New Fund Will Protect World JewryThe IFCJ and Jewish Agency have partnered with the Friendship Fund to raise funds to protect Jewish communities from rising anti-Semitism.
Soft Love for Tough YouthYoung US Jews, mostly Birthright alumni, are teaching English to underprivileged Israeli youth. "Tikkun Olam” (repairing the world) at work.
Jewish Agency's Ambitious PlanThe Jewish Agency has changed - and it has an ambitious plan to persuade more Jews to make aliyah and become active in their home communities.
Agency's New Plan a ConcernThe Jewish Agency seems to have eliminated its aliyah dept. and has a new strategic plan. The Council of Immigrant Associations is concerned.
Justice for Holocaust VictimsNew initiative by the Jewish Agency and Israel's government seeks to find persons eligible to receive property stolen by Nazis in the Holocaust.
WZO Officials Tour SamariaWorld Zionist Org. officials, including new Dir. General of Settlement Division, tour Samaria, call for equal rights for residents.
Agency: Aliyah Alive and WellReports of the demise of the Jewish Agency's Aliyah programs are highly exaggerated, says a senior spokesperson for the organization.
Are Americans Welcome in Israel?An “aliyah revolution” is in the making, but according to many aliyah activists, it's a regressive one that will damage aliyah from North America.
Planeload of Immigrants ArrivesA breath of fresh air breezed into Israel on the tail of an El Al plane on Wednesday, as 232 North American Jews made aliyah.
Russia Blocks Jewish Agency MtgRussia put up a last-minute roadblock to stop the Jewish Agency from holding a board meeting that has been planned for more than three months.
800 French Students in IsraelAbout 800 high school students from Jewish schools in France arrive under the "Seniors in Blue and White" program of the Jewish Agency.
‘Thank You, Mr. Eizenstat’Jewish Agency Director Natan Sharansky presented the NADAV fund’s first-ever Peoplehood Award to former US Under Secretary Stuart Eizenstat
Sharansky: Freedom & NationalismJewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky says universalism and freedom do not contradict Jewish identity and the aspiration for a Jewish State.
Anti-Assimilation Under FireA unique anti-assimilation campaign launched by the Jewish Agency on Israeli television drew such a barrage of protests that it was finally yanked.
Sharansky to Aid Gush Katif JewsNew Jewish Agency head Natan Sharansky takes his first tour in the caravan cities of Gush Katif expellees, commits to continue aid.
Campus Aliyah Program LaunchedThe Jewish Agency has launched an aliyah program for university students in an attempt to enable Jewish youth to come home right out of college.
Sharansky Greets New ImmigrantsFormer Prisoner of Zion Natan Sharansky made his official debut as head of the Jewish Agency this week by welcoming new immigrants from Ethiopia.