• French Immigration to Israel Surges

    “Wherever I go, I am always going to Israel.” Aliyah from France has risen sharply since the start of the year, due to a struggling economy, increased anti-Semitism, and a culture of passionate
    By Joshua Berkman on 31 Mar 2014 / 29 Adar II 5774
  • Natan Sharansky on Ukraine: We continue to do as we have always done

    An update on the situation in Ukraine and on The Jewish Agency's presence there, from the Chairman of The Jewish Agency
    By Natan Sharansky on 14 Mar 2014 / 12 Adar II 5774
  • From the Desk of Dr. Misha Galperin

    Esther's Message of Unity Continues to Ring True
    By Misha Galperin on 13 Mar 2014 / 11 Adar II 5774
  • Shirley Levy (far left) at the inauguration of the Avivim library in 1987

    Caring about Israel for generations

    Sustaining and enriching a four-generation legacy
    By Jewish Agency on 26 Aug 2013 / 20 Elul 5773
  • טרומפלדור במגדל 1913 Trumpeldor at Migdal

    Yosef Trumpeldor: 'It is good to die for one's country'

    Trumpledor's death in battle for Tel Hai is commemorated annually on the 11th of Adar
    By נתן רועי on 19 Feb 2013 / 9 Adar 5773
  • One small step, a giant leap

    What this blog is all about, and what lies ahead
    By on 31 Jan 2013 / 20 Shevat 5773
  • Jerusalem, Israel

    Happy Jerusalem Day ! יום ירושלים שמח

    The Kotel "is both a site of profound national significance and a setting for intimate conversation with God"
    By Natan Sharansky on 08 May 2013 / 28 Iyar 5773
  • Chairman of the Executive Natan Sharansky talks to Israeli press about his proposal for the Kotel plaza

    A renewed Jerusalem

    Chairman Sharansky's outline for the Western Wall Plaza
    By Avi Mayer on 07 May 2013 / 27 Iyar 5773
  • Israel mourns Boston terror attack

    Israeli president, PM mourn Boston terror attack

    ...our thoughts and prayers are with the residents of Boston and the American people. God bless America.
    By Jewish Agency on 16 Apr 2013 / 6 Iyar 5773
  • Tal Bonovitz, brother of the late Alex Bonovitz lights the memorial flame at the Masa Israel Journey Yom Ha'Zikaron commemoration at the IDF Latrun Tank Corps memorial

    5,000 Masa members mark Israel Memorial Day

    'This day is a day of sorrow, but in 24 hours it will turn into a day of happiness'
    By Benjy Rutland on 15 Apr 2013 / 5 Iyar 5773