Strategic Planning Minister Eli Avidar is confident his promotion is on the way.
Of the world’s Jews, 6.9 live in Israel, and 8.3 live in the Diaspora.
Nefesh B'Nefesh is well on target to reaching 5,000 olim by the end of the year.
If chosen for the post, she would be the first woman to head the agency. Herzog has denied urging former MK Uzi Dayan to run.
Much of the Jewish world doesn’t fully understand the critical role the Jewish Agency plays in programs like Birthright and Jewish education initiatives.
Three stories of how new immigrants obtained employment in Israel’s hi-tech industry
"I still see myself on the path to be prime minister," Gantz said. "But I work for the current government."
If World Mizrachi opposes Stern, he will lose his chance of receiving the plum post and the race will become wide open.
Movers and shakers in Israeli society.
Each year, the Jewish Agency's ShinShinim program allows a group of high school graduates the opportunity to defer their army service in order to volunteer in Jewish communities around the globe.