• A family of new immigrants from France receives their te'udot zehut (Israeli ID cards) from Minister of Aliyah and Immigrant Absorption Sofa Landver and Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky today (Thursday, July 17) in Jerusalem.

    430 New Immigrants from France Receive Israeli ID Cards

    This afternoon (Thursday, July 17), 430 new immigrants who arrived in Israel last night from France received their te'udot zehut (Israeli ID cards) at a moving ceremony held by the Ministry of
    By Jewish Agency on 17 Jul 2014 / 19 Tamuz 5774
  • Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky and Aliyah and Immigrant Absorption Minister Sofa Landver pose with a family of immigrants from France that arrived in Israel this evening.

    430 New Immigrants from France Arrive in Israel

    Undeterred by the security situation in Israel, hundreds of French Jews have come home: 430 new immigrants from France arrived in Israel today (Wednesday, July 16) aboard two special flights organized
    By Jewish Agency on 16 Jul 2014 / 18 Tamuz 5774
  • These two young ladies from France are arriving home soon, with some 400 new olim. We're waiting with open arms.

    400 New Immigrants from France to Arrive in Israel Today

    Aliyah flights organized by The Jewish Agency and the Ministry of Aliyah and Immigrant Absorption; dozens of the immigrants will be moving to southern Israel
    By Jewish Agency on 16 Jul 2014 / 18 Tamuz 5774
  • The Situation in France Today: A Letter from Dr. Misha Galperin

    The work of French Aliyah has taken place without special campaigns and fanfare. We have dramatically increased our staffing in both France and Israel to accommodate the rise in inquiries about and
    By Misha Galperin on 14 Jan 2015 / 23 Tevet 5775
  • Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky and Aliyah and Immigrant Absorption Minister Sofa Landver pose with a family of immigrants from France that arrived in Israel this evening.

    1,100 French Jewish High School Seniors to Show Solidarity with Israel in Jerusalem

    JERUSALEM, ISRAEL – 1,100 high school seniors from twenty-five Jewish schools across France will light the Hanukkah menorah together during a festive event this Thursday (December 18) in Jerusalem.
    By Jewish Agency on 16 Dec 2014 / 24 Kislev 5775
  • 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
  • אמילי חלימי ובעלה לעתיד נתן שאותו פגשה בתכנית

    From Tahiti to Israel, With Love

    Naomi Amselem says: “Tahiti is my island, but Israel is my home.” Amselem just received her Israeli identity card at a ceremony organized by The Jewish Agency’s Global Aliyah Center, Ministry of
    By נתן רועי on 02 Jul 2014 / 4 Tamuz 5774
  • "Nothing will help so long as Europe's political and intellectual leadership refrains from declaring all-out war against the demonization of the Jewish state."

    Sharansky on Yesterday's Attacks in Brussels and Paris

    Chairman Natan Sharansky issues a statement following yesterday's attacks in Brussels and Paris.
    By Natan Sharansky on 25 May 2014 / 25 Iyar 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 Aliyah By The Numbers

    Last year there was an historic surge in Aliyah to Israel from France. And if the first two months of 2014 are any indication, French Aliyah is just beginning. The Jewish Agency for Israel believes
    By on 02 Apr 2014 / 2 Nisan 5774