KKL-JNF in the Press: April June 2018

Monday, June 25, 2018

Terror kites launched from the Gaza Strip have burnt down hundreds of acres of planted forests in the Western Negev, forcing KKL-JNF foresters to work as firefighters rather than caring for the forests they have nurtured so lovingly.

 
Monday, June 25, 2018

KKL-JNF is committed to caring for Israel’s environment, whether it is publicly or privately owned. A new project funded by KKL-JNF will beautify privately owned open spaces in urban neighborhoods.

 
Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Since the 1950s, KKL-JNF has planted over 35,000 acres of forests in the Western Negev. As of two months ago, the forests are going up in flames due to terror kites launched from the Gaza Strip. KKL-JNF Western Negev Regional Director Danny Ben-David describes the harrowing daily experience.

 
Tuesday, June 12, 2018

When KKL-JNF first started, the goal was to green Israel.

 
Tuesday, June 12, 2018

KKL-JNF has joined a Gaza periphery residents’ initiative entitled ‘they burn, we plant’.

 
 
Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Over 2,100 dunam (approx 525 acres) of woodland have gone up in smoke, and slow-moving creatures cannot escape the fires caused by the incendiary kites that drift over from the Gaza Strip. Danny Ben David, Director of KKL-JNF’s Western Negev region, can see no end to the situation: “Fire is death to woodland. Apart from the immediate financial damage, harm is being done all the way down the line for many, many years ahead.”

 
Tuesday, June 05, 2018

The KKL-JNF wing of Habayit shel Benji for lone soldiers is a new kind of work for KKL-JNF

 
Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Clean air is vital for our health and the wellbeing of our planet. In order to help make the air we breathe cleaner, KKL-JNF, together with the Ministry of Environmental Protection, is subsidizing the purchase of hybrid taxis.

 
Tuesday, May 01, 2018

A unique project to establish KKL-JNF House in the Negev and the Galilee will encourage excellence and help address the inequalities between residents on the periphery and those in the center. The centers will foster excellence, empowerment and leadership development among young people, and will strengthen the values of Zionism and environmental conservation. Two new KKL-JNF House in Ofakim, which is located in southern Israel, was recently approved. Here are descriptions of the projects that recently appeared in the Israeli press.



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