2018 sets a new record in Israel’s tourism

4 million tourists visited Israel during 2018, that’s 2.2 million more visitors in comparison to 2006 Watch the Video

Israeli photographer brings female biblical figures to life

The “Biblical Women Series” was shot in the Golan Heights and includes Eve, Sarah, Rebecca, Leah, Rachel, the Queen of Sheba and many more female biblical figures Read More

7 Israeli agriculture technologies

Take a look at the Israeli technologies that are making farming more efficient and sustainable Watch the Video

NY Times names Eilat as one of 52 places to visit in 2019

The Red Sea resort boasts amazing coral reef, luxury hotels, no sales tax and a new international airport Read More

New sustainable way to create plastic from seaweed

Israeli discovery overcomes need for fertile soil and fresh water in the creation of eco-friendly bioplastics by using saltwater seaweed Read More

President Rivlin hosts ceremony announcing the winners of the 2019 Wolf Prizes

The Wolf Prizes are Israel's best expression of its commitment to the Jewish value of Tikkun Olam Read More

16 of the best greatest-hits albums from iconic Israeli artists

Dive into a crash course in Israeli musical culture Read More

JUF in Israel

Strengthening the robust bridge between Chicago's Jewish community and the people of Israel

Ofer's Column

Read the monthly Israel's commentary by Ofer Bavly, Director General of the JUF Israel office.