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Nov 8, 2018, 11:01 PM
Continuing the Legacy of Israel’s Greatest Dreamer
The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines innovation as “the act or process of introducing new ideas, devices, or methods.” There are few places on the planet where this definition is being applied at a more rapid pace, and with such astounding, internationally...
Oct 22, 2018, 7:43 PM
Israel’s Innovative Water Solutions: From Striking a Rock to Desalination
In July, I arrived in Israel as a representative of Development Corporation for Israel/Israel Bonds. My mission: to uncover the myriad ways in which David Ben-Gurion’s promise of “a much brighter future” – a promise made at the Israel...
Sep 20, 2018, 7:08 PM
Exploring Israel’s Biggest Infrastructure Project Ever, 82 Ft Below Street Level
In convening the Israel Bonds founding conference at Jerusalem’s King David Hotel in September 1950, Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion assured assembled delegates of “a much brighter future that is not far away.” Arriving in Israel in July as a representative...
Oct 29, 2016, 7:10 PM
Israel Railways Gets Ready for “A Whole New Ballgame”
In August, I journeyed to Israel on behalf of Development Corporation/Israel Bonds, the organization that has helped build every sector of Israel’s economy. My goal: to find the alternate Israel, the Israel beyond perceptions of conflict and controversy. The search...
Sep 5, 2016, 3:39 PM
Escape from trash mountain
How a massive landfill became a global model of sustainability, an oasis of green serenity in Greater Tel Aviv
James Galfund is National Director of Marketing & Communications for Development Corporation for Israel/Israel Bonds. He is a regular visitor to Israel, where he’s always on the lookout for an amazing and unexpected experience.