET aims to develop knowledge, inform policy, and promote context-informed perspectives on children and families for professionals and services working with families and young children in multicultural and international contexts.

Children and families in need are a worldwide concern that cross-cultural boundaries. The premise of NEVET is that a deep understanding of families’ and children's well-being requires a context-informed perspective. Therefore, various families’ and children's needs should be assessed and treated with knowledge, respect, and sensitivity to the contexts in which they occur.