Research and Development

Innovating, implementing, and sharing professional know-how in sustainable agriculture, afforestation and water management with the world

"A light unto the nations..."

- Isaiah 49:6


  • supports research and programs of study at Israel's leading research institutes in desert ecology, sustainable desert development and combating desertification
  • supports forestry field research, including tree acclimation for desert afforestation and long-term ecological research in Negev forests
  • supports research at agricultural R&D stations on issues ranging from pesticide-free farming methods to utilizing the natural potential of desert regions for agriculture.
  • supports heritage-related research, including archaeological digs with young people to uncover the region's history.
  • participates in international forums that study the ways and means to prevent desertification and develop new farming methods for arid and semi-arid regions.
  • happily shares its decades of accumulated knowledge with other countries far and near, helping them prevent the spread of desertification and restore desert areas in their own backyard.
  • supports food security research and helps developing countries implement various related projects.

KKL-JNF supports research and development and studies the environment and shares its knowledge with the world