Green Israel

Sustainable, green living, a lifestyle that attempts to reduce the use of natural resources, has become an important part of modern society. 'Green Israel' provides you with news from Israel about eco-friendly technological developments, nature, water, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, combating climate change and more.

2019 International Educators Conference in Israel

Some 200 educators from 50 schools around the world participated in the 2019 International Educators Conference, where they gained the tools to connect their students with Israel.

By KKL-JNF
31/07/2019
Upper Nazareth: Students Eligible for Matriculation up by 15%, Thanks to KKL-JNF House

“There is a lot of heart and love in this beautiful place.” -Shimon Abuchatzeira, Director of KKL-JNF Houses for Excellence

By KKL-JNF
31/07/2019
Remembering the ‘Exodus 1947’, in the Carmel Mountains

Veteran Israelis who had been illegal immigrants abroad the Exodus attended the ceremony together with their descendants.

By KKL-JNF
25/07/2019
Special Needs Children Soar among the Treetops

With Etgarim at KKL-JNF’s Field and Forest Center in Tzipori, youth with special needs can zip-line, climb walls and even navigate a 25-meter ropes course, just like any other brave kid.

By KKL-JNF
25/07/2019
Exodus passengers who later fell in Israel's wars. Photo: Guy Assayag, KKL-JNF Information Network
Remembering the ‘Exodus 1947’, in the Carmel Mountains

Veteran Israelis who had been illegal immigrants abroad the Exodus attended the ceremony together with their descendants.

By KKL-JNF
18/07/2019
Tree-top ropes course at Etgarim Summer Camp at KKL-JNF's Tzipori Field and Forest Center. Photo: Yo
Special Needs Children Soar among the Treetops

With Etgarim at KKL-JNF’s Field and Forest Center in Tzipori, youth with special needs can zip-line, climb walls and even navigate a 25-meter ropes course, just like any other brave kid.

By KKL-JNF
18/07/2019
Can you spot the KKL-JNF firefighter extinguishing a fire at the Vermolin recreation site? Photo: Mo
Gaza Border Fires: 138 Incidents, 180 Acres Burnt

KKL-JNF surveys the damage wrought by incendiary balloons in Gaza border region forests.

By KKL-JNF
14/07/2019
KKL-JNF to Build Rest Stops along Israel’s Highway 90

As part of national efforts to prevent fatal car accidents on Highway 90, KKL-JNF will build rest stops along the southern section of the road.

By KKL-JNF
11/07/2019
Fun for Kids on the New Mitzpe Ramon Pump Track

The new pump track in the desert town of Mitzpe Ramon was built with the support of KKL-JNF’s friends in Sweden, in memory of Mietek Grocher, Z”L.

By KKL-JNF
11/07/2019
KKL-JNF firefighters extinguish a fire in Kissufim Forest near the Gaza Border. Note that the road a
KKL-JNF at the Forefront of Battle against Gaza Arson Attacks

Thanks to the fire prevention measures set in motion last year, the fires are causing less destruction this time around.

By KKL-JNF
08/07/2019
Tel Aviv car-sharing venture reduces ratio of cars per household

Registered subscriber usage of the service has increased every month since its founding and nearly 10,000 customers are currently subscribed.

By DAVID DIMOLFETTA
23/06/2019
HADI ABU JABER (right) and Shai Eglitsky in Jerusalem
Mentors making a difference for Jewish and Arab youth

Jewish Agency ‘Youth Futures’ program bridges gaps in Jerusalem

By ALAN ROSENBAUM
17/04/2019
KKL-JNF’s board of directors
KKL-JNF Launches Comprehensive Gaza Border Work Plan

110m NIS work plan includes land development for housing, agriculture and roads, repairing existing forests and infrastructure, new cycling trails, community respite activities and informal education

By KKL-JNF
25/03/2019
Pittsburgh Mayor Visits Tree of Life Synagogue Memorial in Israel

“Unlike 80 years ago when Jews were murdered, the people of Pittsburgh rallied to help those under attack. The police and politicians…stood up and said ‘never again,” said Pittsburgh Mayor.

By KKL-JNF
12/03/2019
Rotary Israel Plants the Paul Harris Peace Forest in the Desert

Israel’s first Rotary club was established in Jerusalem, in 1929. Today, 90 years later, there are 58 Rotary clubs in Israel, with about 1,500 members.

By KKL-JNF
12/03/2019
Guatemalan Delegation Unveils Israel-Guatemala Friendship Garden

“We want the future generations of children in Guatemala to have a park they share with the children of Israel,” said Mario Búcaro, Guatemalan Ambassador to Israel

By KKL-JNF
12/03/2019
ICEJ Delegation Visits Gaza Border Region

A delegation of German-speaking members of the International Christian Embassy in Jerusalem (ICEJ) spent a day with KKL-JNF on the Gaza Border and planted trees in a ceremony in Tzora Forest.

By KKL-JNF
12/03/2019
Liberian President Plants Tree for Peace in Jerusalem

Liberian President George Manneh Weah plants an olive tree in the KKL-JNF Grove of Nations in Jerusalem, becoming the 112th head of state to do so.

By KKL-JNF
12/03/2019
Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto and Mayoral Advisor Steve Erwin at the Tree of Life Synagogue memorial
Pittsburgh Mayor Visits Tree of Life Synagogue Memorial in Israel

“Unlike 80 years ago when Jews were murdered, the people of Pittsburgh rallied to help those under attack. The police and politicians…stood up and said ‘never again’,” Bill Peduto.

By KKL-JNF
28/02/2019
Children with special needs plant trees for Tu Bishvat in Neve Yaakov, thanks to Friends of JNF-KKL
Special Needs Children Plant Trees in Jerusalem

This special event, which brought much joy to the 120 children and their teachers, was made possible by KKL-JNF supporters in Germany.

By KKL-JNF
14/02/2019
Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skevernelis (right), with KKL-JNF's Euro-Asian Department Director
Lithuanian PM Plants Olive Tree in the Grove of Nations

Lithuanian PM Saulius Skevernelis becomes the 108th head of state to plant an olive tree in Jerusalem’s Grove of Nations as a symbol of friendship with Israel and the Jewish People.

By KKL-JNF
14/02/2019
Austrian President Dr. Alexander Van der Bellen (center) with his KKL-JNF Planting Certificate
President of Austria Plants a Tree in the Grove of Nations

On Tuesday, February 5, Austrian President Dr. Alexander Van der Bellen became the 109th head of state to plant an olive tree in the KKL-JNF Grove of Nations in Jerusalem.

By KKL-JNF
14/02/2019
Masa program participants from the USA and the FSU plant trees
Worlds Meet at Michmash Tree-Planting

Young American, Russian and Ukrainian participants in the Masa Israel Journey program plant trees together with IDF Border Guard recruits on their base in Michmash.

By KKL-JNF
29/01/2019
The Notes of Hope concert in Jerusalem in April 2018.
Rescued Musical Compositions of Holocaust Victims Released

JNF UK and KKL-JNF release Notes of Hope, a collection of musical works composed by Nazi death camp inmates. You can now watch the entire concert online.

By KKL-JNF
29/01/2019
JNF Toronto plants trees in Israel for Barry and Honey Sherman Z”L

Tuesday, January 8: Family and friends dedicated a grove of trees in the Carmel Forest in memory of Canadian philanthropists Barry and Honey Sherman z"l, one year after their sudden deaths.

By KKL-JNF
24/01/2019
Czech Republic volunteers fly in to work in Carmel Forest

Six volunteers from the Czech Republic come to Israel to volunteer for 10 days in the Carmel Forest, an annual tradition since the great fires there in 2010.

By KKL-JNF
24/01/2019
Youth of MDA and Tzamid plant a shared future together

Young members of MDA Youth and the Tzamid organization for people with special needs plant trees together in Emek Ayalon at a festive Tu Bishvat event sponsored by friends of JNF Holland.

By KKL-JNF
24/01/2019
Sunrise in the Negev
Recycling plant to be established in Negev

Nir Bar David said: “This is a process that will streamline the treatment of waste throughout the region and will enable a wider view of the quality of recycling."

Educators from Australia and New Zealand plant trees at the Tzippori Field and Forest Centre
Australian Educators Connect with Israel

A delegation of teachers and educators from twenty schools in Australia and New Zealand is embarking on a 10-day study tour of Israel.

By KKL-JNF
08/01/2019
L-R: Dana, Michael, Renee and David Goldenberg next to the sign dedicating Ellie's Oak Tree Corner
Ellie’s Oak Tree Corner Dedicated in Keren HaCarmel Forest

The Goldenberg family dedicate a recreation area in the Carmel in memory of their daughter and sister Ellie, whose life was tragically cut short at age 22.

By KKL-JNF
08/01/2019
Participants memorialize the Pittsburgh shooting victims in the Rosh Pina forest
Olive Trees Planted for the 11 Murdered in Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre

On Friday, 30 November 2018, a ceremony commemorating the 11 congregants murdered at Pittsburgh’s Tree of Life Synagogue last month took place in the Rosh Pina community forest.

By KKL-JNF
05/12/2018
A bird's-eye view of the Gurevich Family Woodland, planted in a special method
A Green Jewel Flourishes in the Negev

The Gurevich Family Woodland forms part of the green belt of KKL-JNF forests planted around Beersheba, affording a green lung for the Negev’s capital.

By KKL-JNF
28/11/2018
Marching in salute of wounded IDF veterans and terror victims

In Israel today, there are over 70,000 people wounded in wars or by acts of terror. Appreciation Day is an opportunity to thank them and to acknowledge the physical and mental burden they still bear.

By KKL-JNF
28/11/2018
Students with ASD, NGOs, awarded Marks Foundation grants

On behalf of the Paula and Herman Marks Foundation, KKL-JNF awards grants to 10 college students on the Autism Spectrum and to 4 organizations that assist the special needs population.

By KKL-JNF
28/11/2018
KKL-JNF House will help youth excel in Kiryat Malachi

KKL-JNF House for Excellence will revolutionize informal education and empower the youth of Kiryat Malachi to dream big.

By KKL-JNF
25/11/2018
South African food security delegation visits Israel

A food security delegation from South Africa spent four days in Israel learning about the country’s innovative methods in water management and agriculture in semi-arid climates.

By KKL-JNF
14/11/2018
Czech foresters volunteer in Israel’s Masaryk Forest

The delegation's visit was part of the celebration to mark the 100th anniversary of the Czech Republic and to express their country’s friendship with Israel.

By KKL-JNF
07/11/2018
New Jersey governor plants a tree at Yad Kennedy

This was the governor’s sixth visit to Israel in four years together with his wife Tammy.

By KKL-JNF
07/11/2018
Coexistence and innovation in Israel with KKL France

KKL France’s annual Israel Today and Tomorrow mission to Israel, which includes French prominent opinion-makers and public figures, has arrived in the country.

By KKL-JNF
07/11/2018
KKL-JNF Stands with the Pittsburgh Jewish Community

KKL-JNF joins people all over the world in expressing its solidarity with the members of the Pittsburgh Jewish community. Am Yisrael Chai!

By KKL-JNF
07/11/2018
JNF Canada Friends plant roots in Israel

“It feels like all those quarters I put into the little blue pushka box when I was a child have finally come to fruition.”

By KKL-JNF
07/11/2018
A Visit to projects for education and culture in the Arava
A Visit to projects for education and culture in the Arava

JNF Australia in the Arava: An artists’ village in Tzukim, the Arava Environmental Science Education Center for children, an amphitheater for Timna Park, and much more.

By KKL-JNF
25/10/2018
Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen plants a tree in Israel
Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen plants a tree in Israel

“I am so moved to be here,” said Ileana Ros-Lehtinen as she arrived at the Eshtaol Forest just outside of Jerusalem.

By KKL-JNF
25/10/2018
This structure in Teddy Park was restored thanks to friends of JNF Canada
Teddy Park historical house dedicated in Jerusalem

The structure unveils the city’s rich history, including a Roman-era water cistern, magnificent public buildings from the Byzantine Era, and a commercial center from the early 20th century.

By KKL-JNF
24/10/2018
Lions Israel volunteers group photo in Be'eri Forest
Volunteer Work to Reduce Fire Risks in Gaza Border Forests

“The goal of volunteering is to contribute through action, as well as to send a message to the residents of the Gaza border region that we are with them,” said Dr. Shoshana Nissim.

By KKL-JNF
16/10/2018
The restored Seven Stations site in HaYarkon Park
Seven Stations Historical Site Dedicated at HaYarkon Park

Seven Stations is a restored system of flour mills from the Ottoman period, which you can watch at work. Seven Stations, inaugurated on October 14, was restored thanks to Friends of JNF Australia.

By KKL-JNF
16/10/2018
Research poster display at MedPine6 at the Hebrew U Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment
MedPine6: The Latest Research in Mediterranean Ecosystems

6th International Conference on Mediterranean Forest Ecosystems held in central Israel.

By KKL-JNF
16/10/2018
Ezra Ravins, Director of the Southern Arava R&D, with one of the installed lysimeters
New Ways to Grow Dates in the Arava Desert

The world’s largest lysimeter system has been installed in a date plantation at the Southern Arava R&D, in order to study the relationships between the crops, land and water.

By KKL-JNF
16/10/2018
Unveiling the cornerstone for the Beit Asaf Pre-military Academy
Cornerstone Laid for Asaf Ramon Pre-military Academy

The pre-military academy will serve high school graduates from Israel’s social and geographical periphery who are strongly motivated to serve the country and advance in Israeli society

By KKL-JNF
10/10/2018
Royal Rangers delegation from Germany gets ready to work in Carmel Forest
Royal Rangers Volunteers from Germany Keep Israel Green

Members of the Royal Rangers, an Evangelical Christian youth movement in Germany, came to Israel to perform volunteer forestry work in the Carmel Forest and plant trees in the north’s Lavi Forest

By KKL-JNF
10/10/2018
KKL-JNF Board of Directors Meeting in Sderot
KKL-JNF Budgets 100 Million NIS for Gaza Border Projects

Projects include preparing neighborhood infrastructure, creating and upgrading recreation areas and scenic routes, rehabilitating forests, and more

By KKL-JNF
10/10/2018
Welcoming visitors to the Friendship House community center in Kiryat Bialik
Moving the Galilee Forward

Advancing Israel's social and geographic periphery in the north is a national priority, with plans to encourage half a million people to move to the Galilee.

By KKL-JNF
07/10/2018
KKL-JNF World Chairman Danny Atar shakes hands with firefighter during the presentation
KKL-JNF Honors Firefighters, Volunteers and Gaza Border Residents in Israel’s South

KKL-JNF holds a special event honoring the firefighters, volunteers and Gaza border residents who worked ceaselessly over the past few months to battle the flames caused by incendiary devices.

By KKL-JNF
18/09/2018
German Politician André Kuper is presented with a framed planting certificate by KKL-JNF
German Politician André Kuper Plants Tree in Yad Kennedy

“May this tree grow and be strong like the friendship between our countries. May it bear fruit and bring peace” - André Kuper, President, North Rhine-Westphalia Parliament.

By KKL-JNF
18/09/2018
US Marines Guard of Honor at the 9\11 Living Memorial in the Jerusalem Hills
Remembering 9/11: Standing Together for a Better World

KKL-JNF, the US Embassy and JNF-USA hold the annual ceremony in Israel commemorating the 9/11 terror attacks, at the Living Memorial in the Jerusalem hills.

By KKL-JNF
18/09/2018
Constructing a courtyard at the reinforced elementary school in Sha'ar Hanegev.
A Safe Green Schoolyard for Gaza Border Children to Play

A new missile-proof elementary school is currently being built for children living near the troubled Gaza border. Join KKL-JNF in creating a safe green schoolyard for them to play in.

By KKL-JNF
06/09/2018
Twelve year-old Sydney Freeman from Canada celebrates her bat mitzva at the Freeman Amphitheatre
Jerusalem Peace Forest bat mitzva bridges generations

“The first bat mitzva was nice because so many relatives and all my friends took part, but this place is so much more meaningful from a spiritual point of view."

By KKL-JNF
06/09/2018
Growing Eucalyptus trees planted along the road of Kibbutz Mifalsim for security
Life-Saving Trees Burnt by Incendiary Kites

Extensive damage has been inflicted upon protective thickets of trees planted around eleven communities in the Western Negev.

By KKL-JNF
22/08/2018
KKL-JNF Western Negev firefighters try on the special moisture-proof t-shirts from JNF USA
KKL-JNF Firefighters Rest and Assess as the Border Quietens

Since April, KKL-JNF firefighters have battled 1160 forest and brush fires caused by incendiary kites and balloons. In tribute, JNF USA gifts firefighters special moisture-wicking shirts.

By KKL-JNF
22/08/2018
KKL-JNF at the U.N. committee on forestry in Rome

KKL-JNF represents Israel at this year’s United Nations Committee on Forestry (COFO) held by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO).

By KKL-JNF
22/08/2018
Massive development plan for northern Israel under way

KKL-JNF, the Israeli Finance Ministry, and the Prime Minister's Office embark on a multi-million dollar plan for the socio-economic advancement of Israel’s northern region.

By KKL-JNF
22/08/2018
Children on winter camp in Australia play a game about Israel with KKL-JNF's Educational Caravan
Youth Worldwide Board KKL-JNF’s Educational Caravan

Children and youth at Jewish summer and winter camps throughout the world enjoy games and activities with the KKL-JNF Educational Caravan.

By KKL-JNF
15/08/2018
Hiruy Amare with one of his saplings at the KKL-JNF Golani Nursery
Journeys: From Ethiopia to Israel, from Seeds to Forests

As a boy in Ethiopia, Hiruy Amare Tadesse dreamed of going up to Yerusalem. He has since become deeply rooted in the land of Israel, just like the trees he watches over from germination to planting.

By KKL-JNF
15/08/2018
KKL-JNF delegation at the pluralistic pre-military program in Kibbutz Hannaton
Promoting pluralism and social values in northern Israel

Northern Israel is one of the country’s most beautiful and culturally diverse regions. KKL-JNF, together with its Friends worldwide, continually works to boost it socially and economically.

By KKL-JNF
15/08/2018
French delegation group photo at the Kibbutz Nahal Oz security fence
French Delegation Visits the Scorched Gaza Border

Friends of KKL France embark on a solidarity visit to the Gaza border under the shadow of incendiary balloon and kite terror.

By KKL-JNF
15/08/2018
A performance for Gaza border residents at the Nes Harim Field and Forest Center
A Green Respite from the Burning Fields

About 500 residents from Gaza border communities participate in a fun nature day at the KKL-JNF Nes Harim Field and Forest Center.

By KKL-JNF
09/08/2018
Teens work together to develop an app at the KKL-JNF House for Excellence
Teens Develop App at KKL-JNF House for Excellence

Teens build an experiential app to navigate Balfour Forest, as a culmination of an intensive summer program at the KKL-JNF House of Excellence in Upper Nazareth.

By KKL-JNF
09/08/2018
Encountering Heroes and Builders on Scorched Land

A day in the life of firefighters, volunteers and residents near the Gaza border, in the face of kite terror. While KKL-JNF teams help battle the flames, local residents continue to live.

By KKL-JNF
09/08/2018
World Conference on Education participants at Independence Hall in Tel Aviv
KKL-JNF World Conference on Education: Past and Future

About 250 teachers, principals and educators are participating in the conference, which is held annually by the KKL-JNF Youth and Education Division’s Overseas Department.

By KKL-JNF
25/07/2018
British and Israeli children form the shape of a heart
KKL-JNF Team Spirit and Fun in Nature for Youth-at-Risk

Visiting UK teens team up with youth from the Carmiel Children’s Village for a day of fun summer activities run by KKL-JNF’s Education Division, thanks to a donation from friends of KKL Switzerland.

By KKL-JNF
25/07/2018
Inaugurating the Phillip Misßfelder Grove in the German States Forest
Phillip Misßfelder Grove Inaugurated in German States Forest

A large delegation of young politicians from Germany arrived at the German States Forest in the Negev on Tuesday, July 17, 2018, to take part in the inauguration of a grove of trees in his memory.

By KKL-JNF
25/07/2018
Hungarian PM Viktor Orbán plants an olive tree in the Grove of Nations, together with his wife Anikó
Hungarian Prime Minister Plants Tree in Jerusalem

On Thursday, July 19, Prime Minister of Hungary Mr. Viktor Orbán, who was accompanied by his wife Anikó, planted an olive tree at KKL-JNF’s Grove of Nations in Jerusalem.

By KKL-JNF
25/07/2018
2018 World Conference on Education

KKL-JNF World Conference on Education for educators, principals and teachers from throughout the world will take place on July 18-25.

By KKL-JNF
19/07/2018
4th Water Sensitive Cities Conference in Israel

"Water sensitive cities deliver water security in both water-poor and water abundant futures."

By KKL-JNF
19/07/2018
Young Bedouin Forest Trustees to help protect environment

KKL-JNF collaborates with Bedouin communities in the Negev to protect the environment.

By KKL-JNF
19/07/2018
Youth from Perth and Merhav Am plant trees together on the new Merhav Am roundabout
Perth Carmel School Students Visit Merhav Am

Tenth graders from the Carmel School in Western Australia visited the Negev community of Merhav Am as part of the school’s Shorashim program.

By KKL-JNF
19/07/2018
KKL-JNF Attends Annual Conference for Science and Environment
KKL-JNF Attends Annual Conference for Science and Environment

Scientists, experts, and officials gathered at the Weizmann Institute for the annual Conference for Science and Environment, which took place on June 21 and 22, 2018.

By KKL-JNF
28/06/2018
KKL-JNF Afforestation Division’s director of forestry and professional development Aviv Eisenband
Predatory Mexican Fly Drafted to Save Prickly Pear Cacti

KKL-JNF is continuing with its campaign to save Israel’s prickly pear cacti from further serious damage by the cochineal scale insect, which has been spreading throughout the north of Israel.

By KKL-JNF
21/06/2018
The therapeutic relaxation garden for postpartum women
Israel’s First-Ever Therapeutic Garden for Mothers Is Dedicated

A first of its kind therapeutic relaxation garden was inaugurated in the maternity ward of Hillel Yaffe Medical Center in Hadera.

By KKL-JNF
21/06/2018
Prof. Ryuichi Higuchi with the two of KKL-JNF's Golden Books in Jerusalem
Grandson of Japanese General who Saved Jews Visits KKL-JNF Books of Honor

Japanese musicologist Prof. Ryuichi Higuchi visits the Books of Honor in Jerusalem, to see the honorary inscription of his grandfather who saved 20,000 Jews fleeing Nazi Germany.

By KKL-JNF
14/06/2018
Togolese FM Robert Dussey (right) plants a carob tree in the Jerusalem Hills
Togolese Foreign Minister Plants a Tree in the Jerusalem Hills

Togo Foreign Minister Robert Dussey: “May this carob tree grow strong and represent Togo in Israel forever.”

By KKL-JNF
14/06/2018
KKL-JNF's Aviram Zuk at the 13th UNFF in New York
KKL-JNF at the 13th UN Forum on Forests

As a renowned global leader in the struggle against desertification, KKL-JNF represented Israel at the 13th United Nations Forum on Forests held in New York in May.

By KKL-JNF
14/06/2018
Tree planting event in Kibbutz Nahal Oz on the Gaza Border
Planting Life in Gaza Envelope Communities

KKL-JNF supplies saplings for the Gaza border communities’ “They Burn, We Plant” initiative.

By KKL-JNF
14/06/2018
KKL France Seniors Club Delegation at Kibbutz Lochamei Hagetaot
KKL France Seniors Delegation Visits Israel

The visit was designed to strengthen their connection with the country and give them the opportunity to witness KKL-JNF’s activities for Israel, first-hand.

By KKL-JNF
30/05/2018
KKL-JNF Head Forester Dr. David Brand addresses the audience at the KKL-JNF Research Open Day
KKL-JNF Research Open Day 2018: Challenges in Forest Management

KKL-JNF-sponsored research on afforestation, water source enrichment and environmental resources presented to the general public at the annual Land Development Administration research seminar.

By KKL-JNF
30/05/2018
German Bundestag delegation plants trees for protection in Kibbutz Sufa near the Gaza Border
Friends from Germany Plant Life Saving Trees in Sufa

German Bundestag delegation plants a screen of trees for residents' safety in Kibbutz Sufa by the Gaza border, accompanied by KKL-JNF.

By KKL-JNF
30/05/2018
The Panamanian President holding the KKL-JNF Certificate of Appreciation.
Panamanian president plants olive tree in Jerusalem

Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela Rodriguez planted an olive sapling in the KKL-JNF Grove of Nations in Jerusalem, as a sign of the strong friendship between his country and Israel.

By KKL-JNF
24/05/2018
Fighting fires from 'kite terror' in Israeli fields and forests

KKL-JNF firefighters on the Gaza border have been working furiously to control and repair the damage from field and forest fires, lit by flaming kites flown from Gaza.

By KKL-JNF
24/05/2018
KKL-JNF in Budapest
A mutual covenant: KKL-JNF delegation visits Hungary

A KKL-JNF delegation sets out to Hungary to explore possibilities for environmental collaboration with Hungarian government ministries and to strengthen ties with the local Jewish community.

By KKL-JNF
24/05/2018
Earth Day with schoolchildren at Rosh HaAyin Community Forest
Earth Day in Rosh HaAyin Community Forest

Hundreds of Israeli children and their families celebrated International Earth Day in the Rosh HaAyin Community Forest in central Israel.

By KKL-JNF
17/05/2018
JNFU Canada mission participants pose for a group photo
Canadian university students tour Israel with JNF Canada

Thirteen Canadian university students took part in this year’s JNFU 10 day trip to Israel, in order to strengthen their ties to the country and learn more about it.

By KKL-JNF
17/05/2018
KKL-JNF transports portable bomb shelters for installation in Golan Heights communities
KKL-JNF portable bomb shelters for Northern Israel residents

This emergency campaign is being supported by friends of KKL-JNF from all over the world.

By KKL-JNF
17/05/2018
Sergio Castelbolognesi, Ambassador Gianluigi Benedetti and his family.
Grove Dedicated in Honor of the Italian Ambassador to Israel

Grove of trees dedicated in honor of Italian Ambassador to Israel, Gianluigi Benedetti, in Tzora-President’s Forest in the Judean Plain.

By KKL-JNF
08/05/2018
The Israeli Cycling Academy team, granddaughter Gioia Bartali, Italian Ambassador Gianluigi Benedett
Giro d’Italia: Bicycle trail dedicated to Gino Bartali in Haruvit

Cycling single dedicated in Israel’s Haruvit Forest in honor of renowned cyclist Gino Bartali, who helped rescue Italian Jews during the Holocaust.

By KKL-JNF
08/05/2018
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