Planning for Open Spaces and Forests in Israel

KKL-JNF’s Planning Division provides the basis for the organization’s long-term planning by means of its Development Administration and ongoing activities planning. The Planning Division is staffed by professionals at both the head office and regional levels.

About the Planning Division at KKL-JNF

About the Planning Division at KKL-JNF

KKL-JNF’s Planning Division, which provides the basis for the organization’s long-term planning of forests, parks, open spaces and more,  is staffed by professionals at both the head office and at regional levels.

National Master Plan for Forests and Afforestation

National Master Plan for Forests and Afforestation

The National Master Plan for Forest and Afforestation (NOP 22), approved by the Government in 1995, protects open spaces from the development and construction. The plan enshrines in law the status of the Israel's forests.

KKL-JNF and the OLI Nature & Landscape Survey Unit

KKL-JNF and the OLI Nature & Landscape Survey Unit

The Open Landscape Institute (OLI) gathers and analyses information about Israel’s open spaces, formulates of policy principles and creates tools that ensure a proper balance between development and the conservation of open spaces.

Healthy Cities, Forests and Parks

Healthy Cities, Forests and Parks

KKL-JNF will help the 43 cities and regional councils in Israel that are members of the Healthy Cities Network to turn the vision of Health for All into reality.

Professional Material and Policy Papers

Professional Material and Policy Papers

Policy papers and document addenums on forests.