The European Leadership Network (ELNET) is a leading NGO dedicated to strengthening Europe-Israel relations based on shared democratic values and strategic interests.

We are a non-governmental, nonpartisan network with offices in France, Germany, the United Kingdom, Belgium (EU and NATO), Poland, and Israel. Our programs provide platforms for senior European and Israeli policymakers to gain deeper insights into the mutual benefits of close relations; discuss geopolitical challenges; better understand the security threats Israel faces; explore Israeli solutions to European needs; and pursue new opportunities for partnerships in defense, trade, energy, food security, and tech innovation.


Times of Israel Op-Ed: Europe is repositioning itself and becoming more active on Israeli-Arab normalization

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Friends of ELNET Appoints New Chief Development Officer

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ELNET-Israel’s Monthly Newsletter – August 2023

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Historic Arrow 3 Deal Between Germany and Israel is Approved

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Israeli Expertise Empowering Crisis Management in NATO Frontier Countries

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Newsweek: ‘My Country Is On Fire:’ The Internal Strife Tearing Israel Apart

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ELNET is a non-profit organization dedicated to strengthening relations between Europe and Israel based on shared democratic values and strategic interests.



ELNET Germany works across the entire political spectrum to foster and develop Germany-Israel relations through strategic meetings, educational seminars, and delegations in both Germany and Israel.


ELNET Poland works locally to strengthen Poland-Israel cooperation, and hosts delegations of key elected officials, dealing with foreign and security affairs to Israel and Poland.

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ELNET EU & NATO organizes seminars, strategic dialogues, study visits and roundtables bringing together Israeli and EU political leaders around issues of critical importance to both.


Forum of Strategic Dialogue, part of ELNET network, along with Chatham House, organizes annual UK-Israel Strategic Dialogues bringing together policy makers and experts for a strategic discussion on shared challenges and opportunities.


ELNET France provides in-depth expertise and opportunities to French experts and decision-makers through publications, educational seminars and study visits to Israel in various specialized fields.


ELNET organizes study visits and delegations to Israel for a broad spectrum of Spanish decision-makers, officials and experts.


ELNET Israel provides broad opportunities for Israeli decision makers and opinion leaders to engage in a frank and open dialogue with their European counterparts, while locally supporting the work of the entire ELNET network.