|Date of birth
27 November 1973 |
|Place of birth
|Party represented in Knesset
Yifat Kariv (Hebrew: יפעת קריב, born 27 November 1973) is a member of the Israeli Knesset and social worker. A member of Yesh Atid, she was placed sixteenth on the party's list for the 2013 Knesset elections.
Born in Beersheba, Kariv attended Bar-Ilan University, where she gained bachelor's and master's degrees in social work. By 2013 she was employed as head of the Youth department at the Ministry for the Development of the Negev and Galilee. She is a prominent social activist for women's rights and improvements in education. In 2008 she was elected to Hod HaSharon city council.