Israel & Overseas Today

Introducing Israel's New Joint Government-Philanthropy NGO Relief Fund

We are #FedProud of overseas partner JDC for establishing a historic milestone in government-philanthropic cooperation with the creation of the Joint Government-Philanthropy NGO Relief Fund. This fund represents not only a vital financial lifeline to struggling Israeli NGOs but is also a sta…

JFNA webinar resources | Israel and Annexation of the West Bank

We recently produced a webinar called Annexation: Will Israel apply sovereignty to areas of the West Bank, and what repercussions can we expect?

 

You can view the recording here and brush up on the details of Israeli policy in the West Bank with this Fact Sheet.

 

Other relevant reso…

Around the World with JDC Forums

With operations in 70 countries, the JDC Forums, a recent series of videos from Federation partner JDC takes you around the world to meet field professionals and beneficiaries to learn the impact of emergency dollars, including from the Federation collective and individual communities.  Vis…

Into the Unknown: Israel’s Economy Before and After COVID-19

As Israel moves out of lockdown and prepares for a potential a second wave of the coronavirus this fall, attention has turned to the ongoing economic and social implications of the crisis. The Taub Center for Social Policy Studies in Israel’s Picture of the Nation 2020 explores Israel’s …

Connecting Oceans Through Music

With travel curtailed and delegations between Partnership communities postponed, Federation communities have developed new ways to connect to their sister cities in Israel. Teens from the Jewish Federation of Delaware with their peers in southern Israeli town of Arad partnered with the LA-ba…