Erekat downplays Abbas-Netanyahu handshake, Islamic Jihad slams exchange with 'war criminal'
Beitar Illit man gets 3 years in jail for arson of Hebrew-Arabic school in Jerusalem
Palestinian woman dies of gunshot wounds after attempting to stab IDF soldier in West Bank
Attempted stabbing attack at Gush Etzion junction
NGO: Fire UNRWA staff members that post photos glorying the death of Jews
Zionist Union debates diplomatic plan
Netanyahu calls for friendly countries to change UN voting pattern on Israel
Haim Katz joins crowded race for Likud central committee head
Israeli-Russian cooperation has successfully prevented 'unnecessary accidents,' says PM
Classical Review: Barrocade Ensemble
Going Gaga over Naharin
Jerusalem Jewish Film Festival opens this week at Cinematheque
Dancing to the capital
Basketball: Hapoel Jerusalem on Eurocup chopping block
Soccer: Hapoel Tel Aviv ekes out crucial win in Acre
Basketball: Nahariya sends Maccabi Tel Aviv crashing
Rishon edges Holon to continue impressive start to campaign
AG’s office backs Women of the Wall ahead of Hanukka lighting ceremonies
Defense ministry signs F-15 and F-16 engine maintenance contract with Pratt & Whtiney
Marcus Klingberg, the Israeli who spied for the Soviet Union, dies at 97
Cambridge professor boycotts 13-year-old Israeli girl over Palestinian issue
Jewish porn star James Deen accused of raping ex-girlfriend, sexually assaulting 2 others
US women's academic group votes to join international BDS movement
Ukrainians erect monument to ‘national heroes’ who killed Uman’s Jews in 18th century
South African rabbinate to regulate circumcision after rabbi botches bris
Khamenei: ISIS 'vile' but Palestinians face worse terrorism from Israel
New phone app 'Israel's Nightmare' educates users on Iranian missile capabilities
Analysis: How Iran exploits ISIS to wage terror
IN PICTURES: Thousands of Iranian soldiers stage mock siege of Temple Mount
French intelligence source: Paris attack suspect likely fled to Syria
Anonymous follows through in cyber war on ISIS: Extremist website hacked with Viagra
Mali, Paris attacks fueled by complex ISIS–al-Qaida rivalry
Analysis: Are France and the EU serious about combating jihadism?
ISIS leader's ex-wife and Lebanese soldiers freed in prisoner swap deal
Erdogan: I'll resign if Putin proves we shot down plane to protect ISIS oil trade
In unexpected twist, Assad ally may be Lebanon's next president
'Every day in Jordan it seems there is a protest against Israel'
TAU neuroscientists: Brains are not gendered
In the face of BDS movement, Britain and Israel agree to expand scientific cooperation
New cases of HIV carriers in Israel on a slow decline
Mothers play a large role in preventing eating disorders
Netanyahu, Gabbay lead 70-strong Israeli delegation to Paris
2,000-year-old terraces restored 5 years after Carmel Forest fire
Deputy Attorney General: geopolitical concerns have been part of gas discussions since beginning
Environmentalist group to UN: Israel's greenhouse gas targets ‘bear no practical significance'
Israeli robotics expert: West 10 years ahead of ‘enemy’ in warfare technology
Israeli e-commerce works around Israel Post as Black Friday demand spikes
Israeli start-up AudioBurst wants to be the Google of radio
Tech talk: Get in the Ring
Israel's Mindspace expands abroad, as competitor WeWork expands in Israel
Farewell to a giant – a tribute to Maurice Ostroff
Sean Penn speaks out about humanitarian work on visit to Israel
Meet Leem Lubany, the Israeli Arab beauty turning heads in Hollywood
Why did Hollywood actress America Ferrera want to convert to Judaism, have a bat mitzva?
Grapevine: Four-footed friends
My leader: David Ben-Gurion
Borderline Views: Bennett and the Council for Higher Education
Samuel Huntington revisited: A wake-up call for the West
No Holds Barred: UK Jewish students try to silence mention of Israel
The strange flight of the painted bird
Swinging in the Holy Land
Books: A primer for every palate
Books: Grappling with childlessness
Tour Israel: No-hike outing
Neighborhood Watch: Downtown Jerusalem coming into its own
Life, Life, Life: The newest grief
City Health: Young smokers? Ho hum, but the IDF is concerned
Corridors of Power: War time
The newest grief
‘If it’s good enough for me, it’s good enough for the museum’
Blues from the roots, in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem by way of LA
Changing the view
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: בְּגַנִי נְטַעְתִיךָ
מוֹפָע חָדָש: אִינְסָאנִיָה
סְטְרִיט וַייְז הִיבְּרוּ
The power of education
At the crossroads
Going with the Romanian flow
Dialogue of peace alone won’t do !
Vayeshev: A Prince Learns to Dream
Where Future Leaders Learn
Historical Agreement Signed Between KKL-JNF and the State of Israel
JNF Canada Dedicates New Bike Path with Gilad Shalit
Ben Gurion Accessible Park in Dimona
Furrows in the Desert in Turkana, Kenya
Portugal Entomologists Tour the Negev with KKL-JNF
Mississippi Governor plants a tree in Israel
Honduras President Plants Tree in Jerusalem
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Agriculture Festival at Hula Lake Park
An Ecological Festival at the Shafir Winter Pond
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
JNF Canada Negev Dinner 2015 in Toronto
KKL France Mission Parts from Israel by Planting Trees
Got Water Problems?
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
12.01.2015 | 19 Kislev, 5776
KKL-JNF’s world chairman tells ‘Post’ how the Jewish state’s largest green organization is working for future generations.
By STEVE LINDE
Fund’s real estate interests that are typical of land development will conflict with nature authority’s commitment to preservation, letter writers say
By SHARON UDASIN
Outre la flore unique de cette belle forêt en plein cœur du désert de Judée, Har Amasa offre une vue imprenable sur Tel Arad
By MEITAL SHARABI
Des clichés monochromes, qui saisissent les pionniers en pleine activité dans la Palestine d’avant 1948.
Reproduits et agrandis à partir des négatifs sur verre, conservés dans les archives du KKL, ils nous racontent les premières heures du Yichouv. Une exposition à voir absolument
By BARRY DAVIS
Pessah est aussi la fête du printemps. L’occasion rêvée de redécouvrir l’histoire des fabuleuses forêts d’Israël. Et de se promener dans les bois…
By ALON TAL
New Leadership Classroom Dedicated in Shfaram
Solidarity with the Children of Be’er Sheva and Sderot
Distinguished research scientists from Israel and abroad addressed many topics related to the acacia tree at the third annual conference on Acacias in the Arava: Past, Present and Future.
“Different Countries, Common Challenges”
Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant plants a tree at the Kennedy Memorial in the Jerusalem Hills, together with his wife First Lady Deborah Hays Bryant.
An historic agreement was signed between the State of Israel and Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael – Jewish National Fund (KKL-JNF).
KKL France Israel Today and Tomorrow mission participants plant trees in Adulam-France Park as a parting 'L'hitraot' gift to Israel.
President Juan Orlando Hernández of Honduras plants an olive tree in the Grove of Nations in Jerusalem on October 29, 2015.
JNF Canada October mission participants plant trees in Nahshon Tree Planting Center and dedicate a new bike trail in Ayalon-Canada Park. Gilad Shalit was the guest of honor.
A delegation of government and business leaders from Kenya visited the Kfar Saba Biofilter on October 13.
Dimona’s Ben Gurion Park, which is accessible to people with disabilities, was inaugurated at a special ceremony attended by a delegation of Friends of JNF Holland.
A magnificent botanical garden, created with from the support of friends of JNF Canada, was inaugurated at a gala ceremony in Akko.
Volunteers from all over the country and from all walks of Israeli life went out to clean up their environment on the 15th International Cleanup Day, led in Israel by KKL-JNF.
KKL-JNF and the World Organization of Zakarpatia-Transkarpathia Jewry honor the memory of the 100,000 Jews from that region who were murdered by the Nazis during the Holocaust.
Celebrating Agriculture in the Upper Galilee and the Golan
"I pray that this year will be the last year of adding new names to the memorial wall."
The Masonic Forest Square in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley was inaugurated on September 18th at a ceremony attended by representatives of Masonic Lodges throughout Israel.
KKL-JNF’s greenXchange program brings young Israeli and German environmental professionals together to explore various ecological projects and to make a global impact.
On September 16, the day after Rosh Hashanah, Bavarian Minister of Agriculture and Forest Management Mr. Helmut Brunner planted an olive tree near the Kennedy Memorial in the Judean Hills.
KKL-JNF invites the general public to come and collect free schach from its forests, in honor of the Sukkot Festival.
The annual Israeli commemorative ceremony, for the victims of the 9/11 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center in Manhattan, took place at the 9/11 Living Memorial in the Jerusalem Hills.
Holocaust survivors from all over Israel embarked on two days of touring in southern and northern Israel, thanks to the generosity of Bindy and David Koadlow, friends of JNF Australia.
The Prime Minister of Lithuania, Dr. Algirdas Butkevicius, planted an olive tree in the KKL-JNF Grove of Nations in Jerusalem several days before the Jewish New Year.
JNF USA Announces US Water Summits to Share Israel's Water Technology
The Children and Young People’s Chess Tournament was held in the Negev community of Meitar, in order to bring together youngsters who live in the surrounding area.
In commemoration of the tenth anniversary of Simon Wiesenthal’s passing, family and friends gathered in KKL-JNF’s Martyrs Forest on Thursday, September 3, to inaugurate the new Simon Wiesenthal Path.
A ceremonial opening event in honor of KKL-JNF’s international delegation to Expo Milano took place on September 6th, 2015.
Interviews with former Gaza evacuees living in their new homes in the Halutza region, built by KKL-JNF with the support of JNF USA and KKL-JNF's other Friends worldwide.
The Shafir Winter Pond, which was restored with the help of Friends of JNF KKL Scotland, provided the perfect venue for an ecological festival for the whole family.
A quiet corner of Nitzana Forest has been dedicated to the memory of Sergeant Erez Sagi, aged 19, who fell one year ago during Operation Protective Edge.
A delegation of legislators and political advisors from Australia toured the Gaza perimeter to learn first hand about life on the border.
A delegation from China visiting Israel toured the Negev with KKL-JNF personnel to learn from KKL-JNF's experience in agriculture in arid regions,
It is already midsummer in Israel, with teenagers going on trips all over the country, a favorite past time during the long, hot summer vacation.
On July 9, KKL-JNF organized a seminar on the topic of Global Landscapes at Expo 2015 in Milan, which was entitled "Best Practices in Multi-Purpose Land Use.
A study day on Energy in the near Future was held at the Renewable Energies Center in the Negev’s Arava region.
Fascinating research findings were presented at the Land Development Authority research conference on science and technology for Israel's forests
Ben Shemen Forest in Israel's central region is the country's most popular bike riding site.
The new Eucalyptus Park in the city of Beit Shean was inaugurated at a happy and colorful family event attended by thousands of the city’s residents.
200 families from the Gaza border region came to the KKL-JNF Field and Forest Center in Nes Harim on July 3 for three days of relaxation, recreation, and trips
About 40 students from the Carmel School in Perth, Australia, toured the Negev in the footsteps of Ben Gurion’s vision for making the desert bloom.
Largest Estate Donation in JNF USA’s History Comes at Crucial Time as Anti-Semitism & Anti-Israel Sentiment Grow Stronger; Partnerships to be Created to Promote Israel and Zionist Programs
“You are our future”, director of Green Leadership program tells students.
In memory of the paratrooper Eitan Levav, who fell in 1982 in Beirut during the First Lebanon War.
The first local cherry festival, which was held in Yatir Forest in conjunction with KKL-JNF Southern Region’s Community and Forest Division,
A Healing Garden developed by KKL-JNF at the Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center’s Dana-Dwek Children’s Hospital, thanks to a bequest by the Hoffman family in Australia
Zero Emissions gala reception at the home of the Italian Ambassador to Israel.
Baird: “Canada doesn’t stand behind Israel, but rather, walks shoulder to shoulder with Israel”
On Friday, May 29, a beautiful scenic lookout was dedicated in the Hof HaCarmel Forest in memory of Ido Meir Cohen
“KKL-JNF ensures that we shall leave a better country for the generations to come.”
A new occupational therapy room and garden for geriatric patients at the Galilee Medical Center in Nahariya was inaugurated on Monday, April 19th, 2015,
A KKL-JNF educational program called Green Dream had new Ethiopian immigrants working with KKL-JNF teams to make flower boxes,
KKL-JNF and the B'nai Brith World Center in Jerusalem jointly held a Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony in Martyrs Forest commemorating the heroism of Jews who rescued other Jews during World War II.
A new cycling trail along the beach in Tel Aviv's Independence Park, thanks to the generosity of Jim Spatz and other friends of JNF Canada.
China’s new ambassador to Israel Zhan Yongxin paid a visit to the Israel-China Friendship Forest in the Negev in celebration of the Chinese New Year, which ushered in the Year of the Sheep.
A delegation of journalists from Italy spent a week full of tours and meetings in Israel in preparation for the international Expo 2015 exhibition in Milan.
On Sunday, March 29, a group from the Sar-el national project for volunteers in Israel toured the Negev and saw how KKL-JNF is helping to make Ben Gurion's vision of making the desert bloom
Roberto Maroni, the President of Lombardy, Italy, visited Israel prior to Expo 2015, which will take place in Milan in early May.
KL-JNF's leadership classrooms have already become a familiar sight in over 430 elementary schools throughout Israel. On Wednesday
On Wednesday, March 18th, KKL-JNF and the Modi'in-Maccabim-Re‘ut Municipality inaugurated a new scenic lookout in memory of Lieutenant General Amnon Lipkin Shahak near Givat HaBroshim
An event commemorating Meir Har-Zion, who served in the Paratroopers Patrol, took place in the Belvoir National Park in Emek Hamaayanot, marking one year since his death.
Gidi Bashan, KKL-JNF Community and Forest Director, was in Canada from February 1-16, and visited nine different cities,
What better way to celebrate the 100th birthday anniversary of an artist who sculpted from nature, than to bring together youth to learn about his art and explore their own creativity with natural m
On Wednesday, March 11, winners of the Ilanot Forest Photography contest sponsored by KKL-JNF and the Wild Flowers website were announced at a ceremony that took place at the Ilanot Forest Visitors
The Meeting on the Israel National Trail hike currently underway from Eilat in the south to She’ar Yishuv in the north has now (as of March 16th) arrived at the Gaza Periphery.
100 visitors from all over France participated in the Walk for Water in Israel, the 18th walkathon of KKL France, which took place this year in the Eilat Mountains.
Students from the Nachshon School inaugurated on a walking path on Feb 27, 2015, which they had been building over the past four years.
Some 300 French students of agronomy, forestry, environmental sciences and related subjects observe KKL-JNF’s activities throughout Israel, thanks to collaboration with the France-Israel Foundation.
Two new bio-filter facilities established by KKL-JNF in Ramla and Bat Yam demonstrated their efficiency during Israel’s recent rainstorms.
To mark the anniversary of 50 years of German-Israeli diplomatic relations, JNF-KKL Germany hosted a big Israel event in Stuttgart on February 8, 2015.
The tenth Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development, which was held in the Eshkol Regional Council, focused on developing agriculture in Israel’s Gaza Border communities.
For the first time a tour-guide course at Tel Aviv’s Tourism School included a tour of KKL-JNF sites as part of its study program.
A green meeting place for lone soldiers, who immigrated to Israel without their parents, was dedicated in Raanana, thanks to JNF Australia Patron Harry Triguboff.
JNF KKL Scotland held its annual fundraising event in Glasgow on February 15th 2015.
Almost anybody touring Israel will pass through or visit a KKL-JNF site. KKL-JNF creates and maintains parks and forests from the very north of Israel's border, to Eilat in the south.
Celebrating food, farming and nature in the valleys of the north
Scenic lookout in memory of Carmel Fire victim Topaz Even-Hen Klein inaugurated in Adamit Park in the Western Galilee.
Celebrating the completion of three new communities - Naveh, Shlomit and Bnei Netzarim - built for Gush Katif evacuees.
The new single track passes through four communities - Beeri, Alumim, Kfar Maimon and Shokeda.
Who says it’s impossible to celebrate Tu BiShvat during the Shmita year?
Some 450 people took part in the main KKL-JNF Tu BiShvat seder in Modiin, which proved to be a lively, joyful and festive occasion.
A new scenic lookout in memory of Shai Dayan in the Besor region offers a breathtaking panorama that spans from Gaza and Beersheba to the Judean Lowland and the Hebron hills.
She is replacing Danny Atar, who resigned from the Knesset after being elected chairman of Keren Kayemet LeIsrael.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Atar received 683 votes, compared to 445 for Yeruham mayor Michael Biton, and 333 for incumbent KKL head Efi Stenzler.
By GIL HOFFMAN
"What is happening behind the scenes of the Zionist organizations is the worst culture of political deals and corruption."
Orthodox to dominate WZO.
Police say there have been three fires in the area in the past week; four planes part of effort to get blaze under control.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Only about 150,000 people visited national parks this Independence Day, compared to over 1 million in 2014.
By SHARON UDASIN,GREER FAY CASHMAN
Some 200,000 take to country's national parks, nature reserves and forests to enjoy time in nature on first day of chol hamoed.
Initiative hailed by local leaders as revolutionary boost for development of the Negev.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
In response to the Yesh Atid plan, KKL-JNF accused Lapid of trying to “gather votes and grab headlines" at the expense of KKL.
By NIV ELIS,SHARON UDASIN
Monochrome prints capturing the Zionist activity taking place in pre-state Palestine were produced and enlarged from the glass negatives stored in the KKL-JNF archives.
These off-the-beaten-track sites can teach you a lot about the heart of the country.
By ITSIK MAROM