We envision a free international press that takes a nuanced perspective, whether reporting on Israel’s successes or its failures, based on a deep understanding of Israel’s history, society, geostrategic environment, threats and challenges.
JPC offers journalists everything they need: Access to Israeli decision-makers and experts, briefings and press tours, professional facilities, friendly staff and a hub for networking, inspiration for a story and the exchange of ideas between colleagues, Club members enjoy our welcoming atmosphere and great cuisine at our Touro Restaurant, in one of Jerusalem’s most enchanting locations.
JPC hosts professional delegations of journalists who cover Israel, specializing in areas such as the Economy, Hi-tech, Cinema, Science, Food and more. The Club runs a variety of programs, including meetings with decision-makers and experts, guided tours, participation in international conferences and festivals, and home hospitality.
JPC offers aspiring journalists two programs: a 10-day professional press tour; and a 3-month fellowship program. These programs introduce participants to Israel’s geostrategic challenges and opportunities, along with its culture, industry and society, from a professional journalist’s point of view.
JPC promotes press freedom and freedom of expression through all of its activities, including a bi-annual international conference and an annual international youth cartoon competition.
We work with journalists worldwide, in 6 continents and 43 countries