Environment

time-home TiME – New global initiative to be launched in Knesset

This is My Earth (TiME), an environmental start-up that is being developed to save biodiversity through the conservation of critical habitats around the world A special event will be hosted at the Knesset on March 28, 2016 to launch a new global network to protect critical ecological habitats. This is My Earth (TiME) is an […]

March 28, 2016
18ftyam43p6wrjpg Israeli Food Bank Launches Charity Credit Card for Families

Colel Chabad’s Eshel Card Will Allow Poverty-Stricken Families to Make Food Purchases with Dignity Colel Chabad, known to be the longest consecutively active charitable organization in Israel, is launching a new program for families who depend on the Food Bank for help – especially over the holidays. With Purim approaching, Colel Chabad has launched an Eshel Card […]

March 23, 2016
Photo: www.innoafrica.org/from-the-field.html Bringing Israeli Innovation to African Villages

Israeli women – and tech – connect African villages to water, electricity Israeli organization, Innovation: Africa, was founded by Sivan Ya’ari. Innovation: Africa is recognized for their work in bringing Israeli innovation to African countries, including: Malawi, Uganda, Tanzania, South Africa, The Democratic Republic of Congo, Senegal and Ethiopia. They currently involved in 104 projects […]

March 22, 2016
fghbn Israel to award academic prizes to 40 IDF Christian veterans

The aim of the scholarship program is to continue to encourage the integration of young members of the Christian community into Israeli society For the first time in Israel, academic scholarships will be awarded by the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews and the Israeli Christians Recruitment Forum to 40 Christian youth who served in […]

March 9, 2016
Crane lifts huge mirrors during construction of solar-power tower in the Negev The sky’s the limit

Israel is aiming to generate 10% of its energy needs from renewable sources by 2020. With its ample sunshine, Israel has excellent potential to tap into solar as a renewable energy source A 240 meter (787-foot) solar tower is currently being built by the Israel-based Megalim Solar Power, which when completed will generate up to […]

March 8, 2016
(Photo: Nati Shohat/Flash 90) Video Contest: Filmmakers Spread Message of Love for Israel

By: Rivkah Lambert Adler To inspire Jews and non-Jews with the truth about Israel, filmmakers were challenged create brief videos featuring positive messages about the country Avi Abelow, Founder and CEO of Israel Video Network, started a video contest for filmmakers around the world with the sole purpose of educating and spreading the truth about Israel. […]

March 7, 2016