Green Israel News: April-June 2011

Tuesday, June 21, 2011 10:14 AM

For over twenty years, KKL-JNF and the United States Forestry Service (USFS) have worked together and collaborated on matters such as exchanging professional and technical information, research and international cooperation.

Thursday, June 02, 2011 10:14 AM


Dr. Asha-Rose Migiro, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations and a former minister in the government of Tanzania, met last Sunday with David Brand, KKL-JNF Head Forester.  Prior to her visit to Israel, the Deputy Secretary-General had asked KKL-JNF to plant 18 trees in the burnt Carmel Forest on her behalf and on behalf of the United Nations.

Wednesday, May 11, 2011 10:14 AM

Carmel Forest Rehabilitation Continues

Wednesday, May 11, 2011 10:14 AM


"Fires do not distinguish between one person and another. During the terrible fire that raged here in the Carmel Forest, representatives from twenty different countries came to Israel to help us, including firefighters from the Palestinian Authority, and there was a powerful sense of solidarity."

Thursday, April 14, 2011 10:14 AM


A one-day research conference of KKL-JNF's Land Development Authority, including a ceremony for grant awards from the René Karshon Foundation, took place at the Volcani Institute of Agricultural Research in Beit Dagan, with the participation of KKL-JNF directors and specialists in the fields of forestry, climate, water, grazing and planning. A variety of studies in which KKL‑JNF is involved, in the fields of agriculture, forestry, water and recreation, were presented.

Thursday, April 14, 2011 10:14 AM


Scientists from Israel and Australia launched an applied research program to create water sensitive cities in Israel, with the support of KKL-JNF in Israel and JNF Australia. The joint plan was presented at the conclusion of the water conference, where water professionals from both countries met and exchanged ideas.

Thursday, April 14, 2011 10:14 AM

Emunah Forest Campaign – Basel Youth for Israel

Wednesday, April 13, 2011 10:14 AM


KKL-JNF Hosts Conference of Scientists from Israel and Australia

Sunday, April 03, 2011 10:14 AM

National Clean-Up Day in Israel