Jewish Agency vows to grow despite budget woes

25.06.2012                      05.Tammus. 5772

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Jewish Agency vows to grow despite budget woes

Sharansky: Fostering Jewish identity best way to encourage aliya.

Despite a steady and significant decline in its budget, the leader of one of the biggest Jewish NGOs in the world on Sunday said it would expand its operations. Jewish Agency chairman Natan Sharansky said that over the next few years, his outfit would send more emissaries to countries overseas in order to cultivate Jewish identity and bolster ties between Israel and the Diaspora….