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Special rescue operation brings three bedridden refugees to Israel

Combined mission by JDC, Jewish Agency, and United Hatzalah, helps three ill Ukrainian refugees safely immigrate to Israel.

Special rescue operation brings 3 bedridden refugees to Israel

World Bible Contest brings together young Jews from around the world

This year's World Bible Contest is a unique event with Jews from many countries, including communities participating for the first time.

World Bible Contest brings together Jews from around the worldplayer

Jewish Agency leader: Recognize those killed in anti-Semitic attacks as victims of terror

Yom Hazikaron ceremony honoring victims of war, terror, and anti-Semitic attacks held at Jewish Agency courtyard.

Recognize those killed in anti-Semitic attacks as terror victims

Jewish Agency to Hold Unique Passover Seders for Ukrainian Refugees and in Ethiopia

Special Passover seders for hundreds of Ukrainian refugees and Ethiopian Jews who plan to make aliyah.

Jewish Agency Passover Seders for Ukrainian Refugees, Ethiopians

Ukraine war: 'Jewish Agency team working around the clock to save Jewish lives'

High-ranking Jewish Agency, Keren Hayesod, leaders visit Poland and Ukraine, to assess the situation on the ground.

'Jewish Agency team works around the clock to save Jewish lives'

Israel looks to expedite immigration process for Ukrainians

4,000 Ukrainian citizens have immigrated to Israel under Law of Return since war started; new program aims to rapidly expand that figure.

Israel looks to expedite immigration process for Ukrainians

Bennett calls hotline for refugees, unable to speak to anyone

PM makes call in meeting with Jewish Agency reps., waits 5 minutes with no response, tells reps. situation is unacceptable.

Bennett calls hotline for refugees, unable to speak to anyone

Israel preparing to absorb 10,000 new immigrants from Ukraine

Thousands of Ukrainians file application for immediate immigration to Israel under Law of Return, thousands more expected to immigrate soon.

Israel preparing to absorb 10,000 new immigrants from Ukraine

Jewish Agency for Israel still searching for new chairman

Jewish Agency committee extends search for new chairman, after its former head became Israel's President.

Jewish Agency for Israel still searching for new chairman

Destination Israel: First group of new Israeli immigrants leaves Ukraine for Poland

Jewish Agency opens six aliyah processing stations along the Ukrainian Border, assists first group of new immigrants in reaching Poland.

First group of new immigrants leaves Ukraine for Polandplayer

Omer Yankelevich: Jewish Agency should lead relations with Diaspora

Former Diaspora Minister Omer Yankelevich: "The Jewish Agency is better suited to be the leading factor in connection with Diaspora Jewry."

Yankelevich: Jewish Agency should lead relations with Diaspora

Jewish Agency to evacuate emissaries from Ukraine

Organization to evacuate Israeli educational staff and their families from Ukraine following Israeli travel warning.

Jewish Agency to evacuate emissaries from Ukraine

The Jewish Agency for Israel’s emergency preparedness course launches Toronto cohort

JReady's Disaster Management course with Tel Aviv University equips community leaders with tools to respond to crises and build resilience.

Jewish Agency’s emergency course launches Toronto cohort

A new head for the Jewish Agency

Today’s post-Zionist orientation is an acceptance and even legitimization of the Exile. We need a new head with "a new head." Op-ed.

A new head for the Jewish Agency

Chair of Jewish Agency: Open the skies of Israel to all Jews

The acting chair of the executive of the Jewish Agency was recently asked about the call to open the skies of Israel to Diaspora Jews.

Chair of Jewish Agency: Open the skies of Israel to all Jewsplayer

JReady making broad impact on Jewish emergency preparedness

Jewish Agency program has reached 39 countries, communities, organizations in past year, equipping Jews with tools to address challenges.

JReady making broad impact on Jewish emergency preparedness

The Jewish Agency for Israel names new Director of Educational Innovation

Rabbi Joe Schwartz named as new leader of Makom: The Israeli Education Lab.

Jewish Agency names new Director of Educational Innovation

New caucus will connect between Knesset and the Diaspora

Jewish Agency launches new Knesset caucus, Caucus for the Jewish People, that will promote cooperation between Knesset and the Jewish world.

New caucus will connect between Knesset and the Diasporaplayer

Omer Yankelevitch 'worthy and fitting' candidate to head Jewish Agency

Science and Technology Minister praises former colleague Yankelevitch as 'worthy and fitting' candidate to run for Jewish Agency chair.

Omer Yankelevitch 'worthy and fitting' to head Jewish Agency

Elazar Stern withdraws from Jewish Agency leadership race

Intelligence Minister drops bid to head Jewish Agency amid uproar over admission he shredded anonymous complaints in the IDF.

Elazar Stern withdraws from Jewish Agency leadership race

Ahead of Rosh Hashanah, Jewish population rises to 15.2 million worldwide

'This past year taught us the true meaning of mutual responsibility among the Jewish people,' says Jewish Agency for Israel's Yaakov Hagoel.

Jewish population rises to 15.2 million worldwide

The Jewish Agency to distribute 1000s of care packages ahead of Rosh Hashanah

On eve of Jewish New Year, Jewish Agency to provide $233,000 worth of food care packages to, elderly, Holocaust survivors, around Israel.

Jewish Agency distributing 1000s of care packages before holiday

The Jewish Agency for Israel offers Rosh Hashanah e-cards

Ahead of Jewish New Year, Jewish Agency for Israel offers unlimited, free, personalized e-cards.

The Jewish Agency for Israel offers Rosh Hashanah e-cards

Jewish Agency summer camp brings emotional relief to victims of terror

More than 100 Israeli children living near Gaza attend camp run by The Jewish Agency’s Fund for Victims of Terror.

Jewish Agency summer camp brings relief to victims of terror

The Jewish Agency opens new Project TEN center in Mexico City

Young volunteers from Israel and Jewish communities around the world to serve local population during pandemic.

The Jewish Agency opens new Project TEN center in Mexico City

Herzog bids farewell to the Jewish Agency

Israel's President-elect Isaac Herzog bids farewell to Jewish Agency staff before taking office.

Herzog bids farewell to the Jewish Agency

Jewish Agency launches global Hebrew ed program at summer camps

Jewish Agency launches global informal hebrew education program at summer camps as a way of connecting younger generation to Israel.

Jewish Agency launches global Hebrew ed program at summer camps

Druze ex-MK tapped as Jewish Agency emissary to Washington

First female Druze MK chosen as Jewish Agency's new emissary to Washington DC and to North American college campuses.

Druze ex-MK tapped as Jewish Agency emissary to Washington

Report: Yamina, Yesh Atid to back Elazar Stern to head Jewish Agency

Yamina reportedly agrees to back Yesh Atid MK's candidacy to replace President-elect Isaac Herzog as head of Jewish Agency.

Report: Yamina, Yesh Atid back Elazar Stern for Jewish Agency

'When the Jewish people collectively rally together, nothing is impossible'

Jewish Agency marks 30 years since Operation Solomon.

'When the Jewish people rally together, nothing is impossible'

Jewish Agency head Isaac Herzog: 'Our tears rend the heavens; we are all in mourning'

Jewish Agency, World Zionist Congress, communities around the world unite Sunday at 8pm to mourn the 45 victims.

Jewish Agency head: 'Our tears rend the heavens'player

Jewish Agency to develop programs to promote Aliyah of medical professionals

Board of Governors to adopt guidelines that prioritize Aliyah, strengthening the resilience of Israeli society, and connecting world Jewry.

Jewish Agency to develop programs to promote Aliyah of doctors

UAE Jewish community joins Jewish Agency Tu B'Shvat celebrations for first time

Families from Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Israel and Chicago. join together for historic Tu B'Shvat celebrations.

UAE Jewish community joins Jewish Agency Tu B'Shvat celebrations

Jewish Agency Head: Kosher slaughter ban is like outlawing Judaism

Jewish Agency head, Isaac Herzog, urges EU heads of state to drop kosher slaughter ban. “These are foundations of Jewish religious practice"

'Kosher slaughter ban is like outlawing Judaism'

Jewish Agency launches JReady emergency network to assist Jewish communities in crisis

New 'JReady' Jewish emergency network launched to provide a safety net for Jewish communities around the world.

Jewish Agency launches Jewish emergency network

Suggestion to Israel: Forget about the Jews of America

Whether the next president is Trump or Biden, we in Israel must face up to the fact that most US Jews voted against Israel. Op-ed.

Suggestion to Israel: Forget about the Jews of America

Jewish Agency joins strike protesting violence against women

Jewish Agency staff, emissaries and new immigrants join national strike and declare: "You are not alone".

Jewish Agency joins strike protesting violence against women

Operation Home: 1st charter flight from Mexico brings 230 olim home

First-of-its-kind charter flight from Mexico carrying 230 olim, Masa Israel Journey volunteers and Israelis returning home lands in Israel.

Operation Home: 1st charter flight from Mexico lands in Israel

Sorry, Caroline, you missed the mark on this one

There is something critical missing from your plan, Caroline, and that lack dooms it to failure. Opinion.

Sorry, Caroline, you missed the mark on this one

Jewish Agency’s COVID-19 Loan Fund for Communities in Crisis grants nearly $10 Million

COVID-19 Loan Fund for Communities in Crisis in its initial phase granted a total of $9.65 million to 23 communities.

Jewish Agency’s COVID-19 loan fund grants nearly $10 Million