• The Jewish Agency for Israel mourns the passing of Edgar Bronfman

    The Loss of a Leader

    Edgar Bronfman was an energetic and devoted leader of the Jewish people
    By Avi Mayer on 25 Dec 2013 / 22 Tevet 5774
  • In her absence, the sculpture was unveiled by Helen Stone-Laor's (z"l) brothers Albert Wajs and Benjamin Weiss.

    Jerusalem: The Center of the World

    The title of the city's newest cultural landmark
    By Margot Saffer on 19 Dec 2013 / 16 Tevet 5774
  • Nelson Mandela, of blessed memory (1918-2013), painted by South African artist, Paul Blomkamp

    Nelson Mandela, Of Blessed Memory (1918-2013)

    Chairman Sharansky mourns Nelson Mandela's passing
    By Margot Saffer on 08 Dec 2013 / 5 Tevet 5774
  • Campers enjoy their summer at Kaits Fest camp in Moscow

    Summer at The Agency

    Bringing Israel to Jews and Jews to Israel, generation after generation, year after year.
    By Margot Saffer on 03 Sep 2013 / 28 Elul 5773
  • Chairman of the Executive Natan Sharansky in Jerusalem

    Government of Israel Approves Joint Initiative with World Jewry

    Initial sum of NIS 570 million to be invested in joint initiatives to connect young Jews to their Jewish identity and to Israel. Sharansky: "Israel needs a strong Jewish world and the Jewish
    By Jewish Agency on 01 Jun 2014 / 3 Sivan 5774
  • U.S. Maccabiah Women's Youth Soccer team

    Little-known Maccabiah moments - revealed!

    Do you know where ice-hockey is played in the Middle-East summer?
    By נתן רועי on 26 Aug 2013 / 20 Elul 5773
  • Bas relief of the Arch of Titus in Rome, depicting the sacking of the Second Temple in Jerusalem, and Centurions looting the ritual menorah (candelabrum) and musical instruments

    Tisha B'Av message from the Chairman

    'May we all be comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem, and may we know no further sorrow'
    By Natan Sharansky on 26 Aug 2013 / 20 Elul 5773
  • French Jewish children who will be immigrating to Israel this summer with their families participate in this evening's farewell event in Paris

    First Half of 2014 Sees Dramatic Increase in Aliyah (Immigration to Israel)

    "We Await You at Home": Chairman Sharansky and Minister Landver Attend Paris Farewell Event for French Jews Immigrating to Israel in Coming Weeks
    By Jewish Agency on 03 Jul 2014 / 5 Tamuz 5774
  • The New Envoys - An Ethiopian and a Bedouin Flying the Flag for Israel

    Eginsu Meyer's aliyah journey has taken her from Africa to Israel and now London. Reprinted from The Jewish Chronicle.
    By on 02 Jul 2014 / 4 Tamuz 5774
  • The Jewish Media Summit, held in Jerusalem this past week, brought hundreds of journalists to discuss how the media can better connect Israel and the Diaspora.

    Jewish Media Summit a Chance for Journalists to “Learn More About Israel and About Each Other”

    Aiming to strengthen ties between Israel and Jewish communities around the world; to create a direct media channel between Israel and Jewish media outlets; and to discuss and create new platforms for
    By on 27 Jun 2014 / 29 Sivan 5774