KKL-JNF in the Press: January-March 2012

City on Two Wheels

City on Two Wheels

Ben Shemen Forest, Canada Park and natural surroundings have turned Modi'in into a magnet for cyclers from all over Israel.

KKL-JNF will invest a billion shekels in Negev settlement

KKL-JNF will invest a billion shekels in Negev settlement

KKL-JNF plans include building a village near Moshav Nir Akiva for Gaza Strip evacuees.

KKL-JNF is helping build the new Bahadim city in the negev

KKL-JNF is helping build the new Bahadim city in the negev

KKL-JNF, with help of its friends worldwide, is building relaxing soldier-parent meeting spots and carrying out infrastructure works and environmental landscaping at the new Bahadim City that is being built in the Negev.

KKL-JNF is promoting settlement in the Negev

KKL-JNF is promoting settlement in the Negev

KKL-JNF, with help of its friends worldwide, is carrying out infrastructure works for the new community of Carmit as part of its commitment to promoting settlement in the Negev and making it an attractive option for young people from Israel and abroad, thereby realizing David ben Gurion's vision.

"KKL-JNF’s job constantly increases with time"

"KKL-JNF’s job constantly increases with time"

As the world keeps facing major challenges in environmental issues, water scarcity and social issues, another challenge KKL-JNF has taken upon itself is the settlement of the Negev.

New Routes: A Tour on the Nahal Shikma Scenic Road

New Routes: A Tour on the Nahal Shikma Scenic Road

KKL-JNF is devoted to the development of the Negev and has recently completed a scenic road in the northern Negev together with the Shikma Besor Drainage Authority. This project was undertaken for the improvement of local tourism infrastructure and to raise the awareness of the general public regarding touring possibilities in beautiful places unknown to the average hiker.

It's getting hotter: Climate trends expected in Israel

It's getting hotter: Climate trends expected in Israel

Winters are getting shorter, and the intervals between rains are getting longer, while summers are getting hotter and hotter. How is all this connected to global warming?

Security trees: helping deal with terror

Security trees: helping deal with terror

In light of the constantly growing threats from the Gaza Strip on localities in the south, it was decided that afforestation would provide an additional defensive element in their security, hiding them from hostile eyes.