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Ben Jablonski is a member of the National Board of Jewish National Fund and Chairman of JNF's Future Leadership. Since its inception, the JNF has planted over 240 million trees in Israel. It has also built over 200 dams and reservoirs (34 billion gallons of water storage capacity), invested in Israel's first commercial solar field and and established more than 1,000 parks. Ben is leading a new JNF initiative called "the Summit" which will focus on the scalability and cross-border collaboration around Israeli as well as other best in class water, agricultural and alternative energy initiatives in April 2013. The Summit will bring together key figures in sustainability, politics and entertainment in the desert of the USA - Red Rock, Nevada. Originally from Melbourne, Australia where he completed a law degree with honors. He currently resides in Manhattan, New York.

ARTICLES BY: Ben Jablonski


December 13, 2013 11:20 am
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Dead Sea-Red Sea Pipeline is a Game Changer for Jewish-Muslim Relations

The widely reported water sharing agreement this week between Israel, Jordan and the Palestinian Authority (PA) to link the Red Sea and the Dead Sea has...

November 11, 2012 10:32 am
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Following Sandy, Israel to Lead Summit on Sustainability Innovation

Proven solutions exist to help address human sustainability while politics prevents adoption in USA. Leading figures from the USA and Israel to gather in...

April 27, 2012 12:48 pm
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I Lost My Grass in Vegas

We all have a Vegas story ... and what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. But the Southern Nevada Water Authority (SNWA) realized 20...

January 21, 2011 1:56 pm
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Culture

Portugal Opens Inquiry Into Roman Abramovich’s Citizenship

The Portuguese authority responsible for nationality matters has opened an internal inquiry into the granting of citizenship to billionaire Chelsea...

Israeli Diplomat Slams Antisemitic, ‘Aggressive’ BDS Campaign Against Sydney Festival

Israel's Deputy Ambassador to Australia Ron Gerstenfeld called organizers...

World

UK Authorities Arrest Two Teens Linked to Texas Synagogue Hostage Standoff

British authorities have arrested two teenagers in connection with Saturday’s hostage siege in a synagogue in Colleyville, Texas, as the congregation's rabbi revealed new details of the harrowing ordeal. The arrest...

Middle East

Turkey’s Halkbank Shares Jump After US Prosecution Put on Hold

Turkey's Halkbank shares climbed more than 8% on Monday after a US appeals court put its prosecution by the federal government, for allegedly helping Iran evade American sanctions, on hold...

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