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The Austin Jewish Film Festival🍿 is running from November 11th-16th!Make sure to tune in to their special pre-festival c...
10/28/2021

The Austin Jewish Film Festival🍿 is running from November 11th-16th!

Make sure to tune in to their special pre-festival comedy night with one of #Israel's top comedians, Guri Alfi, on Tuesday, November 2nd at 7:30 p.m.

🎟️Tickets: https://bit.ly/3miuiQ5

The Austin Jewish Film Festival🍿 is running from November 11th-16th!

Make sure to tune in to their special pre-festival comedy night with one of #Israel's top comedians, Guri Alfi, on Tuesday, November 2nd at 7:30 p.m.

🎟️Tickets: https://bit.ly/3miuiQ5

🌎Join us for the #Climate #Innovation Summit on November 2nd at 10am ET, live from #Israel!Here we will learn all about ...
10/26/2021

🌎Join us for the #Climate #Innovation Summit on November 2nd at 10am ET, live from #Israel!

Here we will learn all about Israel's climate innovation and climate #tech startups that are tackling climate change.

🔗Register:https://bit.ly/3mdcEx1

🌎Join us for the #Climate #Innovation Summit on November 2nd at 10am ET, live from #Israel!

Here we will learn all about Israel's climate innovation and climate #tech startups that are tackling climate change.

🔗Register:https://bit.ly/3mdcEx1

Join Austin Film Festival for a screening of Israeli made film🎥 "The Elephant in the Mall".The screening will take place...
10/22/2021

Join Austin Film Festival for a screening of Israeli made film🎥 "The Elephant in the Mall".

The screening will take place on October 23rd at 12:30 PM & October 26th at 1:00 PM. The film can also be viewed virtually💻 beginning at 12:30 PM on October 23rd.

🔗Link for more information: https://bit.ly/3b3b5LC

Join Austin Film Festival for a screening of Israeli made film🎥 "The Elephant in the Mall".

The screening will take place on October 23rd at 12:30 PM & October 26th at 1:00 PM. The film can also be viewed virtually💻 beginning at 12:30 PM on October 23rd.

🔗Link for more information: https://bit.ly/3b3b5LC

Mark your calendar for #WebinarWednesday on October 27 at 11:00 a.m. CT. Diversity and Inclusion in Israel: How is the J...
10/21/2021
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Mark your calendar for #WebinarWednesday on October 27 at 11:00 a.m. CT. Diversity and Inclusion in Israel: How is the Jewish State Also a Shared Society? will feature Bedouin Prof. Sarab Abu-Rabia-Queder, BGU Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion; and Prof. Guy Ben-Porat, Chair of BGU’s Department of Politics and Government. It promises to be a thoughtful conversation. Americans for Ben-Gurion University

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Discover how BGU’s commitment to social responsibility, justice and equality reflects a shared multicultural Israeli society. Meet Prof. Sarab Abu-Rabia Queder, the first Arab woman from the Negev promoted to professor at BGU, and top political expert Prof. Guy Ben-Porat, who will discuss how BGU ...

Join us and the Jewish Book Council to tune in and watch More Than I Love My Life: A Book Con­ver­sa­tion with David Gro...
10/18/2021
More Than I Love My Life: A Book Conversation with David Grossman and Marilyn Hassid

Join us and the Jewish Book Council to tune in and watch More Than I Love My Life: A Book Con­ver­sa­tion with David Gross­man and Mar­i­lyn Hassid this Wednesday, October 20th at 12:30pm ET. 📖

Get your free ticket 🎟🎟 here:
https://www.jewishbookcouncil.org/events/more-than-i-love-my-life-a-book-conversation-with-david-grossman-and-marilyn-hassid

This event will be from 12:30-1:30 PM ET.

The Consulate was honored to commemorate Hispanic Heritage Month with an incredible program featuring Congresswoman Rep....
10/14/2021

The Consulate was honored to commemorate Hispanic Heritage Month with an incredible program featuring Congresswoman Rep. Sylvia Garcia, Martha C Fernandez Kattan VP of News at Noticias 45 Houston, Consul General of Mexico in Houston Alicia Kerber Palma Consulado General de México en Houston, Lenora Sorola-Pohlman Co-Chair of the Mayor's Hispanic Advisory Board, and President & CEO of Nation Waste Inc., Maria Rios, moderated by ABC13-Mayra Moreno.

A very special evening honoring these distinguished Latina leaders, their trailblazing work, and the incredible impact they have made and continue to make here in Houston.

Friends in Dallas! Check out "In the Director's Chair Sits a Woman" on Oct 3rd at 1PM. This documentary🎥 features 26 wom...
09/30/2021
In the Director's Chair Sits a Woman

Friends in Dallas! Check out "In the Director's Chair Sits a Woman" on Oct 3rd at 1PM. This documentary🎥 features 26 women who directed narrative feature films in #Israel & highlights their personal experiences sitting in the Director’s Chair!

Tickets:https://bit.ly/3uhPQib
Dallas VideoFest

26 women who directed narrative feature films in Israel share their own personal experience of sitting in the director’s chair.

09/27/2021

The Consulate will be closed September 28th-29th. We will reopen on Thursday, September 30, 2021.

Texas has officially added Ben & Jerry's and Unilever to its list of companies that boycott Israel.We commend Texas Comp...
09/24/2021
Texas takes steps to divest from Ben & Jerry’s following settlement boycott

Texas has officially added Ben & Jerry's and Unilever to its list of companies that boycott Israel.

We commend Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar for making this important step forward against the antisemitic boycott of Israel.

Ice cream giant, parent company added to state's list of companies that boycott Israel, which will likely see Texas divest $100 million in state pension funds within 90 days

09/20/2021

The Consulate will be closed September 21st-22nd. We will reopen on Thursday, September 23, 2021.

As the Jewish holiday of #YomKippur begins tonight at sundown, we would like to wish all who are observing a G'mar Chati...
09/15/2021

As the Jewish holiday of #YomKippur begins tonight at sundown, we would like to wish all who are observing a G'mar Chatima Tova.

May you have a meaningful holiday and an easy fast.

As the Jewish holiday of #YomKippur begins tonight at sundown, we would like to wish all who are observing a G'mar Chatima Tova.

May you have a meaningful holiday and an easy fast.

09/15/2021

One year ago, the #AbrahamAccords set a milestone for peace in the region.

They created lasting opportunities for regional and multinational cooperation in energy, sustainability, security, and more.

We look forward to strengthening & expanding this circle of peace.

09/15/2021

The Consulate will be closed on Thursday, September 16th. We will reopen on Friday, September 17, 2021.

09/14/2021

The Consulate will be closed today, September 14th. We will reopen tomorrow on Wednesday, September 15, 2021.

09/14/2021
#TalkingPeace Marathon - Part 2

This is Part 2 of our Talking Peace Marathon! We are marking the one year anniversary of the Abraham accords, a milestone for peace in the region, and this is a one-of-a-kind event to celebrate.

Join the Israel MFA, our spokesperson Lior Haiat & special guests for a 12-hour marathon of back to back interviews "Talking Peace" from six continents & 100 plus countries🌎🌍🌏!

09/14/2021
#TalkingPeace Marathon

On September 14th, we'll mark the one year anniversary of the Abraham accords, a milestone for peace in the region, and we're hosting a one-of-a-kind event to celebrate!

Join the Israel MFA, our spokesperson Lior Haiat & special guests for a 12-hour marathon of back to back interviews "Talking Peace" from six continents & 100 plus countries🌎🌍🌏!

On the 20th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks, we honor & remember the victims and recognize the coura...
09/11/2021

On the 20th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks, we honor & remember the victims and recognize the courage of those who acted to save the lives of others.

Today and every day, Israel stands with our closest ally, the U.S.

In the photo: Israel's 9/11 Living Memorial. Located in the Jerusalem hills, the monument commemorates the victims of September 11, 2001, including five Israeli citizens who perished in the attacks.

On the 20th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks, we honor & remember the victims and recognize the courage of those who acted to save the lives of others.

Today and every day, Israel stands with our closest ally, the U.S.

In the photo: Israel's 9/11 Living Memorial. Located in the Jerusalem hills, the monument commemorates the victims of September 11, 2001, including five Israeli citizens who perished in the attacks.

Standing by our friends when they need us most!This past week, the Consulate donated generators to synagogues, Jewish re...
09/09/2021

Standing by our friends when they need us most!

This past week, the Consulate donated generators to synagogues, Jewish residents, & businesses in Louisiana following the destruction by #HurricaneIda.

Thank you Jewish Federation of Greater New Orleans for your help in delivering resources to those affected.

09/06/2021

"I wish you all, dear brothers and sisters from around the world, a year of health and of coming together. Take care of each other, and know that Israel is your home away from home."- President יצחק (בוז'י) הרצוג - Isaac Herzog on the occasion of #RoshHashanah.

09/06/2021

Shanah Tovah to all who are celebrating #RoshHashanah, the Jewish New Year!

The Consulate is sending sweet🍯 wishes for a new year filled with good health, peace, and lots of happiness.

09/05/2021

The Consulate will be closed September 6th-8th. We will reopen on Thursday, September 9, 2021.

An early #RoshHashanah celebration, complete with apples🍎 & honey🍯 and wishes for a sweet new year!From our Consulate fa...
09/03/2021

An early #RoshHashanah celebration, complete with apples🍎 & honey🍯 and wishes for a sweet new year!

From our Consulate family to yours, wishing you a #ShanaTova!

Join Austin Jewish Film Festival September 4th-12th for a virtual screening of "A Starry Sky Above the Roman Ghetto"🎞️. ...
09/03/2021

Join Austin Jewish Film Festival September 4th-12th for a virtual screening of "A Starry Sky Above the Roman Ghetto"🎞️. Tune in for a story about interlacing the past and present and the importance of memory and coexistence.

Ticket information🎟️: https://austinjff.org/events/starry-sky/

Join Austin Jewish Film Festival September 4th-12th for a virtual screening of "A Starry Sky Above the Roman Ghetto"🎞️. Tune in for a story about interlacing the past and present and the importance of memory and coexistence.

Ticket information🎟️: https://austinjff.org/events/starry-sky/

IndieCity, #Israel's Indie-Festival is off to a great start! Check out the first clip from this year's festival featurin...
09/01/2021
עומר מושקוביץ - ים יבשה Omer Moskovitz -Yam Yabasha

IndieCity, #Israel's Indie-Festival is off to a great start! Check out the first clip from this year's festival featuring עומר מושקוביץ - Omer Moskovich below. This beautiful musical performance was filmed
at the lowest point in the world, the Dead Sea!

Follow Indie City's YouTube channel for new performances: https://www.youtube.com/c/IndieCity/featured

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bwr8DpVGXBY&list=PL4QSYm8ILRD9Q8f5u4ERo3XWm6s43aWE7&index=2

A Decade to Indie City Project // A Cross Country EditionOmer Moskovich - Yam Yabasha is a music video made for the Indie City Project Season #10---עשור לאינ...

Join the Consulate for PRISM 34, Austin's LGBTQ+ Film Festival's screening of "Kiss Me Kosher"🎥. Catch the film at the G...
08/31/2021

Join the Consulate for PRISM 34, Austin's LGBTQ+ Film Festival's screening of "Kiss Me Kosher"🎥. Catch the film at the Galaxy Theatre Austin on Sept 2nd at 7PM or on their virtual platform for online viewing on Sept 4th at 9am.

🔗agliff.org/schedule
🎟️Promo code for a $2 discount: Israel2OFF (case sensitive).
Agliff

🔹What makes the #Israeli startup ecosystem, which is ranked 3rd in the Global Startup Ecosystem Index, so effective?!🔹Wh...
08/26/2021

🔹What makes the #Israeli startup ecosystem, which is ranked 3rd in the Global Startup Ecosystem Index, so effective?!
🔹What is the vision for 🇮🇱's high-#tech industry in the post pandemic era?

Register to learn this & more about the Start-Up Nation on August 29th at 12 PM ET:🔗https://bit.ly/3jl3Gwo

🔹What makes the #Israeli startup ecosystem, which is ranked 3rd in the Global Startup Ecosystem Index, so effective?!
🔹What is the vision for 🇮🇱's high-#tech industry in the post pandemic era?

Register to learn this & more about the Start-Up Nation on August 29th at 12 PM ET:🔗https://bit.ly/3jl3Gwo

08/13/2021
Taste of Israel - Sabich

Need a new recipe to make over the weekend?

Sabich is one of #Israel’s tastiest culinary creations! This sandwich has everything: crunchy fried eggplant, rich tahini, fresh vegetables, amba, a colorful and flavor-packed pickled mango sauce.

Click below to see how it's made:

Today, FM Yair Lapid - יאיר לפיד inaugurated the #Israeli Liaison Office in #Rabat in the presence of Moroccan Deputy FM...
08/12/2021

Today, FM Yair Lapid - יאיר לפיד inaugurated the #Israeli Liaison Office in #Rabat in the presence of Moroccan Deputy FM Mohcine Jazouli.

David Govrin, Head of the Israeli Mission to Morocco marked the opening of the office by placing a mezuzah at the entrance.

A truly historic moment!

This past year has shown us the growing need for creative and innovative medical solutions.Click the video below to lear...
08/11/2021
BioConvergence - The future of medicine

This past year has shown us the growing need for creative and innovative medical solutions.

Click the video below to learn all about Israel's hi-tech environment and innovation that is leading the way in Bio-Convergence!

The past year showed us that the growing need to combine innovative technologies used in developing more precise, personalized medicines and treatments is al...

Israel is sharing its knowledge in the fields of water #tech, seawater desalination, drought-resistant agriculture, rene...
08/10/2021
After UN warning, Israel sees diplomatic opening in combating climate cataclysm

Israel is sharing its knowledge in the fields of water #tech, seawater desalination, drought-resistant agriculture, renewable energy, & more to help countries around the world🌎 combat the climate crisis.

Click below to hear about how 🇮🇱's climate innovation can assist us all in adapting to climate change:

Jewish state can share tech on water use, agriculture, reforestation and more to advance 'climate diplomacy' with international community, Foreign Ministry head says

The Consulate is excited to welcome Consul General of Israel to the Southwest, Livia Link-Raviv, to Houston!Consul Gener...
08/05/2021

The Consulate is excited to welcome Consul General of Israel to the Southwest, Livia Link-Raviv, to Houston!

Consul General Link-Raviv will represent Israel in Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, & Oklahoma.

We are very excited to see her continue to strengthen the political, economic, academic, cultural, and community ties that already exist between Israel and the Southwest United States.

Welcome Consul General Livia Link-Raviv!

The Consulate is excited to welcome Consul General of Israel to the Southwest, Livia Link-Raviv, to Houston!

Consul General Link-Raviv will represent Israel in Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, & Oklahoma.

We are very excited to see her continue to strengthen the political, economic, academic, cultural, and community ties that already exist between Israel and the Southwest United States.

Welcome Consul General Livia Link-Raviv!

Today we are honored to welcome Deputy Foreign Minister, Idan Roll - עידן רול and הראל סקעת - Harel Skaat to the Consula...
08/04/2021

Today we are honored to welcome Deputy Foreign Minister, Idan Roll - עידן רול and הראל סקעת - Harel Skaat to the Consulate here in Houston. We are always happy to do our part in serving the citizens of Israel.

The Consulate's incoming Consul General, Livia Link-Raviv was honored to attend a ceremony yesterday commemorating the c...
08/04/2021
Texas, Egypt, Israel commemorate 40 years of peace

The Consulate's incoming Consul General, Livia Link-Raviv was honored to attend a ceremony yesterday commemorating the creation of the Multinational Force & Observers (MFO). Israel is grateful for those who have served in support of the MFO mission, such as the Texas National Guard.

After four decades of enduring peace, Maj. Gen. Tracy R. Norris, the Texas Adjutant General, U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul, Barakat Elleithy, the Minister Plenipotentiary, Embassy of the Arab Republic of Egypt, and Livia Link-Raviv, Consul General of Israel in Houston, commemorated the signing of the Egy...

Thank you Governor Kevin Stitt, Lt. Governor Matt Pinnell, Senator James Lankford, Senator Jim Inhofe, Congressman Markw...
08/02/2021
Party leaders condemn Facebook post comparing vaccine mandate to Holocaust

Thank you Governor Kevin Stitt, Lt. Governor Matt Pinnell, Senator James Lankford, Senator Jim Inhofe, Congressman Markwayne Mullin, Senator Greg Treat, and Charles McCall for your condemnation of the recent Facebook post comparing COVID-19 vaccine mandates to the persecution of millions of Jews during the Holocaust.

GOP party leaders condemned a social media post from the Oklahoma Republican Party which featured a Yellow Star of David shown with “unvaccinated” across the front.

Wishing you a peaceful Shabbat from the Negev Desert in southern Israel! #ShabbatShalom📸: Avi Theret
07/16/2021

Wishing you a peaceful Shabbat from the Negev Desert in southern Israel! #ShabbatShalom

📸: Avi Theret

Wishing you a peaceful Shabbat from the Negev Desert in southern Israel! #ShabbatShalom

📸: Avi Theret

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24 Greenway Plz
Houston, TX
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Israel Consulate General to the Southwest United States

Opening Hours

Monday 9:30am - 12:30pm
Tuesday 9:30am - 12:30pm
Wednesday 9:30am - 12:30pm
Thursday 9:30am - 12:30pm
Friday 9:30am - 12:30pm

Telephone

(832) 301-3500

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