Netanyahu vows to run in next election, boost Likud
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Rivlin honors families of organ donors
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New Occupational Therapy Room and Garden for the Galilee Medical Center
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Holocaust Day Ceremony Honoring the Heroism of Jewish Rescuers
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Graduation Ceremony for Rosh HaAyin’s Volunteer Firefighters
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05.28.2015 | 10 Sivan, 5775
KKL-JNF’s world chairman tells ‘Post’ how the Jewish state’s largest green organization is working for future generations.
By STEVE LINDE
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
“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.
30,000 visitors attend open day for agriculture, settlement and tourism in the Arava, which was held at the Central Arava Research and Development Station in Hatzeva on January 27- 28.
A busy week of informative visits to current and potential projects provided members of the JNF Canada staff with a
The official closing evening reception of the KKL-JNF World Marketing Conference was held in Moshav Beit Hanan, and was the culmination of a packed week of lectures, workshops, tours,
KKL-JNF World Marketing Conference participants visit KKL-JNF projects in the Gaza periphery.
Israel’s former ambassador to the UN Dan Gillerman addresses the participants on the final day of the KKL-JNF World Marketing Conference.
Friends and supporters of JNF Australia who are visiting Israel from Melbourne embarked on a tour of the Negev and Gaza Border.
The opening reception of the KKL-JNF World Marketing Conference took place at the Museum of the Jewish People in Tel Aviv.
KKL-JNF in Latin America conducts a series of lectures, interviews and special events with the renowned writer, journalist and politician Ms. Pilar Rahola.
On Tuesday, December 30, dentists from all over the world who are participating in the Alpha Omega Dental Convention in Tel Aviv visited KKL-JNF sites in the Negev.
KL-JNF's forests and trees are for the benefit of all the residents of Israel, regardless of religion or ethnic affiliation.
“Without KKL-JNF there would be no community settlement.”
The Shamir drillings in the Upper Galilee help Israel deal with its chronic water shortage. These three drillings, which provide critical support to Israeli agriculture in the north
By LEIBA CHAYA DAVID
Some three hundred ambassadors and diplomats from all over the world took part in the Jerusalem Post’s annual Diplomatic Conference, which addressed the political and security issues
The graduation ceremony for participants in the Rosh HaAyin Volunteer Firefighters’ Course took place at the end of November. Members of the volunteer unit and their families, fire station staff
Bike riding has become a very popular sport in Israel in recent years, and creating bike trails throughout the country is high on the KKL-JNF priority list.
The Winter Bird Festival held in the Galilee, Golan and Jezreel Valley region opened in Hula Lake Park with a formal ceremony and a concert by the Israel Chamber Orchestra. This annual event
A JNF USA Doctors for Israel Mission visited Israel from the USA for a week of tours, meetings with medical professionals and getting acquainted with KKL-JNF's diverse projects
“An unforgettable night” was how the Annual Gala Dinner held by KKL Brazil on the night of November 10th has been referred to.
The Yaakov Harari Recreation Area on the banks of the Besor River (Nahal HaBsor) was inaugurated at a ceremony attended by family members, friends, representatives of local communities and KKL-JNF
The Prime Minister of the Republic of Serbia, HE Aleksander Vucic, planted an olive tree in the Grove of Nations as a symbol of friendship between Israel and Serbia.
Kim Binder and Johannes Thomas are forestry students from Germany, both of whom came to Israel for a period of several months in order to learn about KKL-JNF's internationally acclaimed forestry work
Legendary comedian Martin Short performs at the JNF Toronto Negev Dinner 2014, in honor of Dr. Max Glassman.
KKL-JNF is world famous for its water management techniques and innovative methods of erosion provention and gully head control.
Young Ethiopian Israelis undergo a preparatory seminar at the Nes Harim Field and Forest Center for their heritage journey to Ethiopia in December.
The past month has been a very active and meaningful one for KKL-JNF Finland, which organized a number of diverse range of events focused on Israel and the environment
One of KKL-JNF's guiding principles is to share its professional environmental knowledge and expertise with countries throughout the world
Israel is an excellent example to the world of the outstanding results which come from concerted effort and unity", said Mexican politician and business leader Miguel Aleman Velasco on a visit to the
The 5th International Conference on Arid Regions, Deserts and Desertification opened on November 18th on a Tuesday morning at the Sde Boker campus of Ben Gurion University.
A portable bomb shelter donated by KKL-JNF’s Friends in Belgium has been inaugurated at a ceremony in Kiryat Gat
The 2014 Blumberg Prize (formerly called the Elkeles Prize), for excellence in medical science was awarded to Prof.
For the third year in a row, KKL-JNF and the Yitzhak Rabin Heritage Center joined forces to provide tours and activities in memory of Yitzhak Rabin, the fifth Prime Minister of the State of Israel,
The Israel Today and Tomorrow: In our Own Country mission, a large French delegation visiting Israel, was organized by KKL France.
Among the recent Free on Friday activities that KKL-JNF organizes every week for the general public was a special tour of the Ilanot Botanical Garden and the Vickar Observation Point in Emeq Hefer.
An international conference on rehabilitating the Lower Jordan River was organized by organizations participating in the rehabilitation and development of the area that borders on Jordan.
A sports rehab park for children and youth will be constructed at the Meir Hospital in the city of Kfar Saba thanks to a donation from friends of KKL-JNF in Canada.
Members of the Vickar family, who are among JNF Canada’s most prominent supporters, paid a visit to Israel during which they visited two new projects that have been launched with their support:
In a festive ceremony that took place during Sukkot, KKL-JNF dedicated Shokeda Community Forest in the Western Negev. After many days in bomb shelters during Operation Protective Edge,
Since the huge December 2010 Carmel forest fire, over 20,000 people have volunteered to work in the forest as part of KKL-JNF's Forester for a Day program.
Planting trees in Israel is a way for both Jews and also non-Jews to express their support of Israel and the Jewish people.
Israel is famous for its cutting-edge achievements in desert agriculture, which are made possible by applied agricultural research supported by KKL-JNF.
On September 21st KKL-JNF Milan held its annual fundraiser, which scored a great success.
KKL-JNF Exhibition at the Zvi Perez Chajes School - the school of the Viennese Jewish community.
JNF USA Brings 2000 School Children to Biblical Reserve for Fun Day.
Three main cleanup activities were held in KKL-JNF’s Central Region as Israel participated in International Cleanup Day; the venues were Ben Shemen Forest, Sataf, and Menashe Park’s HaZorea Forest.
Numerous students and local residents in the Galilee and the Golan Heights cleaned up their local areas on International Cleanup Day, which, in Israel,
KKL-JNF invites the general public to come and collect free schach from its forests, in honor of the Sukkot Festival.
On Tuesday, September 30, over 1,200 Druze and Jewish Israelis, young and old, met in KKL-JNF's Ahihud Forest in the Western Galilee to celebrate Jewish-Druze brotherhood.
Approximately 200,000 visitors enjoyed KKL-JNF sites throughout Israel over Rosh Hashanah and the following weekend.
KKL-JNF and the Israeli Green Building Council (ILGBC) held a public contest for green residential construction.
A new volunteer patrol for Horshim Forest holds its first meeting in order to coordinate activities. The patrol will prevent hazards in the forest,
Around 250,000 volunteers from 220 local authorities over the length and breadth of Israel took part in activities on International Cleanup Day,
KKL-JNF, together with ambassadors to Israel from Central America, held a gala reception at the Rabin Center in honor of Central American countries' 193rd anniversary of their independence from Spain
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.
By SHARON UDASIN
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
Housing Minister Uri Ariel disqualified from role because an organization run by his daughter has received significant KKL funds.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Ben Eliezer rescinded his presidential candidacy in June after police announced an investigation that he wrongfully accepted funds.
By NATHAN WISE,GIL HOFFMAN
"The sums that KKL-JNF will pass to the state will allow the advancement of national projects," said Lapid.
By NIV ELIS
Organization’s board of directors says move will create a competitive market and lower housing prices.
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
In addition to global warming, excess CO2 is also responsible for breathing difficulties, pollution and nutritionally poor grains.
By MIRIAM KRESH