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Welcome To ZAVIT – Israel's science and environment news agency

Searching for new Articles, interviews, experts’ opinions, photos and videos regarding science and environment in Israel?  ZAVIT is your gateway to Israeli environmental research.

ZAVIT is an initiative of The Israeli Society of Ecology and Environmental Sciences (established in 1970), and its unique online platform publishes accurate, unbiased, free-to-use information on a daily basis.

Our stories cover a wide range of environmental issues related to Israel: Green-tech, water, energy, climate change, health, agriculture and much more.

Our articles are published daily in media outlets of Israel. Among them: ynet, The Jerusalem Post, Haaretz and i24news and more.

We invite you to join us and get exclusive access to our stories and publish them. More information on how to do it is right here below.

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Zavit offers new and original content about science and environmental in Israel. Registered journalists enjoy full access to this unique content and can turn articles into exclusive stories (including contact details of interviewees and other relevant information).

As a registered journalist, you get permission to lock a story making it invisible to anyone else for 48 hours – with one click. Two hours before the 48-hour lock expires, you will receive an email notification from Zavit. You can decide to use the story, or release it making the story available for all other registered journalists.



Meet the Staff


Dr. Neta Lipman

Dr. Neta Lipman

CEO The Israel Society of Ecology and Environmental Sciences


neta@isees.org.il
972-523863105

Roi Bet Levi

Roi Bet Levi

Head of content & Communication


betlevi@isees.org.il
+972544442052

Ben Yishai Danieli

Ben Yishai Danieli

Editor in-chief


ben-yishai@isees.org.il
+972-54-5259961

Dr. Adi Levi

Dr. Adi Levi

Scientific director


adi.levi@isees.org.il
972-547881882







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