• Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Chairman of the Executive of The Jewish Agency for Israel Natan Sharansky attend the closing plenary of the strategic planning summit of the Government of Israel-Jewish world joint initiative.

    Prime Minister Netanyahu, Speaker Edelstein to Address Jewish Agency Board of Governors

    Hundreds of Jewish leaders from around the world to gather in Jerusalem to discuss initiatives spearheaded by The Jewish Agency in partnership with the Government of Israel and world Jewry to
    By Jewish Agency on 19 Jun 2014 / 21 Sivan 5774
  • Re-elected Chairman of the Executive of The Jewish Agency, Natan Sharansky at the Board of Governors meeting

    Natan Sharansky elected to 2nd term to lead The Jewish Agency

    'Natan has always been a symbol of Jewish unity and a symbol of the triumph of the Jewish people over adversity:' Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
    By Benjy Rutland on 20 Feb 2013 / 10 Adar II 5773
  • Jewish Agency for Israel Chairman Natan Sharansky speaking at a memorial service at Babi Yar in the Ukraine, where the Nazis killed some 50,000 Jews in the autumn of 1941

    Sharansky, Jewish Leaders Mourn at Babi Yar

    'Today, we are obliged to eradicate the phenomenon of the new anti-Semitism'
    By Jewish Agency on 26 Aug 2013 / 20 Elul 5773
  • Miri: 'Grace is deceitful, and beauty is vain; but a woman that feareth the Lord, she shall be praised' - 30, Proverbs. Street photography from Erez Kaganovitz's 'Humans of Tel Aviv' series

    Meet the 'Humans of Tel Aviv'

    'Before you judge us Israelis, get to know us'
    By Margot Saffer on 24 Feb 2013 / 14 Adar II 5773
  • Chairman of the Executive, Natan Sharansky, with Bruce Arbit, outgoing chief of the Campaign Chair of the United Israel Appeal

    Agency honors outstanding partners' service

    'The Jewish Agency is as relevant today as when it was created; if didn't exist today someone would have to create it.'
    By Margot Saffer on 21 Feb 2013 / 11 Adar II 5773
  • Outgoing Israeli Cabinet Secretary Tzvi Hauser admires gift from Masa Israel Journey board director Aharon Abramovitch

    Jewish Agency lauds outgoing Cabinet Secretary

    'The entire project's really a result of Tzvi's hard work'
    By נתן רועי on 20 Feb 2013 / 10 Adar II 5773
  • Prayers and supplications pressed into the cracks between the stones of the Kotel (Western Wall)

    Agency holds 'town hall' talk on women's Kotel prayer services

    'What is important is to keep our family together'
    By Margot Saffer on 19 Feb 2013 / 9 Adar II 5773
  • Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu makes a point in remarks before The Jewish Agency for Israel Board of Governor's meeting in Jerusalem

    Netanyahu calls for extending Sharansky's term

    Natan Sharansky is a "symbol of Jewish unity and the triumph of the Jewish People over adversity," the prime minister said.
    By Margot Saffer on 18 Feb 2013 / 8 Adar II 5773
  • Four incoming Knesset members, Stav Shaffir of Labor, Tamar Zandberg of Meretz, Shuli Moalem-Refaeli of HaBayit HaYehudi, and MK Aliza Lavie of Yesh Atid, answer questions posed by tv newsman Arad Nir

    New Knesset members reflect diversity, change

    'We are a part of the same community; Israel is important to all of us, and we really need you'
    By Margot Saffer on 17 Feb 2013 / 7 Adar II 5773
  • Chairman of the Executive of The Jewish Agency, Natan Sharansky, speaking at opening plenary of the Board of Governors meeting

    Sharansky lauds new programs boosting Israel - Diaspora ties

    'The new Knesset includes many members who share an interest in issues of Jewish Identity'
    By Benjy Rutland on 17 Feb 2013 / 7 Adar II 5773