Jerusalem Press Release
|05/28/2020 - 13:13||
Opinion: Non-Obvious Scale Implications of Safety on AV System Design
In a Medium blog post, “The Challenge of Supporting AV at Scale,” Mobileye president and CEO Prof. Amnon Shashua explains why Mobileye is taking a redundant sensing approach to its autonomous vehicle (AV) system design and shows in an accompanying video how the company’s AVs can handle the challenge of driving in Jerusalem using only a camera-based sensing suite.
|05/28/2020 - 04:40||
Israel/OPT: Lift punitive travel ban on Amnesty campaigner
The Israeli authorities must immediately lift the apparently punitive travel ban imposed on Laith Abu Zeyad, Amnesty International’s Campaigner on Israel and Occupied Palestinian Territories (OPT), Amnesty International said today ahead of a court hearing this Sunday in a Jerusalem District Court .
|05/28/2020 - 02:48||
Germany supports WFP food assistance to vulnerable Palestinians
East Jerusalem – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) welcomed a contribution of €6 million (US$6.5 million) from the Government of Germany to cover the food needs of more than 300,000 non-refugees in Gaza and the West Bank for up to three months.
|05/27/2020 - 17:48||
ADL Calls on University Administrators to Take Further Action to Protect Jewish Students on Campus
New York, NY, May 27, 2020 … As universities begin preparing to reopen campuses in the fall semester, ADL (the Anti-Defamation League) is calling on administrators and faculty to take meaningful steps to ensure an inclusive campus climate for all students in response to a series of disturbing anti-Israel and antisemitic actions at U.S. colleges in 2019.
|05/20/2020 - 06:43||
Yoav Hasson is an Architect and Designer - Secure online brand
Yoav Hasson a director of secure online brand is an architect, He creates designs for new construction projects, alterations and redevelopments .He uses his specialist construction knowledge and high-level drawing skills to design buildings that are functional, safe, sustainable and aesthetically pleasing.
|05/18/2020 - 07:58||
India Provides US$ 2 Million to UNRWA for the Welfare of Palestine Refugees
The Government of India has contributed US$ 2 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) in support of the Agency?s core programmes and services, including education, health care, relief and social services. The contribution was presented to UNRWA by the Representative of India to State of Palestine, H.E. Mr.
|05/18/2020 - 02:48||
France helps WFP to provide food to vulnerable families in Gaza
Photo: WFP/Ali Jadallah, Family from Beit Hanoun in the North Gaza governorate gathering with their children over an Iftar meal. Amidst heightened hardships in the Gaza Strip, WFP electronic voucher assistance helps most vulnerable families purchase diverse and healthy food from local shops.
|05/15/2020 - 05:39||
JPost: ZOA criticizes Bidens call to restore funding to terrorist Palestinian Authority
T he Zionist Organization of America (ZOA), a prominent group associated with the right-wing of the Zionist movement, criticized former vice president and presumptive 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden ?s suggestion to resume US funding of the Palestinian Authority (PA), arguing that it violates American law, according to a Cleveland Jewish News report.
|05/14/2020 - 10:42||
ZOA: Pipes Makes Ad Hominem Attack on Critics & Repeats Fallacy-Filled Opposition to Israeli Sovereignty in Judea-Samaria
A few days ago, Daniel Pipes published a falsehood-filled New York Times op-ed opposing Israel’s application of her legally valid sovereignty over Judea, Samaria and the Jordan Valley. ZOA promptly wrote a detailed article demonstrating the fallacy of each argument in Pipes’ op-ed. Five (out of six) of Pipes’ arguments were mere fear-mongering about various parties’ reactions – fears that have been time and time again proven unwarranted. ZOA also debunked Pipes’ absurd assertion that “annexation” achieves nothing.
|05/14/2020 - 06:11||
NASAs Next Destination? Israelis Hopeful as Trident Team in the Finals
An incredibly accurate clock planned by the Weizmann Institute of Science, the Israeli Space Agency and an Israeli company could be on its way to Neptune’s largest moon in 2026.
|05/13/2020 - 23:30||
Academy Award-Winning Actress, Author, and Activist Natalie Portman, Closing Session Speaker at ALA Virtual
CHICAGO—Natalie Portman is an Academy Award-winning actress, director, producer, and activist whose credits include Leon: The Professional, Cold Mountain, Closer, V for Vendetta, the Star Wars franchise prequels, A Tale of Love and Darkness, Jackie and the forthcoming Thor: Love and Thunder. Born in Jerusalem, Israel, she is a graduate of Harvard University, and now lives with her family in Los Angeles. Natalie Portman’s Fables is her debut picture book. This session will take place on Friday, June 26, 2020, 1 p.m.
|05/13/2020 - 20:24||
Remembrance, Connection, Witness: The Making of a Holocaust Exhibit
It is he who heals the broken in spirit and binds up their wounds, he who numbers the stars one by one.”
|05/12/2020 - 11:37||
LA Jewish Journal: Has HIAS Disowned Its Jewishness and Partnered with Anti-Israel Groups?
Jewish-run nonprofit HIAS, which resettles refugees, has come under fire from Jewish groups, especially the Zionist Organization of America (ZOA), which alleges HIAS is in bed with figures and organizations associated with anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism.
|05/11/2020 - 15:18||
Sharing the Spirit of Easter in Bethlehem
CNEWA's office in Jerusalem helped distribute food and Easter candy for 500 families in Bethlehem — seeking to provide relief and support during the pandemic and lift the morale of the people.
|05/11/2020 - 13:54||
Canada supports WFP in helping vulnerable Palestinian families cope with increased hardship
JERUSALEM – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) welcomed a contribution of CAD$6 million (approximately US$4.3 million) from the Government of Canada to provide much-needed food assistance to Palestinians facing hardship in Gaza and the West Bank.
|05/10/2020 - 06:51||
UNRWA and MSF Inaugurate the Medical Isolation Centre in Siblin
Claudio Cordone, Minister of Public Health, Dr. Hamad Hassan, the Minister of Information Dr. Manal Abdel Samad and the Palestinian Ambassador to Lebanon, H.E. Ashraf Dabbour visit the UNRWA Siblin Training Centre in Saida, Lebanon.
|05/08/2020 - 16:07||
ZOA Condemns Bidens Plan to Give US Taxpayer Dollars to Terrorist Palestinian Authority
ZOA Also Condemns Biden Plan to Reopen Unlawful Terrorist PLO Mission in Washington and PA Consulate in Jerusalem SHARE THIS WITH YOUR FRIENDS.
|05/07/2020 - 23:23||
Daniel Pipes Op-Ed Opposing Israeli Sovereignty in Judea Samaria Filled with Absurd Falsehoods
Daniel Pipes’ fallacy-filled New York Times op-ed opposing Israeli legally valid sovereignty over Judea, Samaria and the Jordan Valley sounds like it came from the hostile-to-Israel far left. Instead, it came from Pipes, a well-known relentless “never-Trumper.”
|05/05/2020 - 07:53||
Oramed Pharmaceuticals to Present at the 80th American Diabetes Association Scientific Session, to be Held Virtually This Year in June
Oramed’s Chief Scientific Officer, Dr. Miriam Kidron, commented, “We are thrilled that the American Diabetes Association (ADA) granted us the opportunity to present three important posters regarding our oral insulin candidate, ORMD-0801. We look forward to sharing with ADA participants ORMD-0801’s impact on type-2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), with better diabetes control, as well as its impact on fatty liver in nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH).”
|05/04/2020 - 04:18||
BiondVax Announces Upcoming Expiration of Public Warrants
Warrants issued to underwriters in connection with our initial public offering in the United States will expire on May 11, 2020.
|05/01/2020 - 11:17||
Israeli annexation plans would lead to cascade of bad human rights consequences, says UN expert
Israeli annexation plans would lead to “cascade of bad human rights consequences”, says UN expert GENEVA (1 May 2020) – An independent UN human rights expert warned today that the new Israeli coalition government's plan to proceed with annexing significant parts of the occupied West Bank, including the Jordan Valley, will create "a cascade of bad human rights consequences".
|05/01/2020 - 09:26||
Linley Processor Conference 2020 Keynote
The Linley Processor Conference always opens with a keynote by Linley Gwenapp giving an overview of processors in whatever is the hottest area. Most of the other presentations during the conference tend to be in the hottest area, so it sets a context into which the other presentations slot. In the distant past, the focus was on data center processors. Then the most important processors in the world were all mobile.
|05/01/2020 - 06:37||
King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KSRelief) and UNRWA sign US$1 million Contribution for COVID-19 Response in Gaza
His Excellency Dr. Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al-Rabiah, General Supervisor of the King Salman Center and UNRWA Commissioner-General Philippe Lazzarini sign the contribution agreement via video conference.
|05/01/2020 - 05:43||
Sporting icons star in new Sky Sports advert
Ben Stokes, Rory McIlroy, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Katie Taylor join a host of stars from the world of sport to feature in a new Sky Sports campaign calling on fans to continue to be part of sport from the safety of their homes.
|04/30/2020 - 21:42||
UNRWA in Jordan Launch Comprehensive "Education Cannot Wait" Distance Learning Programme
UNRWA student Omar Iyad Mohammed uses a distance learning platform from his home in Jabal el Hussein refugee camp, Jordan.