• Ceremony in Memory of Victims of Anti-Semitic Attacks to Mark Twenty Years Since Attack on AMIA Jewish Community Center in Buenos Aires

    The annual ceremony in memory of victims of anti-Semitic incidents and terror attacks around the world will take place on Yom HaZikaron (Israel's Memorial Day for fallen soldiers and victims of
    By on 05 May 2014 / 5 Iyar 5774
  • The Jerusalem Post: Jewish Agency expands Jerusalem call center

    The Jerusalem Post reports: Spokesman says the call center received nearly twenty thousand calls in the first three months of 2014, marking a 264% increase over last year.
    By on 10 Apr 2014 / 10 Nisan 5774
  • Springtime in Paris

    When we end the Haggadah with the words, "Next Year in Jerusalem,” let’s not forget that this is not only a statement of possibility. It is a statement of reality for those who need the refuge
    By Misha Galperin on 03 Apr 2014 / 3 Nisan 5774
  • 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