Social Action
IsraAid in action after Typhoon Hayain in the Philippines, which killed over 6,300 people in that country alone.

Israeli agricultural know-how helps the developing world bloom

Agroproject consultants work with farmers in a mountain area of Java, Indonesia.When the US State Department discovered the extent of the proliferation of opium poppy farms in post-Taliban Afghanistan in 2004, they turned to Israeli agricultural consulting firm Agroproject for …

Israeli program helps alleviate poverty in Brazilian state

Professor Rafi Bar-El with residents of Ceara: Both macro and social indicators point to the fact that the state has really achieved a better situation than it had a few years ago.Despite their vast geographical differences, Israel and Brazil have …

Jewish and Arab children learn ‘hand in hand’

Through its bilingual educational model, Hand in Hand is working to change the populations’ alienation from one another.On the lawn in a large courtyard surrounded by arches, 2nd and 3rd graders play during recess. The kids boisterously running about could …

Keeping the Dead Sea alive

Cutting-edge science addressing Dead Sea issues in a holistic way may eventually stabilize the whole region.The Dead Sea is anything but dead. But it is ailing. Human exploitation has taken its toll on the area over the last 40 years. …

Israel and US partner for prosperity

A new web site helps promote awareness of the ways American and Israeli businesses and consumers are working together as partners in prosperity.What in the world do graphic design, agriculture technology and legal services have in common? They are three …