• A Concrete Solution to Israel’s Housing Crisis

    New public housing venture in partnership with the state of Israel
    By Amishai Gottlieb on 28 Dec 2015 / 16 Tevet 5776
  • From Terror Victim to Bar Mitzvah Boy: Meet Nadav Ben Gal

    “I get emotional when I think about all of the help and prayers from Jews in Israel and around the world since Nadav was injured."
    By Amishai Gottlieb on 22 Dec 2015 / 10 Tevet 5776
  • Food Co-ops Launch in Israel's Periphery

    The plan includes the establishment of up to six food co-operative stores throughout the country within a year of operation (2016), and a total of 40 stores Israel-wide by the end of four years (2020)
    By Amishai Gottlieb on 16 Dec 2015 / 4 Tevet 5776
  • Bringing The Jewish Agency's Youthful Vision to the General Assembly

    “The Jewish Agency has chosen to focus on one topic — and that is to focus on the Jewish future and its connection to Israel.”
    By Amishai Gottlieb on 12 Nov 2015 / 30 Heshvan 5776
  • Israeli Social Entrepreneurs Are Transforming Their Hometowns

    "We chose to work with younger students, because at the age of 10 or 11 the children have not yet formed limiting beliefs about their abilities and potential, and are not as restricted by their
    By Amishai Gottlieb on 02 Nov 2015 / 20 Heshvan 5776
  • 11 Ways You Can Support Israel Right Now

    There are many things you can do to support Israel. #4 will inspire you.
    By Amishai Gottlieb on 29 Oct 2015 / 16 Heshvan 5776
  • Summer Success for Onward Israel, A Growing Internship Program in Israel

    “This summer, I have gotten to do what I love most in a fascinating and beautiful country, while learning and growing in ways I never could have expected.”
    By Amishai Gottlieb on 29 Oct 2015 / 16 Heshvan 5776
  • A moment of silence is observed at the Board of Governors meeting in memory of Yitzhak Rabin

    Remembering Yitzhak Rabin

    The anniversary of Rabin’s assassination was marked at the opening plenary session of The Jewish Agency for Israel’s Board of Governors meeting near the walls of the old city of Jerusalem.
    By on 26 Oct 2015 / 13 Heshvan 5776
  • In the Shade of Terror, Olim Choose Be'ersheva

    “The choice of young Jews from around the world to build their future in Israel, in preference over other countries, is a real victory of Zionism." - Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky
    By Amishai Gottlieb on 21 Oct 2015 / 8 Heshvan 5776
  • Beyond Birthright: New Government Support for Medium-Length Programs in Israel

    Expanded support will help fill the gap between short-term programs like Taglit-Birthright Israel and long-term programs.
    By on 20 Oct 2015 / 7 Heshvan 5776