We are deeply relieved that all of the hostages have been released.
We would like to thank all of the first responders including Colleyville Police Department, Texas Department of Public Safety, and FBI – Federal Bureau of Investigation as well as the people of Texas and elected officials for their response Greg Abbott, Mayor Richard Newton, Senator Ted Cruz, John Cornyn, Congresswoman Beth Van Duyne, Congressman Marc Veasey, Kelly Hancock, and Rep. Capriglione.
The Consulate would like to express our support for the Jewish community who has shown exceptional resilience and strength during this deeply troubling time. May the community begin the healing process.
The Consulate is actively monitoring the situation in Colleyville, TX where Consul General Livia Link-Raviv is en route to the scene to offer her support and stand with the community during this deeply concerning time. We are continuing to pray for the congregants, first responders, and the entire Jewish community.
serves as a reminder of our attachment to the land and the need to take care of the environment.
The Consulate was thrilled to work towards the City of Houston's mission of planting 4.6 million 🌳s in Houston by 2030, in honor of Tu BiShvat! Here we were able to contribute 800 saplings, showing 's commitment to combating climate change and expertise in forestry.🌱
We send our great thanks to our partners, Houston Wilderness, Jewish Federation of Greater Houston, Israeli American Council - IAC Houston, and City of Houston Department of Neighborhoods (DON) and State Senator Carol Alvarado, Harris County Precinct 2, Precinct 4 Commissioner R. Jack Cagle's Office, Council Member Abbie Kamin, and Congregation Beth Yeshurun for joining us for this very special day honoring Tu BiShvat.
The Consulate will be closed on Monday, January 17, 2022. We will reopen on Tuesday, January 18, 2022.
A Tel Aviv University | אוניברסיטת תל-אביב study has determined that thanks to advanced management methods and impressive technological creativity, the Arava Valley’s copper industry became the largest and most advanced smelting center in the ancient world.
Learn more about this discovery below!
As 2⃣0⃣2⃣2⃣ begins, look out for these 7 trends where could make an impact!
🔹Supply Chain Logistics & Delivery
🔹Semiconductors & Computer Chips
🔹Blockchain / Web3
🔬Researchers at Tel Aviv University | אוניברסיטת תל-אביב in have discovered a new mechanism for communication between 🦠viruses & bacteria: viruses weigh all options and make informed decisions similar to humans with Game Theory.
Learn more about this fascinating study here: https://bit.ly/31rP1ZU
Happy New Year from the team at the Consulate General of Israel to the Southwest!
Wishing you a safe New Year and may 2022 bring us all peace, joy, health, & happiness!🎉
The Consulate will be closed Friday, December 31, 2021. We will reopen on Monday, January 3, 2022.
Need a sweet to bake for your New Year's celebration?
Babka is one of the most popular, decadent desserts in Israel!
See how it’s made and give this recipe a try yourself:
The Consulate was thrilled to take part in sponsoring this beautiful art exhibition, featured in the Jewish Herald-Voice!
Read all about "Dance Peace" in the article below:
Did you know that bustling Tel Aviv is also home to beautiful natural sites like the Yarkon River?
The Yarkon River and the stunning views and nature that surrounds it, are perfect for Tel Avivians and visitors looking to relax after a long day.
Experience this peaceful oasis from afar on this special virtual tour.