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Ambassador Alon Bar to represent Israel in Italy

The new Israeli Ambassador Alon Bar, in Rome last week, is ready for his mission in Italy. In the coming weeks he will officially present his credentials to the Head of State Sergio Mattarella. In the meantime, he met with …

Rothschild Foundation Hanadiv Europe Autumn 2022 Grant Programmes

Applications are open for the Rothschild Foundation Hanadiv Europe’s Autumn 2022 grant programs and welcome in several categories with deadline September 12. In the category Archives and libraries, the goal is to increase access to documents that will enhance future …

Working towards peace, step by step

“Every step that brings peace between people is blessed and desirable”. So rabbi Menachem Mendel Chitrik, Istanbul Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi and leader of the Islamic countries rabbinical alliance. “It is clear that if relations between Israel and Turkey improve, it …

“Ukraine fights for the whole West, Italians stay close to us”

“Italy should not forget Ukraine”. It is the appeal of Anastasia Vendrov, a member of the Florentine Jewish Community of Ukrainian origin, protagonist of a series of humanitarian initiatives that recently have brought comfort to the civilian population in many …

Western democracies and their inner fragilities

What is the state of health of Western democracies? Where is the Israeli society going? What are the more significative cultural processes in act? And what is happening in the Jewish communities in Europe and the rest of the world? …

Israel Corrado De Benedetti (1927-2022)

“Je me sentais trahi par l’Italie: c’était pas deux fascistes qui m’avaient arrêté, mais deux gendarmes en uniforme. Et puis, en Israël on voulait construire une société et un Pays meilleurs.” Israel Corrado De Benedetti racontait ainsi à Pagine Ebraiche, …